Although she’s a very private person who rarely grants interviews, Beyoncé has been uncharacteristically candid about miscarrying before giving birth to her oldest child, daughter Blue Ivy, in 2012. But apparently it happened again, and JAY-Z’s apology for Beyoncé’s miscarriages in 4:44 is particularly tragic, because it sounds like he blames himself for his wife’s lost pregnancies. Beyoncé opened up about her first miscarriage in her 2013 HBO documentary Life Is But a Dream, saying it was “the saddest thing I’ve ever been through,” according to Rolling Stone. “Literally the week before I went to the doctor, everything was fine, but there was no heartbeat,” the singer explained, and it prompted her to write “the saddest song I’ve ever written in my life.”

And so things get really sad on 4:44, during which her husband raps, “I apologize for all the stillborns/ ‘Cause I wasn’t present, your body wouldn’t accept it.” It’s important to understand that up to 20 percent of pregnancies end in miscarriage, and according to the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, it’s most often caused by

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