Breaking Their Silence: Beyonce, Jay Z, Solange Talk Elevator Fight

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NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce, Jay Z and Solange say they have “moved forward as a united family” since a video leaked of Solange attacking Jay Z in an elevator.

In an exclusive statement to The Associated Press on Thursday, the Knowles-Carter family says Jay Z and Solange have apologized to one another and “they both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played out in the public.”

The website TMZ posted the three-minute video Monday and said it was shot last week inside the Standard Hotel in New York. The hotel said Wednesday it had fired the person who recorded the video.

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The statement also says reports about Solange being intoxicated and “displaying erratic behavior” are false.

It reads: “We’ve put this behind us and hope everyone else will do the same.”

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