Beyonce Biography, wiki, Net Worth

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Beyonce Biography, wiki, Net Worth: Beyonce Giselle Knowles – Carter also known by Beyonce as her stage name was born on September 4, 1981 in Huston, Texas  where she was raised too.  Beyonce is an American singer, songwriter and actress.

Beyonce Biography

Beyonce Biography, wiki, Net Worth

She  is the first child of Celestine Knowles (nee Beyince), a hairdresser and salon owner and mathew Knowles,  a xerox sales manager. Her father is an African American, while her mother is of Louisiana Creole descent.  Beyonce has a younger sister named Solange Knowles who also was a singer and a former backup dancer for destiny’s child.

  • Education         

Beyonce attended St. Mary’s Montessori school in Huston,  where she enrolled in dance classes. Her singing talent was discovered when her dance instructor Darlette Johnson began humming a song and she finished it, able to hit the high -pitched notes. Beyonce ‘S interest in music and performing continued after winning a school talent show at age seven.  She enrolled in Parker Elementary School , a music magnet school in Huston, where she would perform with the school choir. She also attended the high school for the performing and visual arts and later Alief Elsik High School.

  • Career

Beyonce started performing in various singing and dancing competitions as a child.  She eventually rose to fame in the late 1990s as a lead singer of the R&B girl group popularly known as  Destiny’s Child. The  group was managed by her father, Mathew Knowles after he quit his job,  the group became one of the best-selling girls group in history. The destiny child group released some albums under it which inxludes “the writing’s on the wall “ and also numerous songs that sold millions of copies. Eventually, the destiny’s child group broke up in 2006 and this almost destabilised  beyonce because she was accused for being the cause of the separation.

Beyonce released her first solo recording in a feature on Jay -Z’s “03 Bonnie & Clyde “ that was released in October 2002 which peaked number 4 on the U. S billboard Hot 100 Chart. Her first solo album “Dangerously in love “ was released on June 24, 2003. The album’s lead single as a solo artist in the U. S. Beyonce’s second solo album “B’Day “ was released on September 4, 2006 , in the U.S  to mark her 25th birthday. She also released other albums which includes : I Am… Sasha fierce(2008), 4(2011), Beyonce (2013), Lemonade (2016) and a collaborative album with her husband, Jay-Z tittle “Everything is Love “ as The Carter’s (2018). Beyonce presently had already sang about 200+ songs including singles and collobration some which includes : Halo,  Drunk in love, Single ladies etc

Aside from being a singer,  she is also an actress. Her first acting role was in 2006 in a comedy film tittled “ The pinker panther” starring along side with Steve Martin which grossed about $158.8 million at the  box office worldwide. Other movies includes: Dreamgirls, obsessed, Cadillac records, Epic etc.  Recently, in 2019,Beyonce starred in the movie “ The Lion King “ taking on the voice role of Mala in the movie,  although the movie is yet to be launched out.

Beyonce Net worth

  • Achievements/ Awards

Beyonce has received numerous awards which makes her the best-selling music artist of all time. She has won 23 Grammy Awards,  24 MTV video music Awards,  29 BET Awards and even best actress awards . Beyonce is also a business woman and entrepreneur with so many businesses and assets such as Parkwood entertainment, endorsements, fashion lines (house of dereon) etc.  Beyonce is also a philanthropist and an activist,  she founded so many foundations that touches the lives of people around.

  • Marriage/Family/ Relationship

Beyonce started a relationship with  Jay -Z after their collaboration on “03 Bonnie and Clyde “. On April 4,2008, Beyonce once suffered from miscarriage around 2010 or 2011 , describing it as “the saddest thing “ She had ever endured.  In April 2011 , Beyonce and Jay-Z travelled to Paris in order to shoot the album cover for 4 ,and She unexpectedly became pregnant in Paris.  On January 7, 2012, Beyonce gave birth to a daughter named “ Blue Ivy Carter” at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

Beyonce Biography, wiki, Net Worth

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