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Beyoncé Brought All the Lady Power to the Super Bowl With an All-Female Drum Line

Slay. Beyoncé/Instagram
Slay. Beyoncé/Instagram

The first part of the halftime show was just Chris Martin singing straight into the fans’ faces. Blah, blah, Coldplay concert, blah. Bruno Mars arrives. Closer, closer. Bam. Beyoncé. And with her an all-female drum line that basically renders everything else irrelevant — even Bruno Mars’s all-leather-clad back-up crew.

This is not the first time Bey has shown up with all-female backup. She’s toured (ahem, insert Formation tour freak-out) with her all-gal band the Suga Mamas.

When you’ve got Beyoncé and her gals (in outfits inspired by the Black Panthers) at the Super Bowl, that’s all that really matters. But hey, Chris Martin, you’re appreciated. Even (especially) when you do this:

Whether backstage or stealing the scene onstage, Bey and her girls are all the internet cares about. And Tina, too.

Beyoncé Had an All-Female Super Bowl Drum Line