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8 Ways to Cope with Not Attending the 'Mrs. Carter World Tour'

It's hard to escape the force that is Beyonce. Magazine covers, Instagram updates, film and TV commercials? The woman is literally everywhere. If you're a King Bey stan, chances are you snagged a ticket to her hugely successful "Mrs. Carter World Tour." And if her Instagram account and countless celebrity reviews tell us anything, it's that the globe trotting show is her best yet. Unfortunately, even the biggest fan has to pinch pennies, especially when it comes to summer concert season.

Not attending a Beyonce concert is like not being invited to the party in high school: it sucks. Click through for ways to cope.

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Watch Beyonce concert DVD's.

It's not the "Mrs. Carter World Tour," but if you close your eyes, it might feel like you're there.

Learn the "Single Ladies" dance.

We've all done this at one point or another. Chances are the first time wasn't a success. Slip on that leotard and get to work!

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Start saving for the next tour.

Bey shows no signs of retiring. Start the Mrs. Carter fund now so you're prepared next time.

Beyonce Instagram

Unfollow Beyonce on Instagram until the tour ends.

This is for the extreme stan. We get it- seeing those tour photos sucks. Save yourself the pain and hit that unfollow button now.

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Beyonce performing on stage

Start a Beyonce cover band.

I've always dreamt of doing this, but never had the courage. If you have a decent voice, this could be fun...maybe even distracting.

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Beyonce and Blue Ivy on vacation

Take a vacation.

You know those pictures of Blue Ivy on yachts, beaches and jacuzzis have you fiending for a vacay. This is the perfect way to cure your Mrs. Carter anxiety.

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Watch her awards show performances.

We can't think of a time where Mrs. Carter put on a terrible awards show performance. Her 2011 Billboard Awards performance goes down in history.

Legends of the Summer Tour

Go to the "Legends of the Summer" Tour

This is probably the next best things. Who knows-maybe Bey will make a cameo or two.

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In an interview with Billboard, Rowland shared her hopes for putting out a new body of work and the pressure that she's encountered since she's been in the studio. "This is by far the longest, most pressure-filled process ever, only because I know what it's supposed to be and I have been so hard on myself. I know it," she said. "And it's the first time I've said it out loud. I've been extremely hard on myself. But it's definitely coming, and I'm more so excited about this project than anything else."

The news follows the recent release of Rowland's "Kelly" track, which was met with critical acclaim in November 2018. In addition to preparing the release of new music, the "Motivation" singer discussed fans' wish for a Destiny's Child reunion. The rumors have been fueled by social media photographs of Rowland with either Beyonce or Michelle or all three, especially during Beyonce's past Coachella performance. But Rowland assures readers that it's not what they think.

"It's so funny. I guess every time people see us together, they just see music but I see sisterhood, and that's what we are and that's what me, her, Michelle [Williams] and Solange and I are. People see us all together, they immediately think music. I'm like, no. Just family." As Rowland previously mentioned Solange, she hopes to one day work with her again.

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