Beyonce Biography

Updated On Jul 19, 2019 Published On Mar 08, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1981 , September-4
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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Beyonce has already married nad she is married to her boyfriend Jay Z on April 4, 2008. They started dating each other since 2002 when they met each other on their collaboration of “03 Bonnie & Clyde”, which was on the seventh album of Jay Z named as The Blueprint 2: The Gift & The Curse. Her husband, Jay Z is a famous American rapper, investor, internet personality and a businessman. The couple is together since their marriage and they are blessed with one daughter named as Ivy Carter who was born on January 7, 2012.

Beyonce proved her words and helped the victim's of Flint's water crisis, as she raises over $80 k in her earnings. Beyonce paid tribute to late singer Aaliyah on the day of her 15th death anniversary, by posting a video of her and Aliyah to her Instagram account. 

Beyonce is one of the successful artists and her current net worth in 2016, was estimated to be $265 million. 

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Born in Houston, Texas, United States

September 4 , 1981

Beyonce is a famous American singer who was born in the early 1980s in in Houston, Texas, United States. She was born to her parents Mathew Knowles and Tina Knowles and her birth name was Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter.

Married with Jay Z

April 4 , 2008

Beyonce is married to her husband Jay Z on April 4, 2008. Her husband Jay Z, is a famous American rapper, pop star, businessman and a famous personality. The couple is together since their marriage and they are blessed with 1 daughter.

Net worth is $265 million


Beyonce has released many albums and singles in her career. She has been one of the successful artists and she has been able to earn a lot from her music career. In 2016, her net worth was estimated to be around $265 million.

Released first song Killing Time


Beyonce is the lead singer of the group Destiny Child. The group released their debut song named as Killing Time in 1997. The song was the soundtrack in the movie Men In Black which was released in the same year.

Released first album “No No No“


In the year 1997, Destiny Child released their debut album named as Destiny Child. The self-titled debut album was released by the group and the song “No No No“ from the album was the major hit during that time.

Released second album “The Writings on the Wall”


Destiny Child released their second album named as “The Writings on the Wall” in 1999. The album featured the song like Bills, Bills, Bills, which was the group first singles and other songs like “Jumpin’ Jumpin”’,  “Say My Name” and others. 

Released solo album Dangerously in Love


Beyonce released her first solo album named as Dangerously in Love which was released on June 24, 2003. The album was a hit and it debuted at the top in the US Billboard 200 and about 317,000 copies were sold in the first week of release. 

Released second album B’Day

September 2 , 2006

Beyonce released her second album named as B’Day on September 2, 2006. She released the album to coincide with her 25th birthday. The album was hit and it debuted at the top in the US billboard as well as about 541,000 copies were sold during the first week.

Movie debut from “The Pink Panther”


Beyonce also played roles in movies and her debut acting was in the movie “The Pink Panther” which was released in 2006. The movie collected about $158.8 million at the box office worldwide. Her last appearance on movies was on Epic, 2013.

Won Grammy Awards


Beyonce has received many awards in her career. She has won 22 Grammy Awards out of her 64 nominations. Recently in the year 2017, she won Grammy Awards for her work Formation in the category of Best Music Video. 

Guinness World Record for the Fastest-selling album on iTiunes


Beyonce has set three Guinness Book of World Records in her career. Her recent record was in 2013, where she set the record in Guinness Book of World Records in the category of Fastest-selling album on iTiunes for her work in the `album named Beyonce. 

Won BET Awards


Beyonce also has won 21 BET Awards out of her 46 nominations. Recently in 2016, she won BET Awards for her work in Formation in the category of Centric Award. Similarly, she has won other awards including Billboard Music Awards, BRIT Awards, American Music Awards and many others.