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The superstar last toured the UK along with her husband Jay-Z for their On The Run II Tour in 2018

Beyonce is reported to be “planning secret shows across the UK” to celebrate the release of her upcoming album Renaissance.

According to The Sun, her entourage have been on the hunt for UK venues.

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The Single Ladies superstar is rumoured to be hosting a set of  “intimate shows and pop-up performances” around the UK this year.

The pop-up shows are expected to take place to help promote the singer’s seventh album, which she announced to fans on 16 June.

A source to The Sun said: “Beyonce’s new album is ready but this era will be like no other.”

Here’s everything you need to know about Beyonce and whether she will be performing in the UK anytime soon.

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Is Beyonce planning a UK tour?

Beyonce and her team have not yet confirmed that she will be playing a UK tour.

In December, Sony said Beyoncé’s seventh album would be released sometime in 2022 (Pic: A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images)In December, Sony said Beyoncé’s seventh album would be released sometime in 2022 (Pic: A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images)
In December, Sony said Beyoncé’s seventh album would be released sometime in 2022 (Pic: A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images) | A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images

A source for The Sun said that they were already looking for venues in the UK for a tour surrounding her unnamed seventh album.

The source said: "She wrote most of the songs during the pandemic, when she was desperate to be with her fans and perform

"This new record and campaign will be her most interactive one yet because she wants to reach out to the fans.

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"It will focus on live experiences outside of touring, including intimate shows and pop-up performances."

They added: "She is planning to spend a lot of time performing and promoting it in the UK, so there will be unique surprises in store for the British fans."

When was Beyonce’s last UK tour?

Beyonce last toured the UK along with her husband Jay-Z in 2018.

Their On The Run II Tour saw them play to sold out stadiums across England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

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The last time that Beyonce toured the UK solo was in 2016 for her Formation World Tour, which coincided with the release of her album Lemonade.

The halo singer has not released any new music since 2016.

Does Beyonce have a new album coming out?

The megastar announced the release date of her seventh album on 16 June.

Beyoncé collecting her Grammy for Lemonade in 2017 (Pic: Getty Images)Beyoncé collecting her Grammy for Lemonade in 2017 (Pic: Getty Images)
Beyoncé collecting her Grammy for Lemonade in 2017 (Pic: Getty Images) | Getty Images

Taking to social media, she simply added renaissance and act 1, along with 7.29, which stands for 29 July to her bio.

Social media sleuths had been predicting the pop star was planning to release her seventh album after removing profile pictures from her Instagram, Twitter and TikTok accounts on 10 June.

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On 14 June, the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon got in on the speculation, even predicting the album’s release.

The comedian gave a precise overview of all of the clues discovered by fans on social media.

Fallon went even further speculating that Beyonce could be releasing both her seventh and eighth album one after the other, which would make sense, with the popstar’s act 1 statement.

What has Beyonce said?

The singer gave fans a sneaky clue about the name of her new album back in 2021.

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In an interview with Harper’s Bazar, she shared: With all the isolation and injustice over the past year, I think we are all ready to escape, travel, love, and laugh again.

"I feel a renaissance emerging, and I want to be part of nurturing that escape in any way possible."

Beyonce added: "I’ve been in the studio for a year and a half.

"Sometimes it takes a year for me to personally search through thousands of sounds to find just the right kick or snare."

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