Personal Emergency! Is Rachel 'Becky With the Good Hair' Roy Going Into Hiding?

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - JANUARY 11:  Designer Rachel Roy attends The Weinstein Company And A+E Networks "War And Peace" screening at The London West Hollywood on January 11, 2016 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo: Michael Kovac/Getty Images for A+E Networks)

Personal Emergency! Is Rachel 'Becky With the Good Hair' Roy Going Into Hiding?

Looks like the BeyHive's got her shook.

Published April 25, 2016

This "Becky with the good hair" lyric is getting out of control!

After Beyoncé dropped her epic visual album, LEMONADE, there was a reference to someone named Becky with the good hair, who people are assuming to be a woman Jay Z cheated with. Rachel Roy appeared to out herself as the woman by posting an Instagram photo with a comment about "good hair" moments after the line caught fire on the internet. And then the BeyHive attacked, going so far as to declare Roy "dead" on Wikipedia.

After an attempt to defend herself on Twitter by accusing Beyoncé stans of "bullying" her, Roy may have realized this is one battle she's not going to win. The fashion designer and Damon Dash's ex-wife pulled out of an event scheduled for Monday, April 25 for reasons that should be obvious to the whole world by now.

“Due to a personal emergency, Rachel Roy has had to cancel this evening’s event. Our apologies for any inconvenience,” a rep from NeueHouse, where the event was to be held, says. 

Considering the BeyHive's reputation for pretty much ending anyone who dares cross the Queen, it's safe to assume it'll be a while before Roy resurfaces. She might want to think about witness protection, too.

Somehow, we think these denials are only going to fuel the speculation even further. 

Get to know a little more about the woman who's "startin' all this conversation" with this throwback interview with Rachel Roy: is your No. 1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music. 

Written by Evelyn Diaz

(Photo: Michael Kovac/Getty Images for A+E Networks)


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