A multi-platinum recording artist Beyonce Knowles is one of the best music artists that has won many Grammy awards and is known for her thrilling videos, vocals and live shows.
She was born in Houston, Texas captured the public’s eye as the lead vocalist of R & B group Destiny’s child.
After that, she established her own solo career with her debutant album “Dangerously in love”, which overnight became the most selling artists with sold tours and slew of awards.
Beyonce has also worked in many films that include Dream Girls.
She married to a hip-hop recording artist Jay-Z in the year 2008.
In late 2013, she surprised her audiences and fans by releasing the fifth studio album, which was self-titled as Beyonce and has performed twice at Super Bowl.
Moreover, then she released her sixth album, Lemonade after airing of HBO special in the year 2016 and after two years she dropped the joint album with his husband, “everything is Love”.
Early stages of her life
Both actress and singer Beyonce Giselle Knowles was born in the year 1981 on September 4 in Houston, Texas.
She started her singing career at an early age, by competing at the local talent shows and by winning many awards at those events, impressing audiences with her dancing and singing abilities.
Teaming up with the cousin, Kelly Rowland, and two other classmates, she formed a female singing group. Her father, named Matthew Knowles served as a band manager.
The group went through different names and line-up changes before it signed a record deal in the year 1997 with the Colombia records.
The group Destiny’s child then became one of the most popular R & B acts with its self-titled album release. After gaining momentum, the female group scored the no.1 position on pop charts with the billboard.
The group also featured another recording named “say my name” which was a smash hit that time. Beyonce while enjoying her group success, began exploring different other projects.
After this, she made her acting debut in the year 2001 starring role in the MTV Carmen: A Hip Hopera. She after this co-starred with actor Mike Myers in Austin Powers.
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On her musical front, she took center stage as the solo artist with the releasing of her first album “dangerously in love” in the year 2003.
Her first recording became a huge success both critically and commercially. It was sold in millions and won the five Grammy awards.
On the album, she has worked with a number of artists including Sean Paul, Missy Elliott, and Jay-Z. There were rumors that she is dating Jay-Z but both of them did not publicly declare about their relationship.
How was the personal life of her?
In the year 2008, Beyonce married to a music mogul and rapper Jay-Z in the small private ceremony in New York.
They married among the guests sighted Beyonce mother, Tina Knowles, her father, her sister and manager, and few other close friends.
The newlywed couple continued their work as ever, promoting the latest album Sasha Fierce in 2008. She scored two big hits that are “single ladies (put a right on it) and another one was “if I were a boy”.
She even returned to the big screen starring as R & B legend in Cadillac records.
In January, Beyonce sang the James trademark song “at last” for first lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama.
In addition to performing and acting, Beyonce ran a clothing line known as the house of Dereon with her mother.
She has launched her fragrance heat in the year 2010. Throughout her career, she has served as a model and spokesperson for different other brands that include L’Oreal and Tommy Hilfiger.
She also found herself under high flame after performing the private concert for the Libyan leader on New Year eve in the year 2010. After this, she donated the fee of that event to help the Haitian earthquake victims.
According to a few reports, Beyonce has said that her father was responsible for arranging the Libyan concert. After that, she herself decided to drop her father as the manager in the year 2011 March.
Later, she reached at the top album chart with her latest solo album, named “4”. In the year 2013, she generated a few negative headlines because of her performance at President Obama’s second inauguration.
She was highly criticized for reportedly recording the version of “The Star-Spangled Banner”. However, despite wide media coverage, in those days of the incident, she did not address the controversy publicly.
In the following years of Beyonce’s pregnancy rumors, she went public with the news of new arrival in 2011. She showed off her growing baby bump at MTV video music awards.
However, Beyonce and her husband welcomed their first baby daughter named Blue lvy Carter in the year 2012 on January 7. The couple never spared expense to maintain their privacy at a special time.
In the year 2017, February, she announced on her Instagram page that she is expecting her twins, after which iconic shot was revealed to be the most liked post on Instagram with 11.1 million.
The coupled welcomed their twins, a girl and a boy in June 2017. Although the couple did not confirm their twins name publicly but filed a document at United States patent for the names as Rumi and Sir.
After this, Beyonce officially posted her photo holding her one month twins.
How much till dated she had earned?
According to the serve of Forbes, it was found that Beyonce has a net worth of $250 million.
She even has various stylish cars and property in other parts of the country around the world. She has also earned a lot through world tours and concerts she has done worldwide.
Her self-titled album was the one of the fastest selling album which was distributed in iTunes history, by selling 80,000 copies in just three hours.
Being a film actress and singer she has earned a lot of hearts and fans. And today she is considered one of the popular pop singer and actress around the world.