We were a little surprised when the Met dubbed Beyoncé its honorary chairperson for this year’s punk-themed gala, as we have trouble imagining the super stylish icon costuming it up as Sid Vicious. But judging from this newly released director’s cut of the promo video for her upcoming Mrs. Carter tour, Bey doesn’t have any trouble channeling style from different eras.
Although in this case, her new look isn’t too much of a stretch — considering she’s outfitted in a pretty epic Elizabethan-themed queen getup, complete with a gold cage skirt and scepter. A not-so-subtle acknowledgement of her present top-of-the-world status, perhaps? We don’t call her Queen B for nothing.
Watch the full video below.