As Glasgow was tonight’s pit stop on Beyonce‘s hotly selling ‘Formation’ world tour, the pop diva seized the opportunity to shine a global spotlight on the recent senseless killings of African American men Alton Sterling and Philando Castile – both at the hands of American police authorities.
Taking to the stage to perform an a capella rendition of her stirring release, ‘Freedom’ (found aboard her #1 album ‘Lemonade’), Bey paid homage to a number of victims tragically slain under circumstances similar to Sterling and Castile’s – even adding their names as the first listed for tributed.
Tuck in below to hear highlights from the performance:
— Beyoncé Always (@beyoncealways) July 7, 2016
The performance comes just hours after the Grammy winning singer took to Instagram to urge fans to take action against injustice. See her full statement by clicking here.