Beyonce Knowles Full Biography, Networth (2022) | Height, Age, Family, Husband, Career, Awards and more

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Husband:
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Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter, a vocalist all the more prominently referred to similarly as Beyonce, is a R&B craftsman who rose to notoriety as the lead artist of the all-young ladies bunch Destiny’s Child which likewise had any semblance of Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams in the line-up. After an exceptionally effective spell with the gathering which became one of the world’s top rated young lady gatherings ever, Beyonce left on a vocation as an independent craftsman.

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Her performance profession started with a bang — her presentation collection won five Grammy Awards and sold north of 11 million duplicates around the world. Indeed, even as a kid she had shown a distinct fascination with music and moving since the beginning and consistently took part in neighborhood ability shows.

She amazed her school specialists when she won a school ability show when she was only seven by beating different competitors who were very much into their teen. She framed a young ladies’ gathering while she was still extremely youthful with a portion of her companions. Her dad perceived the potential his girl had and chosen to turn into her administrator. Her gathering, which later became well known as Destiny’s Child, proceeded to turn into a profoundly famous music bunch following which Beyonce wandered into a considerably more fruitful performance profession as a vocalist and entertainer.

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Beyonce: Biography

Full NameBeyoncé Giselle Knowles
Nickname(s)Beyoncé, Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter, Beyonce Knowles-Carter, Sasha Fierce, Be, Queen B, Bee, Mot
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter, Record Producer, Actress, Dancer, Businesswoman
DOB 4th September,1981 (Friday)
Age (as in 2022)40 Years Old
DebutDangerously in Love

Home TownHouston
Birth PlaceHouston, Harris, Texas
NationalityAmerican
ReligionMethodist
Zodiac SignVirgo
AddressHouston, Harris, Texas, United States
SchoolSt. Mary’s Montessori School (Houston), Parker Elementary School (Houston), High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (Houston), Alief Elsik High School (Houston)
HobbiesDancing, Writing, Swimming, Singing, Reading
Marital StatusMarried
Signature
Official Websitehttps://www.beyonce.com/

Family

HusbandJay Z

SisterSolange Knowles

MotherTina Knowles

FatherRichard Lawson

Physical Attributes

HeightIn centimeters- 169 cm
In meters- 1.69 m
In Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
WeightIn Kilograms- 65 kg
In Pounds- 143.3 lb
Body Measurements35-26-39
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown

Favourites

Favorite ColorPink & Gold
Favorite FoodFast Food, Soul Food
Favorite MovieSparkle
Favorite ActressAishwarya Rai Bachchan
Favorite PerfumeBeyonce Pulse, Beyonce Heat
Favorite Digit4
Favorite PetCat

Beyonce: Childhood & Early Life

  • She is the daughter of Mathew Knowles and Tina. His father was a sales manager while her mother worked as a hairdresser and salon owner.
  • She attended St. Mary’s Elementary School where she also learned to dance. She loved singing from a young age.
  • She enrolled in Parker Elementary School, a music magnet school in 1990 and also attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts before moving on to the Alief Elsik High School.
  • She auditioned for an all-girl entertainment group when she was eight. She was selected along with Kelly Rowland and LaTavia Roberson and put in a group called Girl’s Tyme with three other girls. The group performed in several talent shows and later bagged a contract with Columbia Records.

Personal Life & Legacy

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  • She married singer Jay-Z in 2008 and gave birth to her first child, a daughter, in 2012.
  • She along with Rowland founded the Survivor Foundation in 2005 to provide transitional housing for victims of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
  • She was named an ambassador for the 2012 World Humanitarian Day campaign for which she donated her song ‘I Was Here’ and its music video.

Beyonce: Career

  • The girls changed the name of the group to Destiny’s Child in 1993 and released their self-titled debut album in 1997. The album had the song ‘No, No, No’ which became their first major hit.
  • Their second album, ‘The Writing’s on the Wall’ was out in 1999. It spawned the group’s first No.1 single, ‘Jumpin’ Jumpin’ and also the super hit songs ‘Bills Bills Bills’ and ‘Say My Name’. The album sold more than 8 million copies worldwide.
  • Their third album, ‘Survivor’ was even a bigger success than its predecessors. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 and earned the group several Grammy Award nominations. The singles ‘Survivor’ and ‘Bootylicious’ became very popular.
  • Motivated by the success of her girls’ group, Beyonce embarked on a solo career with her debut solo album, ‘Dangerously in Love’ in 2003. The songs included uptempos and ballads inspired by R&B and soul genres with elements of hip hop and Arabic music. The album was a huge hit which established her as a solo star.
  • She released her next album, ‘B’Day’ on her 25th birthday, 4 September, 2006. The music style of the album is borrowed from a range of styles like funk, hip hop and R&B that were popular during the 1970s-80s. The album was reviewed very positively.
  • She featured in a combination of slow and midtempo pop and R&B ballads, and more upbeat electropop and Europop genres in her next album ‘I Am… Sasha Fierce’ in 2008. The album sold over eight million copies worldwide. She embarked on the ‘I Am… World Tour’ in March 2009 which consisted of 108 shows.
  • In bringing out her album ‘4’ in 2011, she also served as the executive producer and co-writer. She attempted to bring traditional R&B back to contemporary music. The album was very well received by music critics.
  • In addition to her music career she has also appeared in several movies like ‘Carmen: A Hip Hopera’ (2001), ‘The Pink Panther’ (2006), ‘Obsessed’ (2009), and ‘Epic’ (2013).

Major Works

  • Her debut album, ‘Dangerously in Love’ was the one which successfully cemented her reputation as a solo artist. The album which debuted at No.1 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart was a big commercial as well as critical success which earned her five Grammy Awards.
  • The album ‘B’Day’ registered her highest debut-week sales. It included the hit singles ‘Déjà vu’, ‘Irreplaceable’ and ‘Beautiful Liar’. It was successful not just in the U.S. but also internationally and was accredited multi-platinum.
  • ‘I Am… Sasha Fierce’ was one of the most successful albums of her career so far. The album was inspired by folk and alternative rock and went on to be platinum certified in over 17 worldwide markets. The album garnered a whooping eight Grammy Award nominations, winning five of them.

Awards & Achievements

  • She has won 17 Grammy Awards from 46 nominations, becoming the third most honored woman in Grammy History. Her most recent Grammy win is for Best Traditional R&B Performance for the song ‘Love on Top’ in 2013.
  • She is the recipient of nine BET Awards from 30 nominations including the one for Best Female R&B Artist in 2011.

Beyonce: Net Worth

Net Worth:$500 Million
Country of Origin:United States of America
Source of Wealth:Professional Singer/Actress
Last Updated:2022

TRIVIA

  • She was just 8 years old when her singing talent was discovered and started auditioning and that is where she met her bandmates La Tavia Robertson and Kelly Rowland of her band named Destiny’s Child.
  • Beyonce also went through depression after their band Destiny Child won a Grammy award.
  • Guinness World Record named she and her husband as the Power Earning Couple after the couple earned $122 million in 2010.
  • Besides singing and acting, she has multi million dollar endorsements deal with her names with brands like American Express, Loreal, and Pepsi among others.
  • She has also served as a voice artist and voiced the lead character Queen Tara in the famous animated film The Epic in 2013.
  • Beyonce’s lucky number is 4. Her birthday falls on 4th September, her husband Jay Z birthday falls on 4th December, her mother’s birthday on 4th Jan, her fourth studio album was also titled “4”. Her marriage anniversary is also 4th April.

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