The issue’s cover girl, Beyonce Giselle Knowles, gave the magazine an intimate look into her life and basically shared, via journal entries, what her life has been like since the release of her ICON making 2008 album “I Am… Sasha Fierce.”
Beyonce speaks of spending nine months devoting herself to her family and finally, after nearly 15 years in the business, taking time to actually enjoy the fruits of her labor.
It was during those nine months that “Queen Bey,” as she is affectionately called by her fans, traveled the world and was inspired musically to get back into the recording studio.
According to Beyonce, the sounds of African music, Rock and 80’s R & B comprise most of the tracks on her upcoming “4” album and says even more magnificent sounds will be heard on the deluxe edition.
“4” has a release date of June 28th and her first three singles “Run the World (Girls), “1+1” and “The Best Thing I Never Had” can all be downloaded on iTunes now.