Jay Z, Beyoncé reportedly posted bail for Ferguson, Baltimore protesters

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Music's number one power couple reportedly used some of their fortune to post bail for protesters in Ferguson and Baltimore. According to an article posted in Hip Hop magazine, Complex, Activist @DreamHampton told Jay Z and Beyoncé that money was needed to bail out protesters. Hampton says the couple wired tens of thousands of dollars within minutes.

In addition to the wired funds, the activist also tweeted that the couple wrote a rather large check to support the #BlackLivesMatter campaign.

Neither Jay Z nor Beyoncé have commented.

For more on this story visit complex.com/music/2015/05/dream-hampton-talks-ferguson-baltimore-protests-jay-z.