Beyoncé-inspired skyscraper to be built in Australia
A Beyoncé Knowles-inspired skyscraper is to be built in Melbourne, Australia, after receiving planning permission. According to DigitalSpy, Australian firm Elenberg Fraser has been given approval to construct a 226-metre high skyscraper inspired by the fabric-wrapped bodies in Beyoncé's Ghost music video, which featured on the star's self-titled fifth album in 2013. beyonce2 The bootylicious 68-storey building will accommodate 660 apartments and a 160-room hotel, according to developers. "This project is the culmination of our significant research," the company said in a statement. "The complex form - a vertical cantilever - is actually the most effective way to redistribute the building's mass, giving the best results in terms of structural dispersion, frequency oscillation and wind requirements." skycraper

Image: Ellenberg Fraser

"For those more on the art than science side, we will reveal that the form does pay homage to something more aesthetic - we're going to trust you've seen the music video for Beyoncé's Ghost," they added. showbiz-beyonce-inspired-building-02 A career in architecture never seemed so appealing. Excuse us while we get working on the blueprints for a community centre inspired by the fist act of Rihanna's B*tch Better Have My Money vid. Meanwhile, Beyoncé recently posted a video to celebrate the legalistation of equal marriage throughout the US, and it's as understated as you'd expect - click here to check it out. Watch the music video for Ghost below: More stories: Natalia Kills changes name to Teddy Sinclair Watch: Heterosexual couples forced underground in new LGBT film