• Beyoncé drops surprise 'Homecoming' live album as Coachella documentary debuts

    By: Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    The Beyhive had plenty to buzz about early Wednesday when Beyoncé released a surprise live album just as her Coachella documentary premiered on Netflix.

    Related: Watch Netflix trailer for Beyoncé's 'Homecoming' film chronicling historic 2018 Coachella set

    According to The New York Times, the 40-track "Homecoming: The Live Album", which dropped overnight, features performances from the "Formation" singer's historic 2018 Coachella concert. Beyoncé was the first woman of color to headline the popular music festival.


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    The album is available on the artist-owned streaming service Tidal, as well as Apple Music, Google Play and Spotify, the Times reported.

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    The news came as a documentary of the same performance, "Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé," debuted on Netflix.

    "This intimate, in-depth look at Beyonce's celebrated 2018 Coachella performance reveals the emotional road from creative concept to cultural movement," the description reads.

    You can watch the documentary here.


     

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