When The National Anthem Played At The Super Bowl, Beyoncé And Jay-Z’s Reaction Sparked Controversy

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Standing up for the national anthem is one of the most notable traditions of the Super Bowl half-time show. However, the music scene’s biggest power couple didn’t appear to be in a patriotic mood when they attended the sporting spectacle in 2020. Yes, Beyoncé and Jay-Z decided to rest their legs when “The Star Spangled Banner” was performed but not for the reason you may think.