As Beyonce Performs 'Single Ladies,' a Proposal

Dancer wants to put a ring on it
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 12, 2016 7:29 AM CDT
Updated Sep 12, 2016 10:00 AM CDT
Beyonce performs during the Formation World Tour at Estadio Olimpico on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain.   (Photo by 13th Witness/Invision for Parkwood Entertainment/AP Images)

(Newser) – Beyonce is apparently a pretty cool boss: She took a break while performing "Single Ladies" in St. Louis on Saturday night so that one of her backup dancers could propose to another, Time reports. Dance captain Ashley Everett posted about the moment on Instagram, writing that it was a "dream come true" when dancer John Silver asked her to marry him. Silver explained, before getting down on one knee, that he wanted to propose marriage in his hometown. The audience loved it, and Everett jumped right back into "Single Ladies" once Silver had officially put a ring on it. (Read more Beyonce stories.)

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