Beyoncé Pays Tribute to Young Fan Who Died of Brain Cancer
Written by B87FM on March 6, 2021
Beyoncé is paying tribute to one in all her greatest followers within the wake of her demise.
Lyric Chanel died Friday (March 5) after a two-year battle with mind most cancers and anaplastic ependymoma. The 13-year-old Houston native had turn out to be an Instagram sensation, inspiring her over 600,000 followers and superstar followers together with Cardi B and Beyoncé.
Lyric and her household had documented her combat with most cancers on social media, whereas celebrating her power, resilience, and optimism. In November, she underwent surgical procedure to take away a tumor, which grew again and unfold to numerous elements of her mind. On Wednesday, Lyric’s household was informed that she solely had days to reside.
“Simply obtained information from Dr that Lyric is Dying and solely have days to reside…. These are the toughest phrases to have to listen to,” wrote her household.
Following her passing, Beyoncé honored Lyric with a heartfelt video on Beyonce.com through which she sings an a cappella medley of songs together with “Brown Pores and skin Lady,” “Halo,” and “Love On Prime,” accompanied by photographs and video footage of Lyric. Throughout “Love On Prime,” she switched out “child” to incorporate Lyric’s identify: “Lyric, it’s you / You’re the one I like / And also you’re the one I would like / You’re the one factor I see / C’mon Lyric, it’s you.”
“I like you with all of my coronary heart,” Bey mentioned on the finish of the emotional clip.
In September, Queen Bey despatched flowers and a word to Lyric after she noticed a video of her singing alongside to “Love On Prime.” “I used to be so moved to see how these lyrics impressed you, not almost as a lot as you impressed me,” wrote Bey. “I can’t wait to satisfy you sooner or later and I’m so pleased you’re house safely.”
Lyric additionally developed a detailed bond with Trae Tha Fact, who she affectionately known as her uncle. “Fact Is This One Is Extraordinarily Painful….. These Who Know Me Know Yo Unc Gone Combat How U Fought….. By no means Giving Up ( You was one thing Completely different ),” the Houston rapper wrote within the wake of her demise.
A GoFundMe web page was created for Lyric in December 2020 and continues to be reside, with almost all of the $200,000 purpose raised.