Dressed in a bright yellow sun dress
teamed with leopardprint rimmed sunglasses, Solange smiled as
she walked next to Jay Z before leading the party out of the restaurant.
rapper also looked in cheerful mood, smiling broadly as he chatted to
Beyonce's mother Tina while his wife carried their two-year-old daughter
youngster wore a pretty green and white floral outfit which coordinated
perfectly with her mother's striped sun dress.
We are family: Solange and Jay Z last week released a statement both 'assuming their share of responsibility' for the incident
in different circumstances: Solange was even smiling as she was pictured with the rapper
in somewhat different mood to the infamous elevator bust up
Soaking up the sun: It was clearly important for
the trio to put up a united front in the wake of speculation as to what
caused the row
Cheerful mood: Jay Z emerged from the luncheon smiling and happy
Jay Z arrived in the Louisiana city last week and were seen on Friday
enjoying lunch with Blue Ivy and shopping at a children's boutique.
The family seemed keen to put on a united
front following the altercation at the New York Met Gala, which was captured on the Internet and
leaked via hotel surveillance video.
Footage showed Solange lashing out wildly at her 44-year-old
brother-in-law, with both her arms and her legs, while Beyonce stood
beside them looking curiously impassive.
Unexpected: Solange and Jay Z's altercation was captured on hotel surveillance video and leaked to the Internet
Pleasant family day out: The family seemed to be getting on famously after their sun soaked meal
Happy mood: Beyonce carried her two-year-old daughter Blue Ivy
Coordinating outfits: Blue Ivy wore a pretty
green and white floral dress while Beyonce sported a striped number in
The following day, the two sisters and Jay Z addressed the video captured by cameras at The Standard Hotel in New
a result of the public release of the elevator security footage from
Monday, May 5th, there has been a great deal of speculation about what
triggered the unfortunate incident. But the most important thing is that
our family has worked through it,' they said in a statement.
Solange each assume their share of responsibility for what has occurred.
They both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played
out in the public. They both have apologized to each other and we have
moved forward as a united family.'
Casual day: Jay Z was dressed in a blue shirt
and trousers, while Solange's partner Alan Ferguson wore a beige shirt
and trousers with blue blazer
Crazy in love: Beyonce is a doting mother to the two-year-old youngster
The bright stuff: Solange looked eye-catching in a sleeveless sun dress and sunglasses
reports of Solange being intoxicated or displaying erratic behaviour
throughout that evening are simply false,' the statement continued.
end of the day families have problems and we're no different. We love
each other and above all we are family. We've put this behind us and
hope everyone else will do the same.'
It is unclear what exactly caused the altercation between the rapper and his sister in law.
But according to the New York Daily News, the
blazing row was actually sparked by Jay Z, who snapped at Solange when
two of her friends tried to get into the after-party at The Standard
hotel in Manhattan by saying they were friends of the rapper.
Denial: Solange said she was not intoxicated when she lashed out at the rapper in the elevator
Not getting involved: Beyonce was a placid bystander as Solange attacked her husband in the elevator
Sister act: Beyonce has been posting photographs showing herself and Solange together in an effort to diffuse rumours of a row
it was when Solange demanded that she, her superstar sibling and Jay Z
leave the party that the rapper said he was heading off to Rihanna's bash
without Beyoncé, prompting Solange to hit out at him.
source said Solange's pals 'wouldn't leave and kept name dropping Jay
Z. They were pretending they were guests of his and not hers. Management
went to Julius (Beyonce's bodyguard) and said there's a problem.'
Z soon got wind of it and snapped at Solange, saying 'don't use my
name'. This in turn prompted Solange to insist that she wanted to leave
Who started it? It is unclear what the elevator argument was about
Moving on: Jay Z and Solange both said that they have moved past the issues in question
act: Beyonce, 32, shared a snap of her with 27-year-old sister Solange
on Instagram on Saturday just days after video leaked of a violent
attack involving Solange and her older sister's husband Jay Z
On the way out, Jay Z said he'd be
heading to Up & Down on West 14th Street, where Rihanna was holding
her own post-Met Ball bash, a second source said.
Allegedly, the star said he didn't need extra security because Beyoncé was not joining him.
source said Solange, who seemed 'drunk and irritated', said: ‘Why can't
you go home?' telling Beyonce 'Why does your husband need to go to the
club right now?'"
But Jay Z replied: 'You're one to talk', which apparently sent Solange into a rage.
inside the elevator, she started punching and kicking her
brother-in-law - an attack that was caught on surveillance video and
leaked to TMZ.com on Monday.
days after the video leaked, Beyoncé showed her public support to her
sister by taking to her Instagram account on Wednesday to
post tender images of the two together following their lunch.
Cuddles for daddy: Little Blue looked cute as a button in an orange and white dress
Flower power: Beyonce sported a blue and white floral pantsuit and black high heels
Shop til I drop: Jay Z emerged from a children's store in New Orleans on Friday with a bag full of goodies for Blue
Me and my girl: Jay Z was seen on Friday eating lunch with Blue Ivy
What feud? Solange looked happy and relaxed as she headed to her apartment on Friday
was the Drunk In Love crooner's first acknowledgement of the incident
despite her leaving the captions for the five photos blank.
the younger Knowles sibling resides in The Big Easy, Beyoncé was
clearly there to visit her sister as she captioned the image: 'New
Orleans May17th 2014.'
the heartwarming image, the Single Ladies singer and her sister have
their arms wrapped around one another as they smile and pose for a
The aftermath: Jay Z looked shellshocked as the
trio left the elevator after the fight at the Standard Hotel in New York
on May 5
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2632942/Solange-pictured-Jay-Z-time-elevator-bust-lunch-Beyonce-New-Orleans.html#ixzz32Cq1nYFI
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