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Watch Beyonce's backup dancer get engaged during concert

Posted: 12:35 PM, Sep 12, 2016
Updated: 2016-09-12 21:52:55-04
Watch Beyonce's backup dancer get engaged during concert

He liked it, and thanks to Beyonce, he put a ring on it.

At a concert in St. Louis on Saturday, the pop star took a break from performing “Single Ladies” so one of her backup dancers could get engaged.

In the middle of the song, Beyonce scanned the crowd and asked for volunteers to come on stage. That lucky "fan," John Silver, came out and told the crowd how much he loved his girlfriend, dancer Ashley Everett.

Then Silver, a St. Louis native, got down on one knee and put a ring on it.

 

 

Watch the full video of the proposal below.

Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @alexhider.