Beyoncé & Jay-Z: Power Couple

Track the crazy in love duo's romantic courtship, from their explosive performances to their private getaways. By Caryn Midler


"I don't say if he's my boyfriend or not," Beyoncé said in 2003, during the early stages of their high-profile romance. But their actions always spoke louder than words. At that year's MTV Video Music Awards, they flaunted their chemistry during a duet of her hit "Crazy in Love"; at the 2004 VMAs they went public – sort of – giving each other shout-outs from the podium (she said, "What up, J?"; he said, "What up, B?").