Beyonce premiered her HBO special Lemonade earlier tonight, which ended up being a film set to her new album of the same name, which was surprised-released at the same time. It features the excellent single "Formation" that came out earlier this year as the closing track, and there are also songs featuring Jack White, James Blake, Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd, Diplo and more, plus strings by Jon Brion, writing credits from Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig and Father John Misty, and more. Samples include Yeah Yeah Yeahs' "Maps," Led Zeppelin's "When the Levee Breaks," Animal Collective's "My Girls," and more.

The album is a Tidal exclusive and you can stream it below. UPDATE (4/25): It's out now on iTunes too, and it will be out physically on May 6.


1. “Pray You Catch Me” (prod. by Kevin Garrett and Beyoncé)
2. “Hold Up” (prod. by Diplo, Beyoncé and Ezra Koenig)
3. “Don’t Hurt Yourself” (Feat. Jack White) (prod. by Jack White and Beyoncé)
4. “Sorry” (prod. by Melo-X, Beyoncé and Wynter Gordon)
5. “6 Inch” (Feat. The Weeknd) (prod. by DannyBoyStyles, Ben Billions, Beyoncé and Boots)
6. “Daddy Lessons” (prod. by Beyoncé)
7. “Love Drought” (prod. by Mike Dean #MWA for Dean’s List)
8. “Sandcastles” (prod. by Beyoncé and Vincent Berry II)
9. “Forward” (Feat. James Blake) (prod. by James Blake and Beyoncé)
10. “Freedom” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar) (prod. by Jonny Coffer, Beyoncé and Just Blaze)
11. “All Night” (prod. by Diplo and Beyoncé)
12. “Formation” (prod. by Mike Will Made-It and Beyoncé)


Bey will tour later this year, including two shows at Citi Field.

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