Beyoncé had a splendid 42nd birthday celebration on September 4th with a spectacular show in Inglewood, and it was a star-studded affair. Her celebrity friends were all in attendance, dressed in chrome outfits, to wish the superstar a happy birthday. Everyone, from the Kardashians to Meghan Markle and Diana Ross, was ready to party.
Diana Ross made a special appearance on stage, leading the audience in a heartfelt rendition of “Happy Birthday.”
The concert had an impressive lineup of celebrities, including Kim Kardashian, Zendaya, Meghan Markle, Kelly Rowland, Hailey Bieber, Justine Skye, Justin Bieber, Chris Rock, Lizzo, and many more.
See how the celebs showed up for the birthday girl:
Towards the end of the evening, Queen Bey delivered a touching birthday speech, expressing her gratitude and emotions. In part, she said, “My soul is full. I’m so thankful, I’m trying not to cry. I’m thankful to be alive. I’m thankful to be on the stage. I’m thankful to look out and see your faces. I’m thankful to be able to provide a safe space for all of y’all. I’m thankful for music and for the ability to heal myself through music which then heals all of you.”
“I’m thankful for Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams, LeToya Luckett and LaTavia Roberson. I’m thankful for all you guys who have been with me since 1997. I’m thankful for every flaw, every stretch mark, every FUPA.”
Watch her full speech below!