Rachel Roy inserted herself into the Beyonce ‘Lemonade’ drama by hinting that she’s Becky, so of course people are scrambling to learn more about this woman who has a close friendship with Jay Z! Click through to learn five important facts about the fashion designer!
Rachel Roy, 42, really dug herself a hole on April 24, when she teased on Instagram that she’s “Becky with the good hair” from Beyonce‘s Lemonade track “Sorry.” Did Jay Z, 46, allegedly cheat on Beyonce, 34, with Rachel? That’s what the Beyhive is starting to think! Click through to learn more about the famous fashion designer who’s very “close” with Jay Z!
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She’s a prolific fashion designer
Rachel got her start as an intern at Rocawear, rising to become the creative director of the women’s and children’s divisions. She launched the Rachel Roy fashion label in 2005, and swiftly became famous. In 2009, she launched the more affordable RACHEL Rachel Roy collection, and now designs jewelry as well.
She was married to Jay Z’s frenemy Damon Dash
Rachel married Damon Dash, the co-founder of Rock-A-Fella Records and Rocawear (both co-owned with him by Jay Z, his sometimes-friend), in 2005. They divorced in 2009. Together they have two daughters: 16-year-old Ava Dash, and 7-year-old Talulah Dash. The split was so volatile that Rachel filed a three-year restraining order for herself and the girls against Damon following the divorce.
She’s best friends with Kim Kardashian
Rachel and Kim Kardashian, 35, are totally tight, and Kim is frequently seen wearing her friend’s clothes and accessories. There both post cute pics of North and Ava spending time together.
She may be the reason for Jay Z and Solange’s elevator fight
Who could forget the most shocking fight of 2014? When Solange, 39, was caught on CCTV punching her brother-in-law in an elevator after the Met Gala at their hotel, it was incredibly confusing. That is, until it came out that Solange was allegedly taking him to task for his “close friendship” with Rachel. Prior to this, Solange reportedly got in Rachel’s face at a Met Gala after-party Boom Boom Room for getting too close to Jay Z. Beyonce and Jay Z broke things up, but
She may be “Becky with the good hair”
This…is not good. After Beyonce sang her heart out “Sorry,” the fourth track from her new powerhouse album, Lemonade, Rachel responded with some perceived shade. “Sorry” is about how a cheating guy’s lame apology isn’t good enough for her — and he should just call “Becky with the good hair.” Rachel posted an Instagram talking about her good hair, and getting rid of drama. Um, obviously the Beyhive wasn’t having it!
HollywoodLifers, do you think Rachel cheated with Jay Z? Tell us in the comments!