The Queens Remix of "Break My Soul," featuring snippets of Madonna's 1990 hit Vogue, has been released by the 40-year-old singer.
Beyonce references legendary black musicians such as Aaliyah, Nina Simone, and her own sister, Solange Knowles, while emulating Madonna's "Vogue" spoken-word segment.
As she sings, "Queen Mother Madonna, Aaliyah, Rosetta Tharpe, Santigold, Bessie Smith, Nina Simone, Betty Davis, Solange Knowles" she also pays tribute to Madonna, 63. Toni, Janet, Tierra Whack, Roberta Flack, Lauryn Hill, and others. Missy, Diana, Grace Jones, Aretha, Anita, Grace Jones. "
This is the first collaboration between Madonna and Beyonce.
Beyonce had already surprised fans by releasing four different versions of her song "Break My Soul" earlier this week.