Someone might not be that crazy in love, if the latest tabloid headlines are to be believed: Apparently Beyoncé and Jay Z are taking a trial separation while Queen Bey is on tour, at least according to Star magazine via Celeb Dirty Laundry and Jezebel.
Those gossip sites are among the few that have cited the Star story as of now. When the International Business Times did a little digging, the headline for Star's “Jay Z-Beyoncé separation” article does show up, but the dreaded “404: Page Not Found” comes up when the link is clicked for their “EXCLUSIVE: Beyoncé and Jay Z’s Marriage in Crisis” story. It apparently will appear in the Nov. 25 print edition of the magazine and probably for good reason: It's tabloid gold.
What better way to get attention than to claim that pop music's top power couple is going through a rough spot? It doesn't seem likely, but here is what Star is reporting: Beyonce thinks Jay Z cares about himself more than their family.
Sounds like a major rumor alert, but according to Star via CDL, the trouble began when Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, decided to tour through the fall without checking to see if it worked with his leading lady’s schedule. Queen Bey, 32, had reportedly expected HOV to come with her on her tour in Australia with Blue Ivy. Apparently, Mr. Carter, 43, chose to leave Beyoncé high and dry by doing his own thing, and she is none too happy about it.
The “Holy Grail” rapper has reportedly been photographed club-hopping, and Beyoncé supposedly feels he’d rather be selfish and do his own thing than spend time with his family. The fact that he didn’t try to fit their schedules is only irritating the award-winning singer even more. The magazine added via Jezebel that she feels "like a single mother" and "thinks he uses touring as an excuse to go out practically every night."
Star magazine via CDL added they purportedly reunited Down Under, and sources close to the “Irreplaceable” songstress said she wants the trial separation to be a test so she can figure out if they still enjoy their time together or if she’s too mad to forgive him.