Beyonce And Jay-Z Arrive At The 2020 Golden Globes Almost An Hour Late

Source: shutterstock

Jan. 6 2020, Published 3:17 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

Did Beyoncé and Jay-Z lose track of time? The power couple was noticeably missing from the red carpet at the 2020 Golden Globes held at the Beverly Hilton on January 5. It was later revealed that the couple arrived at the ceremony almost an hour late.

Article continues below advertisement
Beyonce Opens Up About Dealing With Multiple Miscarriages
Source: Shutterstock

The songstress, 38, and rapper, 50, ultimately made it to the event when Kate McKinnon was introduced on stage to present Ellen DeGeneres with the Carol Burnett Award.

Beyonce and Jay-Z
Source: Shutterstock

The duo stood in the aisle during Kate’s, 36, introduction and quickly took their seat before Ellen, 61, walked onstage.

Article continues below advertisement
Jay-Z, Beyonce. Singers Jay-Z, left, and Beyonce pose for photographers upon arrival at the 'Lion King' European premiere in central London
Source: Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP/Shutterstock

Amy Kaufman from the L.A. Times tweeted, @Beyoncé and Jay-Z just walked in. They’re waiting until Kate McKinnon finishes speaking to take their seats. Is their bodyguard carrying bottles of alc for them?

Article continues below advertisement
Beyonce Wearing A Colorblock Dress At The Grammys
Source: MEGA
Beyoncé Knowles

Aside from getting to the event fashionably late, the Carters also brought their own champagne. An onlooker revealed that their longtime bodyguard Julius was holding two bottles of Armand de Brignac Ace of Spades Brut Gold Champagne, despite the ceremony being sponsored by rivals Moet & take to their table, according to Cosmopolitan. The “4:44” rapper bought the champagne company from Sovereign Brand for an undisclosed amount back in 2014, according to CNBC.

Article continues below advertisement
Beyonce and Jay Z share the stage for opening night of their "On The Run" tour in Miami
Source: MEGA

Beyoncé was in the running for the Best Original Song category for “Spirit” from the 2019 remake of The Lion King but later lost to Elton John’s “I’m Gonna Love Me Again” from Rocketman.

Article continues below advertisement
Blue Ivy Wins Award
Source: Shutterstock

The “Brown Skin” singer was first nominated for a Golden Globe in 2006 for best actress in a motion picture—musical or comedy for Dreamgirls. The actress was also in the running for best original song for “Listen” from the same film. The Obsessed star was nominated for best original song for “Once in a Lifetime” from Cadillac Records two years later.

beyonce natural hair
Source: INSTARImages

It had been over a decade since the 22-time Grammy award winner last attended the Golden Globes. Her first appearance was in 2001 when she was still a member of Destiny’s Child, and again in 2003 following the 2002 release of Austin Powers in Goldmember in which she had a supporting role. Viewers of the award show didn’t see the global superstar again until 2007 with the cast of Dreamgirls and again in 2009.

What do think of Beyonce and Jay-Z’s tardiness? Sound off in the comments.


Want OK! each day? Sign up here!

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 OK!™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. OK! is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.