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Beyonce urges fans to vote

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Beyonce is urging voters to get to the polls on Election Day.

The music mega-star posted about the “imperative to our democracy” on Instagram late Friday, along with a video of her talking about the at a concert.

“There’s been so much negativity and nonsense,” Beyonce said about this election year. “It can be easy to feel helpless and want to just block the world out. But doing nothing right now it not an option, y’all.”

Hillary Clinton touted Beyonce’s support after the singer attend a fundraiser for the Democratic presidential candidate last year.

{mosads}”Throughout history, from the women’s suffrage movement to the Civil Rights Movement, this is a right that we had to fight to obtain. It was our power that put the first Black president into the White House, and it was our influence that changed the course of history,” Beyond wrote in a post on her Instagram, with a link to Rock the Vote included in her bio.

“Exercising the right to vote is imperative to our democracy,” she added.

Her husband, rapper Jay-Z, is headlining a concert for Clinton in the battleground state of Ohio on Nov. 4, BuzzFeed reported.

The couple has long supported President Obama and have attended fundraisers for Clinton during her campaign.

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