On Beyonce’s Homecoming album she does a cover of the Frankie Beverly and Maze classic “Before I Let Go” and Frankie Beverly is speaking about Queen Bey’s rendition.
In a new interview with Billboard, Beverly opened up his feelings about Beyoncé’s cover. “This is one of the high points of my life,” he said.
“She’s a great friend of mine, but I didn’t know she was going to do this,” Frankie said. “I was blown away. It’s a blessing. It’s amazing how she works, she’s very smart. I’m caught off guard, but in a beautiful way.”
Frankie also revealed that Beyonce’s rendition has given his catalog new life and that he’s hearing from people that he hasn’t heard from in a long time.