Watch: Beyonce & Jay Z Release Star Studded 'On The Run' Tour Trailer + SNL Spoofs ElevatorGate


Watch: Beyonce & Jay Z Release Star Studded ‘On The Run’ Tour Trailer + SNL Spoofs ElevatorGate

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New photo of Beyonce & Solange post ElevatorGate Photo Credit: Instagram

New photo of Beyonce & Solange post ElevatorGate
Photo Credit: Instagram

By: Amanda Anderson-Niles

Since Solange’s attack of Jay Z in the elevator at the Met Gala has become international news, we knew it was only a matter of time before “Saturday Night Live” spoofed the scandal.

In the spoof, Solange and Jay Z unite in what appears to be a PR navigated sit-down and they explain that they are now back on good terms.

They even hilariously play audio from the elevator attack and the audio was edited to make it appear the whole ordeal was over Solange trying her hardest to take down a spider she spotted in the elevator.

Maya Rudolph returns to the show as Beyonce and she’s pretty hilarious.

Check out the clip below:



In related news, Jay Z and Beyonce also released a star-studded trailer for their upcoming “On The Run” tour last night. It appears we were right about those photos of the couple riding a motorcycle being used for tour promos.

The theme is action adventure and the video plays like an actual movie trailer.

The trailer includes cameos from Sean Penn, Blake Lively, Don Cheadle and more. Check it out below:


  1. Anonymous

    May 18, 2014 at 2:48 pm

    I don’t like how they are trying to make Solange seem crazy and violent. She’s not some angry black woman. She took up for her sister like most little sisters do. Smh.

  2. Queen

    May 18, 2014 at 2:50 pm

    I only laughed when Maya came out. I love her. Love the OTR promo. Bey looks so gorgeous in it.

  3. Get Busy

    May 18, 2014 at 2:52 pm

    The SNL spoof was funny. Love the trailer. For some reason I think all of this drama is going to make the tour even more successful. We do live in a crazy society that eats this dysfunction up.

    • The Truth

      May 18, 2014 at 3:01 pm

      Yeah even with something so negative, it only seems to help this couple. Some media outlets were even saying now Bey and Jay seem more human. They now like them more. Smh.

  4. Deja

    May 18, 2014 at 2:54 pm

    Bey and Jay are alike, ok back to the money! LOL.

  5. Nessa

    May 18, 2014 at 2:55 pm

    Who wants the perfect love story anyway?

  6. Gabriella

    May 18, 2014 at 2:55 pm

    Maya Randolph cracks me up with her Beyonce impression lol. RUN gave me everything. Beyonce and Jay are smart like their tour wasn’t hype enough now it’s even more hype. Now can we all forget this elevator fiasco. Who wants that perfect love story anyway!!!!! Love these two!!!!!!!!!!

  7. Fashionista

    May 18, 2014 at 2:56 pm

    Yasssss to the promo. I kind of wish it was for a real movie.

  8. Yeah I Said It!

    May 18, 2014 at 2:57 pm

    Basically it’s back to the regularly scheduled program. I can’t wait to see them live. Me and my cousin are so hype!

  9. Anonymous

    May 18, 2014 at 2:58 pm

    If folks don’t start to figure out this whole thing was nothing but a planned publicity stunt to promote their tour I’m going to lose faith in all humanity. It’s so obvious. I bet Solange wasn’t even really mad. Just an act. All of them. Smh.

    • Peachy

      May 18, 2014 at 3:05 pm

      But how do you explain Rachel Roy though? Serious question. I’m just interested in your take in all of this. You’re not the first one to say this was all just one big stunt to help them look more human and get more publicity for the tour.

      • Anonymous

        May 18, 2014 at 3:13 pm

        Hey girl. Well I think they put out fake stories and Rachel stood to benefit from the press because she as a line to promote. She and Solange were like BFFs like a year ago and there’s no record of them falling out until the elevator situation. I don’t think they are beefing at all. I think they are all in on it. People will be surprised to learn what some celebs do to get some publicity for a project. The media thrives off drama. Beyonce has been too clean all these years. This helps her seem more normal and relatable.

        • Peachy

          May 18, 2014 at 3:23 pm

          I can’t say I agree, but I’m in PR and I just like to hear different theories. Very interesting.

    • Get Busy

      May 18, 2014 at 3:18 pm

      Nah. This doesn’t make sense though. The tickets were selling out in minutes. They didn’t need press for the tour. I do agree that the negative press helps them in the long run but saying this was a whole stunt and staged? I think that’s a reach.

      • Peachy

        May 18, 2014 at 3:23 pm


      • SMH

        May 18, 2014 at 3:29 pm


    • Morgan

      May 18, 2014 at 5:15 pm

      Doubt it.

    • Chelly

      May 18, 2014 at 5:55 pm

      Um no. LOL.

  10. King Bey

    May 18, 2014 at 3:02 pm

    My fave is still on top. I know these haters are disappointed. They thought this would break her. The BeyHive is loving all this publicity! LOL.

  11. Shannon

    May 18, 2014 at 3:16 pm

    LOL. Maya is a trip.

  12. Oprah's Wig

    May 18, 2014 at 3:19 pm

    I knew SNL would spoof this. It was funnier than I thought it would be.

  13. Barbee

    May 18, 2014 at 3:21 pm

    Well the whole situation made international news, CNN did a special on it, the many theories have been reported, and now SNL has spoofed it. I think it’s now time to move on. I think we have ran this story into the ground. Lol!

  14. Sheila

    May 18, 2014 at 3:32 pm

    So glad I got tickets man.

  15. anonymous

    May 18, 2014 at 3:41 pm

    love bey

  16. Im Sayin

    May 18, 2014 at 4:06 pm

    That’s a cute pic of Bey and Solange.

  17. Chelly

    May 18, 2014 at 5:54 pm


  18. Pam

    May 19, 2014 at 11:48 am

    Love the skit on SNL!

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