Beyonce and Jay-Z’s bond is something that a lot of people wish to have. However, their marriage wasn’t perfect either as it was revealed in 2014 that Jay-Z was caught cheating on Beyonce. Eventually, the rapper confirmed that the infidelity rumors were true and blamed it on his childhood traumas. Beyonce even mentioned the infidelity in her sixth studio album, Lemonade, which was dropped in 2016.

Jay-Z even dropped a single in 2017 called 4:44 apologizing to Beyonce for his actions. Thankfully, after long therapy sessions, Jay-Z got the help that he needed and the two have been together for over two decades now. They share three children together, Blue Ivy Carter, Sir Carter, and Rumi Carter.

Jay-Z cheated on Beyonce in 2014

Beyonce and Jay-Z
Beyonce and Jay-Z

Back in 2014, it was revealed that rapper Jay-Z cheated on his wife, singer Beyonce after a video was leaked showing Beyonce’s sister, Solange, attacking him in an elevator. For a very long time, the duo didn’t confirm the infidelity rumors but in 2016, Beyonce mentioned it in her sixth studio album, Lemonade. Roughly one year later, the rapper dropped a song called 4:44 primarily apologizing to the singer for the infidelity. Later that year, the rapper acknowledged the rumors and confirmed that they were true.

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The rapper blamed it on his childhood traumas

Jay-Z and Beyonce
Beyonce and Jay-Z

In an interview with The New York Times in 2017, the rapper confirmed that he cheated on his wife and blamed it on his traumatic upbringing. He said,

“The hardest thing is seeing pain on someone’s face that you have caused and then have to deal with yourself. You have to survive so you go into survival mode, and when you go into survival mode, what happens? You shut down all emotions,” further adding, “So, even with women, you gonna shut down emotionally, so you can’t connect. In my case, like, it’s deep. And then all the things happen there: infidelity.”

There were also rumors spreading around stating that the two have filed for a divorce however, that was not the case. Jay-Z went to therapy and it helped him prioritize things.

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Jay-Z and Beyonce started dating in 2001

beyonce and Jay-Z
Beyonce and Jay-Z

Their marriage is one of the most famous and influential relationships in the entertainment industry. They secretly got married in 2008 and started dating back in 2001. They have dealt with personal and professional challenges, but they have always managed to work through their issues and come out stronger.

The two have been very private about their personal lives, but they have given glimpses into their relationship through their music and public appearances. They are known for their joint tours and collaborations and have shown that they are a formidable team both in their personal and professional lives. The two share three children together, Blue Ivy Carter, Sir Carter, and Rumi Carter.

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Source: The New York Times

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