Wednesday 11 December 2019

Putting the B in Bootylicious: Beyoncé shows off her most famous asset in revealing selfies

Freya Drohan

Superstar Beyoncé Knowles has channeled Kylie Minogue in a pair of figure hugging metallic hot pants, much to the delight of her 20 million followers.

Who likes short shorts?

It seems Beyoncé went on a ‘selfie spree’ over the weekend, uploading a series of shots to her personal Instagram and Tumblr accounts.

The 33-year-old showed off her famously curvaceous figure by donning a pair of bronze leather hot pants and a graphic printed blouse.

In a range of images posted to her Tumblr ‘I Am Beyonce’, the singer modelled a revealing bodysuit which read “I got 99 problems but my a** ain’t one”.

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Fuelling the rumour mill that her and husband Jay-Z might relocate to Paris, the international performer uploaded an image of her daughter Blue Ivy with the Eiffel Tower visible in the background.

The family spent a significant amount of time in the French capital in recent months, and were rumoured to be house hunting while there on vacation.

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Beyonce has amassed over 20 million followers on her personal Instagram account, and Lauren Wirtzer-Seawood, the woman who handles digital strategy for Queen Bey’s company Parkwood Entertainment has confirmed that it is Beyoncé’s favourite social platform.

 

“Currently, we don’t use Twitter at all. It is a personal choice. I think as an artist, Beyoncé really prefers to communicate in images. It’s very hard to say what you want to say in 140 characters,” Wirtzer-Seawood told musically.com while at the Web Summit in Dublin last week.

However, that hasn’t stopped some 13 million Twitter users from following the official @Beyonce account which has only sent eight tweets in over two years.

Next up for the power player is a foray into fashion.

She recently confirmed she has teamed up with Topshop for a new sportswear range, which has yet to be named.

"I could not think of a better partner as I continue to grow the Parkwood business. I have always loved Topshop for its fashion credentials and forward thinking," she said in a statement.

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