Byon December 5, 2013
Beyoncé paid tribute to late actor Paul Walker during her concert at the Los Angeles Staples Center last night. (03.12.13)
The 31-year-old singer reduced some fans to tears as she dedicated two emotional songs to the ‘Fast and Furious’ actor, who died in a car crash in Santa Clarita, California, last Saturday (30.11.13).
Beyoncé sang a rendition of Whitney Houston’s ‘I Will Always Love you’ and her own hit single ‘Halo’ in front of a star-studded crowd which included Khloe Kardashian and Kelly Osbourne.
The R&B superstar was met with cheers as she said: “I dedicate these songs to Paul Walker.”
Fans quickly took to Twitter to express their emotions after the performance, one user Tayler Wilson tweeted: “When @Beyoncé sang Whitney Houston I will always love you and dedicated it to Paul walker… I cried. That woman sings like no other (sic)”
Twitter user Jazmyne Flores added: “Legit crying bc everyone’s singing Halo at the top of their lungs and Beyoncé dedicated it to Paul walker (sic)”
A private family memorial service for Paul, 40, and his friend Roger Rodas – who had been driving the vehicle when it hit a pole – was held at the site of the crash on Monday (02.12.13).