The previous Future’s Youngster singer had an opportunity to reunite together with her bff and “sister” Bey when her and Michelle Williams joined Mrs. Carter on stage eventually 12 months’s Coachella competition.
The HBCU impressed set for Beyoncé’s efficiency was all followers might discuss, as Queen Bey channeled the Black school expertise via reside band variations of her hit classics, in addition to Greek-inspired costumes, dances and total set aesthetic.
Only a day after the premiere of the #Beychella documentary, Rowland took to her social media to induce highschool college students to noticeably think about enrolling in an HBCU.
“I by no means went to school, as a result of I used to be touring. Had I gone, it might have most positively been an HBCU! For my excessive schoolers on the market, who’ve the chance to, select an HBCU! Everybody I do know who has [attended one] BRAGS in regards to the expertise and I take in each story and fake I used to be there.
Rowland went on to say that her time on final 12 months’s Coachella stage was the closest she’d ever been to a real HBCU expertise, and thanked Beyonce for the chance:
“I didn’t should fake in rehearsals, I had a glimpse of the sensation.
Thanks sis, for an expertise I’ll always remember! I like you, genius! For those who haven’t but seen Homecoming, test it out!”
In ‘Homecoming,’ Beyonce revealed her personal previous needs to attend a traditionally Black institute, particularly Texas State College. However like Rowland, the Texas-bred Bey was unable to attend because of the burgeoning success of Future’s Youngster.
Beyoncé and Kelly could have by no means had an opportunity to stroll a commencement stage, however there isn’t a doubt that they’ve slayed numerous levels of their lifetime.