The album, which probes betrayal, jealousy, revenge and rage, was released online on Saturday, immediately after an HBO showing of the âvisual albumâ version.
BeyoncÃ©'s new 'Lemonade' film maintains her queenly air while tackling urgent themes.
The album soars when BeyoncÃ© is at her most aggrieved
The story she's telling this time, that of a woman wronged, is universal, but the way she's delivered it is a crystal-clear representation of the black female experience.
Our instant reactions to Bey's surprise release.
Jaws dropped asÂ BeyoncÃ©debuted her visual albumÂ LemonadeÂ on HBO, and not just because it'sÂ brand-...
The album is her story of discovering infidelity, wrestling with it, and ultimately forgiving it. It's the most most cohesive album of her career.