Hey, it’s Beyonce! A global superstar who now, apparently, only premieres new music in the context of corporate partnerships. That’s probably why Beyonce is richer than us.
Yes, after giving us a little taste of “Grown Woman” as part of her Pepsi campaign a few weeks ago, the superstar has yet again unveiled a 90-second snippet of a new song — this one a clattering, island-infused pop banger called “Standing On the Sun” — as the soundtrack for an H&M commercial which sees King Bey rolling around in the sun and strutting her stuff in a bikini. (She walks with a vengeance, in fact.) The track, penned by Greg Kurstin and Sia, sounds like a summery pop hit. She could even release it to radio, if she felt so inclined. (Does Beyonce do that anymore?) More »