Multi-talented hip hop DJ and producer DJ Khaled has been openly appreciative of Beyoncé for inviting him to be a part of her Formation World Tour and now he’s showing his gratitude in another way with a heartfelt public thank you letter to the superstar songstress.
Khaled confirmed earlier this year that he would be opening the show for each of Beyoncé’s North American tour stops and if you’ve had a chance to check out the concert, then you know that he’s done quite the job of getting the crowd energized and on their feet before Mrs. Carter hits the stage.
Paying homage to Hip Hop night after night with a laundry list of special guest appearances from rap veterans and hit-making new comers like Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, Young Jeezy, French Montana, Swizz Beatz, Yo Gotti, The Lox, Rick Ross, Future, Wiz Khalifa, and Dej Loaf to name a few, Khaled has served as the perfect precursor for Bey before she blazes the stage night after night.
As the first leg of the tour officially came to an end on Tuesday night in Detroit, Khaled celebrated with an inspiring open letter of thanks to Beyoncé, the BeyHive and his own fans on his personal Instagram page.
A THANK YOU LETTER TO @beyonce and 🐝hive and fan luv … Dreams come true Don't ever let "they" tell you you can't do it. They told me I would never tour. Well I just finished touring with the biggest artist walking the planet. They told me I would never touch a stage in a high school arena. Well I just finished touching the stage in every stadium in every major city in America. Dreams come true. But you have to work hard, you gotta work very hard!!! In order to stand beside the icon @beyonce You gotto work hard for over 25 years and dedicate your blood sweat and tears to making your dreams a reality. I want to thank Beyoncé for putting me on stage in front of a stadium full of loyal fans of the 🐝 Hive and Fan luv! Dreams come true. Momma I made it!!! Fan luv we did it. We showed THEY that nothing can stop us if we move with a clean heart and a clear purpose. Beyoncé I want to say thank you for allowing me to bring my energy and passion on stage every night. Thank you for allowing me to bring on all the artists who jumped on stage with me to bring the fans a special energy called Major Key Alert!!!! Beyoncé I want to say thank you for providing me and the millions of millions of fans across the globe your amazing talent and music and performance. You're the queen!!!! Fan Luv this is just the beginning!!! I'm up to something!!!! Oh u thought I was gonna quit???!!!! Never!!!! It's We The Best!! It's Roc Nation!!! It's PARK WOOD !!!It's Epic Records!!!! I will never stop!!!!! Bless up. @beyonce thank u so much I have tears of joy ! God is the Greatest!!!! #MAJOR🔑 the album it's coming!! @wethebestmusic !!! I have more to say @beyonce thank u again!! 🐝hive and fan luv please get this letter to Beyonce !! Thank u in advance !! 🐝🔑🙏🏽 OH YEAH IM POST THIS 2 times wit 2 pics I have to not everyday u get take ICONIC PICS WIT @beyonce !!!!!!! 🐝🔑🐝🔑 photo credit @kodaklens
Beyoncé is set to begin the European leg of the Formation World Tour at the end of June, while Khaled will also be keeping busy between his new deal with Roc Nation and working on his forthcoming ninth studio album Major Key, which is slated for release sometime in 2016.
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