Beyoncé ( Giselle) Knowles was Born in Houston in September 1981. It was impossible to imagine the meteoric rise that Beyonce Knowles would go on to achieve. She sold 75 million albums, making her one of the most successful recording artists of all time.
She is also an actress, fashion icon, producer and doting mother. Beyoncé’s invented word ‘Bootylicious’ was even added to the Oxford English dictionary in 2008.
She really is running the music world right now. Her stage persona Sasha Fierce was dreamt up by her cousin Angie when they were kids as a way of helping her cope with crippling nerves whenever she performed. The name stuck around for years – until Beyoncé made the decision to kill Sasha off in 2010.
From early ages Beyonce sings first in a church. She grew up in Houston. Beyoncé was terribly insecure as a child, despite her beauty. She got teased about her ears which she jokes ‘were bigger than my head’, and earned her the nickname Dumbo.
Her name derives from her mum Tina’s maiden name, Beyincé. Tina wanted to keep the name going when she married husband Mathew Knowles so they named their firstborn Beyoncé. She has a sister Solange. Her parents separated when she was just 13 – with Tina saying Mathew was too ‘obsessed’ with their daughter’s career.
Beyonce came from one of the most successful girl groups of all time, Destiny’s child. Beyonce preformed in Destiny’s child and as a solo artist. After she started to preform as a solo artist in 2003., her career has gone from strength to strength.
Albums in Destiny’s chilld: Destiny’s Child (1998), The Writing’s on the Wall(1999), Survivor (2001), 8 Days of Christmas (2001), Destiny Fulfilled (2004). Albums as a solo artist: Dangerously in Love (2003), B’Day (2006), I Am… Sasha Fierce (2008), 4 (2011), Beyoncé (2013).
Movies that she made or appaired in: Carmen: A Hip Hopera (2001), Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) , The Fighting Temptations(2003), The Pink Panther (2006), Dreamgirls (2006), Cadillac Records (2008), Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!: Wubb Idol (2009), Obsessed (2009), Life Is But a Dream (2013), Epic (2013).
Beyonce’s extraordinary life, which saw her join her first pop group at the age of nine before fronting the girl band Destiny’s Child – the biggest-selling female group of all time, is always a subject no 1. when it comes to nespapers and Tv.. Everybody wants her! There are some interest things and facts which have been topics many years till today and will be.
She suffered from depression and it hit her very hard. For three years she struggled but went out as a winner. Beyonce is together with a famous rap star Jay-Z from 2003 since their song Bonnie and Clyde was released. Beyoncé first met Jay-Z on a Vanity Fair in 2001. They have been married since 2008. and in 2012. their beautiful daugter Blue Ivy was born.