Normally, Bey keeps her acceptance speeches rather short thanking her family, husband and daughter Blue. This time, with the current racial climate of the country, Beyonce read from a prepared speech explaining why she decided to create her award winning Lemonade.
With a crowd full of people offering a standing ovation, and cheers from her babygirl Blue, dressed head-to-toe in pink, Beyonce said the purpose of her work is to hopefully inspire everyone–young,
old, black and white–they are capable.
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— The FADER (@thefader) February 13, 2017