Beyonce Surprises Teenage Cancer Patient With FaceTime Call

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Fan Ebony Banks received a call from Queen Bey herself after a social-media campaign started by her friends went viral.

One young high school student's dreams came true when she got to talk to her idol Beyonce.

Ebony Banks, a senior at Alief Hastings High School in Houston, is battling stage four of a rare form of cancer. Knowing Banks’ dream was to meet Beyonce, her friends launched a social-media campaign with the hashtag #EBOBMEETSBEYONCE in hopes of gaining the superstar’s attention.

A few days after the hashtag went viral, Beyonce surprised Banks with a FaceTime phone call.

In a touching exchange, Banks lays in a hospital bed and says, “I love you, Beyoncé,” to which Queen Bey replies, “I love you.” Watch the clip below:

A version of this story originally appeared on Billboard.com.

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