The Queen Bey recently became Queen of Santa Clara, California.
The Santa Clara City Council on Wednesday named Beyoncé the city’s honorary mayor. accordingly a press release from yesterday. The singer, who performed one stop of her Renaissance world tour at the city’s Levi’s Stadium on Wednesday, was also presented with a key to the city.
Beyoncé seemed to appreciate the honor and was captured in one fan video posted on TikTok, where she flaunts her new title during her performance on stage.
“You know, today is special because today… I’m the mayor,” the ‘Break My Soul’ singer said with a laugh, before expressing her appreciation to her fans.
“This is my gratitude tour,” she said. “I don’t take any of this for granted. I know that after 25 years I am still able to do what I love because of your loyalty and prayers. I am so grateful to you all.”
Santa Clara Mayor Lisa M. Gillmor, in Tuesday’s press release, credited Beyoncé for “serving marginalized communities worldwide through her service to communities.”
“In recognition of her artistic achievement and humanitarian commitment, we are proud to present Beyoncé with a key to our city along with the title of honorary mayor,” said Gilmor.
Beyoncé’s latest tour has caused a lot of excitement among her fans – And her eldest daughter’s growing fan base.
The singer’s 11-year-old Blue Ivy, who she shares with music mogul Jay-Z, made her name as a dancer performing dance performances during her mother’s Renaissance world tour.
Not only has the teen inspired people to emulate the choreography she performs during shows, but fans have also come to tour stops with her Signs celebrating the rising star.