The Carter-Knowles crew is speaking out to set the record straight about the now-infamous violent elevator outbreak where an enraged Solange attacked brother-in-law Jay Z with Beyonce present as the trio were leaving last week’s Met Gala after party.

Beyonce’s Team Release Official Statement On Jay-Z - Solange Brawl -

After a notable silence, , , and have finally addressed “that” fight (also known as elevator-gate) via a press rep.

Video: Beyonce’s Sister Solange Attacks Jay-Z In Hotel Elevator

The statement the world’s been waiting can be read after the jump…

“As a result of the public release of the elevator security footage from Monday, May 5th, there has been a great deal of speculation about what triggered the unfortunate incident. But the most important thing is that our family has worked through it,” an exclusive statement to The Associated Press said Thursday. “Jay and Solange each assume their share of responsibility for what has occurred. They both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played out in the public. They both have apologized to each other and we have moved forward as a united family.


The reports of Solange being intoxicated or displaying erratic behavior throughout that evening are simply false,” the statement continued. “At the end of the day families have problems and we’re no different. We love each other and above all we are family. We’ve put this behind us and hope everyone else will do the same.”

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