By MailOnline Reporter
Published: 14:49 EST, 28 September 2014 | Updated: 15:55 EST, 29 September 2014
She put in her usual energetic performance to close out Saturday night's Global Citizen Festival in New York City.
But Beyonce's enthusiastic dance moves led to a rather embarrassing wardrobe malfunction while on stage with husband Jay-Z.
The singer's lacy white blouse, which didn't appear to be buttoned up, burst open to reveal her flesh coloured bra mid-way through the performance on the Great Lawn of Central Park.
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Over-exposure: Beyonce's lacy shirt burst open midway through her performance in New York City at the Global Citizen's concert on Saturday night to reveal her flesh coloured bra
Baring too much: The singer is well known for her revealing ensembles, but this flesh flesh was unexpected
Video of the concert shows the Dolce and Gabana top slowly loosening before flying open during the two song set of Holy Grail and Forever Young.
Queen Bey - who teamed the wayward blouse with a pair of tailored, high-waisted trousers and black heels - was quick to place her hand over her bra to preserve her modesty.
The potential disaster was caught on camera but appeared to go unnoticed by the excited crowd.
Beyonce delights fans by joining Jay Z at Global Citizen Festival
Going: At first you see a glimpse of her skin-coloured bra underneath the Dolce and Gabbana blouse
Gone: Finally the top can take no more and it bursts wide open
The 33-year-old seemed unruffled by the mishap and continued her performance without so much as missing a beat.
Her appearance came as a surprise to the 60,000 strong audience who had only been expecting to see Jay Z. But he brought on the Crazy In Love singer to the delight of the crowd.
The couple, who have been dogged by rumors of a marital breakdown for months, put on a loving and united front to seemingly dispel the speculation.
Too much: The singer was immersed in her performance when the malfunction happened
Quick thinking: The songstress and mother of one covers her chest as she realises what is happening
Nothing to see here: The 33-year-old is the ultimate professional and doesn't even miss a beat
High energy: The star's enthusiastic performance may have been the star's undoing
Composed: Beyonce looking perfectly put together before things unravelled
She and Jay-Z were amongst a host of big names including Carrie Underwood, Alicia Keys, No Doubt, Fun, Sting, The Roots and Tiesto who took part in the event
Actors Ryan Reynolds, Jessica Alba and Olivia Wilde also took to the stage.
The star-studded festival, now in its third year, is part of the campaign to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030.
Tickets for the free concert were dished out to those who took action to help the organization meet its target such as petitioning world leaders through Twitter.
Jay Z headlines the Global Citizen Concert in New York
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