September 4, 1981
Houston, Texas, U.S.
42 Years Old
|Occupation||Singer, actress, songwriter, producer, dancer|
|Other Name||Beyonce Giselle Knowles|
|Genres||R&B, pop, hip hop, soul|
Beyoncé is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She came to fame as the lead singer of the American best-selling girl group Destiny’s Child. Beyoncé released her first solo album “Dangerously in Love” (2003). The lead singles of the album “Crazy in Love” and “Baby Boy” featured the US Billboard Hot 100 number.
She interested in music since an early age. And performing continued after winning a school talent show at age seven. Where she was singing John Lennon‘s “Imagine”. American singer attended an audition with Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams, and a girls group called Girl’s Tyme. Where they rapped and danced on the talent show circuit in Houston.
Following her first album success, Beyoncé released her second solo album, B’Day. The album contained famous singles “Beautiful Liar”. Where she collaborates with Colombian singer Shakira. Her biggest hit single is “Crazy in Love”, featuring Jay-Z. This song won so many awards like ASCAP Pop Awards, ASCAP PRS Awards, etc. Beyoncé also Sang three of the five Oscar-nominated songs. At the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, she won the Video of the Year award and allowed Taylor Swift to finish her acceptance speech.
Beyonce Giselle Knowles was born to Mathew, who is of African-American descent, and Tina is of Louisiana Creole ancestry. Her mother Tina used to run a hair salon. She married rap star Jay-Z on April 4, 2008. The pop singer has 3 children: daughters, Blue Ivy Carter and Rumi Carter & son, Sir Carter.
Beyoncé grew up as a Catholic and attended St. Mary’s Montessori School in Houston. She also joined a music magnet school, Parker Elementary School in 1990. and also attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts before moving on to the Alief Elsik High School.
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