Beyonce and Jay-Z, one of America’s foremost power couple, have been presented with the key to Columbia, South Carolina in recognition of their humanitarian and cultural contributions.
The key was presented by the Mayor of Columbia, Steve Benjamin, after their perfomance in South Carolina’s capital at Williams-Brice stadium on Tuesday.
Benjamin posted a picture of himself presenting Jay-z with a key in a box on Twitter and in his caption, further revealed that the day had now been declared ‘Beyonce Knowles Carter and Shawn Carter Day’ across Columbia.
See his caption below:
“Late night but what an incredible show at #OTRII in @ColumbiaSC! It was wonderful to have a chance to recognize the humanitarian & cultural contributions of Mr. & Mrs. Carter. August 21st was officially ‘Beyonce Knowles Carter & Shawn Carter Day” in @ColumbiaSC @Beyonce @S_C_”