Belfast Telegraph

Sunday 26 October 2014

New Destiny's Child track online

Destiny's Child have had a mixed reaction to new track Nuclear

Destiny's Child have debuted their comeback song Nuclear online to a lukewarm reception.

Beyonce, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams have reunited for the first time since 2005 on Nuclear, which was produced by Neptunes frontman Pharrell Williams. The R&B track has a retro 90s feel.

While fans expressed delight at last week's news that the girlband were reuniting, the majority reaction to the new song on Twitter was from fans who felt underwhelmed and disappointed.

One fan wrote: "A whole new wave of disappointment has washed over me yet again. #DestinysChild #Nuclear :'(" while another said: "#DestinysChild's "new" song has done some good... I've had to listen to their back catalogue to get the taste outta my mouth!"

The girls will perform Nuclear for the first time together at the prestigious American Football Super Bowl half-time show in February.

Beyonce told GQ magazine she had been aiming for an old school feel with her new music.

She said: "I've been working with Pharrell and Timbaland and Justin Timberlake and Dream. We all started in the '90s, when R&B was the most important genre, and we all kind of want that back: the feeling that music gave us."

Nightlife Galleries

More

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Scorpio:

This is an ideal time to make plans for the future. If you've been thinking about getting a better job, start getting the necessary training. It may take longer than you expect to reach your goal, but don't let that deter you. The best things in life involve an element of sacrifice. A reference from a powerful friend will help you get into an exclusive group or prestigious society. Your new friends and contacts might eventually be able to give you a helping hand professionally, but that's all in times to come.More