Following the release of ‘Lemonade,’ Beyonce attended the Met Gala alone on May 2. Jay Z was nowhere to be found, which only fueled speculation about there being trouble in paradise. But HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY learned why Jay Z stayed away, and the reason may surprise you.
Does Jay Z‘s absence at the 2016 Met Gala on May 2 help support all those rumors about the rapper cheating on Beyonce? After all, why else would she go alone? Well, before you worry too much, HollywoodLife.com has EXCLUSIVELY discovered by HOVA stayed home, and it’s not bad as you think. Find out here!
“Jay Z opted to let Beyonce attend the Met Gala on her own. He wanted her to have a night that was solely dedicated to her, fashion and what the ball is all about. He felt like he could better support her by staying out of the limelight, and avoid any possible ‘Becky’ drama. He wanted to let the light just shine on her, and let her soak it up,” a source tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
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Obviously, Jay Z has been dogged by cheating rumors ever since Beyonce released her new album, Lemonade, on April 23. The lyrics are all about cheating and another woman known as “Becky with the good hair.” Whether or not he actually cheated on Beyonce probably would have overshadowed Beyonce’s appearance at the Met Gala, had he gone. So we’re kind of glad he didn’t. And she looked amazing! So the attention was focused on the right thing Monday evening — her epic latex gown.
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Was it good that Jay Z let Beyonce go to the Met Gala on her own? Or should he have gone? Tell us below.