Beyoncé makes rare statement to thank fans for their 'love and protection' following Renaissance album leak

Beyoncé made a rare statement to thank fans as she revealed her gratitude towards fans who reported her Renaissance album leak

Beyoncé made a rare statement
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Beyoncé made a rare statement on social media as she addressed the leak of her newly released album and sincerely thanked fans for not streaming it illegally.

"So, the album leaked, and you all actually waited until the proper release time so you all can enjoy it together," began the star in a handwritten note that was photographed and posted on Twitter.

"I've never seen anything like it," said Beyoncé. "I can't thank y'all enough for your love and protection. I appreciate you for calling out anyone that was trying to sneak into the club early."

The singer added that this means so much to her and she appreciated her fan's commitment and support. "It means the world to me. Thank you for your unwavering support. Thank you for being patient. We are going to take our time and enjoy the music," said the former Destiny's Child member. "I will continue to give my all and do my best to bring you joy. I love you deep."

Fans loved this adorable message from Beyoncé and many took to social media to share their love for the star and the album. "You have the best fans in the world Bey! We loveee you ...This is the best album ever made," said one fan.

"Beyoncé tweeting US A LETTER???," said another fan who was overwhelmed by the sweet message. "Thank you SO MUCH BABY! we really appreciate all your hard work on this project. and thank you for your art. it means the world to me, i'm in tears. like, literally. you did it again B!" said another.


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Beyoncé's album was officially released on Friday, July 29, 2022, and fans are already obsessed with the new songs from the singer, including the single Break My Soul, which is already topping the charts. 

The album consists of 16 songs including Summer Renaissance, I'm That Girl, America Has A Problem and Church Girl. This is Beyoncé's first album in six years since the release of her Lemonade album which was a cultural reset for many upon its release. It can be expected that many of these songs will soon be topping the charts in the UK, US, and across the world.

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