They are perhaps the most powerful couple in music world. Beyoncé and Jay-Z have seen it all in their 20-year-long relationship and is known to be a fiercely private pair. From smash-hit collaborations and adventures in parenting, to the infamous elevator incident and infidelity rumours, here’s all you need to know about Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s love story.
In a nutshell, Beyoncé and Jay-Z met in 1999-2000 and their initial friendship laid the foundation of their love story. On April 4, 2008, the couple tied the knot in a private ceremony and welcomed their first daughter Blue Ivy Carter on January 7, 2012.
The elevator incident between Beyoncé sister Solange and Jay-Z reportedly over the latter’s alleged infidelities sparked rumours of the couple heading for a divorce. But the duo battled the storm and in 2017 they announced the arrival of their twins.
To say that the couple have had their fair share of relationship challenges would be an understatement. And yet, despite the challenges, they’ve been able to not only stay together but become even stronger with time. With three beautiful children and 12 years of marriage under their belt, here’s to this ultimate power couple.