Are celebrities becoming our new political idols?

“Okay ladies now let’s get in formation”




Illustration: Laura Costard


Beyoncé recently released a song called Formation (it is locked on Youtube, which means it can only be viewed if someone gives you the link, so here I am, gracing you with it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrCHz1gwzTo) The song is an upbeat, trap anthem in which Beyonce tells ladies to get in formation, that is, to get on her boss level. An independent musici