Beyonce won a Grammy for Best Urban Contemporary album.
Beyonce normally keeps her acceptance speeches short thanking her family, husband and daughter Blue. This time, with the current racial climate of the country, Beyonce read from a prepared speech explaining why she decided to create her award winning Lemonade.
Beyonce said the purpose of her work is to hopefully inspire everyone–young, old, black and white–they are capable. Watch below:
— The FADER (@thefader) February 13, 2017