Beyonce Launches Formation Scholarship and releases Lemonade collection
Beyoncé released a surprise merch collection to celebrate the one year anniversary of Lemonade, her visual best selling album of 2016. The album which caused mayhem in the music world for its visuals, deep track list and songs which seemed to may have been directed to Jay-Z cheating.
Although she may have lost the Grammy album of the year award to Adele, Beyonce’s “Lemonade” was the world’s top-selling album of 2016 according to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry market report issued Tuesday.
The merch collection dropped on her website and features everything from ‘Boy Bye’ tees, Lemonade ‘recipe’ jumpers, baseball bat knickers and ‘Hold Up’ joggers. It’s everything we could hope for and more, perfect for summer.
To add to the celebration of the one-year anniversary of Lemonade, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter announces the establishment of Formation Scholars awards for the 2017-2018 academic year, to encourage and support young women who are unafraid to think outside the box and are bold, creative, conscious and confident.
Beyonce is collaborating with Berklee College of Music, Howard University, Parsons School of Design and Spelman College, all of which are in the States to run the scholarships. “Four scholarships will be awarded, one per college, to female incoming, current or graduate students pursuing studies in creative arts, music, literature or African-American studies,” she explained.
The songstress is currently expecting twins and has been showing off her beautiful baby bump on instagram.
Beyonce is definitely making big moves not only in music, but fashion and some philanthropic ways too.