Super Bowl XLVII: Beyonce Mix

by Grace Bonney

Illustration by Julia Rothman

After throwing our own D*S version of a Super Bowl party last week, we decided to celebrate the big game in one more way that felt right to us: with a Beyoncé mix! Amy and I are big Beyoncé fans, and Max is an even bigger Beyoncé appreciator, so we thought it would be fun to round up our favorite Beyoncé tracks to get ready for this weekend’s big halftime show. Lip-Sync Gate or not, she’s one heck of a performer, and her music never fails to get us through a tough work day — or make us stop for an impromptu dance party. We’ve chosen our favorites in the mix below but please feel free to list or link to your favorite Beyoncé tracks in the comment section below. As much as I’m excited for the over-the-top commercials, I’ll really be looking forward to what this talented lady is singing (and wearing). xo, grace

For Rdio and Spotify Playlists and a full tracklist, continue after the jump!


  • Beyoncé- Crazy In Love
  • Beyoncé- Green Light (Freemasons Remix)
  • Beyoncé- Run the World (Girls)
  • Beyoncé- Freakum Dress
  • Destiny’s Child- Jumpin’ Jumpin’
  • Beyoncé- Love On Top
  • Destiny’s Child- Survivor
  • Beyoncé- Naughty Girl
  • Beyoncé- Diva
  • Beyoncé-  Countdown
  • Beyoncé- Suga Mama
  • Beyoncé & Shakira- Beautiful Liar
  • Beyoncé & Sean Paul- Baby Boy
  • Beyoncé & Jay Z – Deja Vu
  • Beyoncé- Why Don’t You Love Me?
  • Destiny’s Child- Check On It
  • Destiny’s Child- Say My Name
  • Beyoncé- Irreplaceable
  • Beyoncé- Listen (from the Dreamgirls Soundtrack)
  • Beyoncé- Single Ladies

Suggested For You


Leave a Reply

Design*Sponge reserves the right to restrict comments that do not contribute constructively to the conversation at hand, that comment on people's physical appearance, contain profanity, personal attacks, hate speech or seek to promote a personal or unrelated business. Our goal is to create a safe space where everyone (commenters, subjects of posts and moderators) feels comfortable to speak. Please treat others the way you would like to be treated and be willing to take responsibility for the impact your words may have on others. Disagreement, differences of opinion and heated discussion are welcome, but comments that do not seek to have a mature and constructive dialogue will not be published. We moderate all comments with great care and do not delete any lightly. Please note that our team (writers, moderators and guests) deserve the same right to speak and respond as you do, and your comments may be responded to or disagreed with. These guidelines help us maintain a safe space and work toward our goal of connecting with and learning from each other.