Beyonce drops new single: ‘Formation’

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When it rains Beyonce it pours Beyonce. One day before taking the stage with Coldplay at the Super Bowl 50 halftime show, the singer dropped her first new single since 2014. “Formation” is available to stream and download free, exclusively through Tidal. The video features references to Hurricane Katrina, Louisiana Creole culture and a guest appearance from her daughter Blue Ivy.

Warning: Song contains explicit lyrics 

Fans suspected something was in the works given how quiet Beyonce has been leading up to the halftime show. As one might imagine, they are extremely pleased with the news.