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Beyonce-Jay Z weekend marriage update: Divorce news, rumor control, family fun

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This Beyonce - Jay Z weekend marriage report is an update on the latest news about Beyonce and Jay Z’s divorce, Beyonce’s VMA rumor control plan, and new photos of the couple and Blue Ivy sharing a day of family fun. This weekend marriage update is based on information about Beyonce and Jay Z published in Aug. 17 and Aug. 16 news reports by, the New York Daily News, E Online News, and a number of other media outlets and celebrity gossip sites.

Divorce update

Multiple media outlets like are reporting on Aug.17 that Beyonce is in the final stages of preparing the paperwork for the dissolution of her 6-year marriage to Jay Z. Many news outlets are claiming that Beyonce is “done with Jay Z” and plans to divorce him after they complete the final two concerts for their joint On the Run tour. The two remaining performances are scheduled to take place in Paris on Sept. 12 and 13.

However, other news and celebrity gossip sites say Beyonce has not fully made up her mind, and that Jay Z is pulling out all the stops to save their marriage before it’s too late. He has allegedly been inundating Beyonce with flowers, and constant texts telling her how much he loves her. Another source claims that Beyonce and Jay Z have already drafted an official announcement for press just in case they decide to proceed with the divorce. Meanwhile, Beyonce is said to be leaning on her mother and her sister, Solange, to help her get through this ordeal.

Rumor control at the VMAs

According to on Aug. 17, Beyonce has decided to set the record straight concerning the relentless rumors about her marriage. Her plan is to address the matter during her performance at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards. She firmly believes the best, and most effective way to deal with the situation is onstage.

Sources say she has in mind doing something truly spectacular to silence all the haters and the critics. Fans may recall that this is how Beyonce chose to announce her pregnancy two years ago. Thus far Beyonce has remained silent about the endless rumors of infidelity, marriage problems and imminent divorce. Her only response has been to post family photos on her Instagram account each time a new rumor breaks out.

Beyonce plans to set the record straight once and for all about the divorce rumors in a way that will have people talking about it for a very long time. It remains to be seen if she will inform the world her marriage is still very much intact, or if she’ll tell everyone she and Jay Z plan to divorce.

Go-kart family fun

Over the weekend, Beyonce posted a new set of family photos to her Instagram account. The pictures are the epitome of a happily married couple and show Beyonce, Jay Z and Blue Ivy sharing a day of family fun. The photos were taken K1 Speed, a go-kart facility in Torrence, Calif. which the couple rented out to celebrate the 16th birthday of Teanna, Jay Z’s niece.

The hip hop couple and their 2-year old daughter are on a mini-break right now before embarking on the European leg of their On the Run Tour. According to, the new family pictures Beyonce posted include photos of herself posing with her helmet in hand on the winner’s platform, pictures of herself and Jay Z in separate go carts, and a photo of Jay Z and Blue Ivy walking hand-in-hand by a row of go karts.