On the Run Tour: Beyoncé and Jay Z, which made its debut on HBO on September 20th and was watched by 888,000 viewers creating an event unlike anything you’ve ever seen has landed a nomination at the upcoming Emmy Awards.
Nominated in the category of Outstanding Special Class Program, Beyonce and Jay Z On the Run will compete against television titans The 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards, The Oscars, 68th Annual Tony Awards, and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. The special was also nominated in the category for Best Music Film at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards held in February, 2015.
The tour video took in 19 stops, some 40 songs, numerous wardrobe changes and of course the otherworldly magic of music’s ultimate couple, filmed by Jonas Åkerlund at the shows performed on September 12 and 13 at Paris’ Stade de France.
Congratulations to Beyonce and Jay-Z, Jonas Åkerlund, and the entire team behind On The Run.