Beyonce records musical tribute for deceased fan | Celebrities
Beyoncé shared a moving music medley in honor of a fan who died of cancer.
The 39-year-old singer took to Instagram this weekend to share a cappella versions of ‘Brown Skin Girl’, ‘Halo’ and ‘Love on Top’ to pay tribute to Lyric ” Yhung ” Chanel, who died Friday (05.03.21) at just 13 years old after a two-year battle with brain cancer and anaplastic ependymoma.
In the video tribute, Beyoncé’s music was accompanied by photos from the teenager’s own Instagram account, and when she sang “ Love on Top, ” she changed the word “ baby ” to Lyric’s name. in the chorus.
She sang, “Lyrical, it’s you / You are the one I love / And you are the one I need.
“You are the only thing I see / Come on, Lyric, it’s you / You are the one who gives it all / You are the one I can always call / When I need you baby it all stops / Finally , you put my love on top.
She ended the musical tribute by saying, “I love you with all my heart.”
The youngster’s family thanked the hitmaker “Crazy in Love” for his musical tribute.
They wrote on Instagram: “Thanks @beyonce. I’m so grateful that Lyric was able to hear you sing for her before she left this world.
Beyoncé – who has Blue Ivy, eight, and twins Rumi and Sir, three, with husband Jay-Z – had been corresponding with Lyric for several months before his death, and in September she sent him flowers and a note . in response to a clip of her fan singing “Love on Top” when she was much younger.
Quoting the song’s lyrics, the star wrote in the letter, “Honey, honey, I can see the stars from here, I can smell the sun when you’re near.
“I was so moved to see how these lyrics inspired you, not as much as you inspired me. I look forward to meeting you someday and so glad you made it home safely. You are a survivor. God bless you, B. ”
At the time, Lyric shared his shock at the giveaway on his own Instagram account.
She wrote: “Thank you very much for these flowers. I love you and can’t wait to meet you.”
And the following month, the teenager was thrilled to receive a box of clothing from Beyoncé’s Ivy Park line.
Along with a video of her family unwrapping the package, she wrote, “I just got home from chemo and look at the surprise that awaited. I love you so much ### you are my Yoncé. (Sic) “