Beyoncé

Real name Beyoncé Giselle Knowles
Birth place Houston, Texas, U.S.
DO.B September 4, 1981
Profession
  • Singer
  • Songwriter
  • actress
Nickname Sasha Fierce, Be, Beyonce Knowles-Carter, Queen B, Bee, Mothe, JuJu
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 169 cm

in meters- 1.69 m

in Feet Inches- 5’ 6½”

Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 62 kg

in Pounds- 137 lbs

Figure                 34-26-38
Hair colour Dark Brown
Eye colour Dark Brown
Debut Film – Carmen: A Hip Hopera (2001)

Album – Dangerously in Love (1997)

TV – Much On Demand (1997)

Likes
Dislikes
Hobbies Singing, Swimming, Reading, Dancing and Writing
Net worth $450 million (May 2017)
Website Official Website

Beyoncé is an American singer, songwriter and actress who was born on 4 Sep 1981 in Houston, Texas, U.S. and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny’s Child. Beyoncé’s theatrical film debut was Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002). Her first album was , Dangerously in Love (2003), which earned five Grammy Awards.

Genres R&B
Instruments Vocals

Achievements

  • Throughout her career, she has sold over 100 million records as a solo artist and a further 60 million with Destiny’s Child, making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time.
  • She has won 22 Grammy Awards and is the most nominated woman in the award’s history.
  • She is the most awarded artist at the MTV Video Music Awards, with 24 wins.
  • The Recording Industry Association of America recognized her as the Top Certified Artist in America during the 2000s (decade).
  • In 2009, Billboard named her the Top Radio Songs Artist of the Decade, the Top Female Artist of the 2000s (decade) and awarded her their Millennium Award in 2011.
  • In 2014, she became the highest-paid black musician in history.
  • She was listed among Time’s 100 most influential people in the world for a second year in a row.
  • Forbes listed her as the most powerful female in entertainment of 2015.
  • In 2016 she occupied the sixth place for Person of the Year.

Discography

  • Dangerously in Love (2003)
  • B’Day (2006)
  • I Am… Sasha Fierce (2008)
  • 4 (2011)
  • Beyoncé (2013)
  • Lemonade (2016)

Filmography

  • 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)

Tours and residency shows

Headlining tours

  • Dangerously in Love Tour (2003)
  • The Beyoncé Experience (2007)
  • I Am… World Tour (2009–2010)
  • The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour (2013–2014)
  • The Formation World Tour (2016)

Co-headlining tours

  • Verizon Ladies First Tour (with Alicia Keys and Missy Elliott) (2004)
  • On the Run Tour (with Jay Z) (2014)

Residency shows

  • I Am… Yours (2009)
  • 4 Intimate Nights with Beyoncé (2011)
  • Revel Presents: Beyoncé Live (2012)

List of songs by Beyoncé

  • 1+1
  • 6 Inch
  • 7/11
  • All Night
  • Ave Maria
  • Baby Boy
  • Beautiful Liar
  • Best Thing I Never Had
  • Blow
  • Blue
  • Broken-Hearted Girl
  • Check On It
  • Countdown
  • Crazy In Love
  • Daddy
  • Daddy Lessons
  • Dance For You
  • Deja Vu
  • Die With You
  • Disappear
  • Diva
  • Don’t Hurt Yourself
  • Drunk In Love
  • Ego
  • End of Time
  • Flawless
  • Formation
  • Forward
  • Freedom
  • Get Me Bodied
  • Ghost / Haunted
  • God Made You Beautiful
  • Grown Woman
  • Halo
  • Heaven
  • Hold Up
  • I Care
  • I Miss You
  • I Was Here
  • If I Were a Boy
  • Irreplaceable
  • Jealous
  • Listen
  • Love Drought
  • Love On Top
  • Me, Myself And I
  • Mine
  • Naughty Girl
  • No Angel
  • Party
  • Pray You Catch Me
  • Pretty Hurts
  • Radio
  • Rather Die Young
  • Ring Off
  • Ring The Alarm
  • Rise Up
  • Rocket
  • Run the World (Girls)
  • Sandcastles
  • Schoolin’ Life
  • Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
  • Sorry
  • Standing on the Sun
  • Start Over
  • Superpower
  • Sweet Dreams
  • Till the End of Time
  • Video Phone
  • Why Don’t You Love Me
  • XO
  • Yoncé/Partition

Fast Facts

  • Began performing at age 7.
  • Performed on Star Search in the early 1990s with the group Girls Tyme (which eventually became Destiny’s Child) and received only three out of five stars.
  • Has referred to Destiny’s Child member Kelly Rowland as her “cousin” in interviews since Kelly lived with the Knowles family in Houston as an adolescent.
  • Replaced Britney Spears as Pepsi spokeswoman in 2002.
  • Launched clothing line House of Deréon with her mother in July 2005 in memory of her late grandmother.
  • Became the first nonsupermodel or nonathlete to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit issue in 2007.
  • Sang “At Last” for Barack and Michelle Obama’s first dance on inauguration night 2009.
  • With her six Grammy award nominations in 2014, putting her at 53 nominations total, became the most-nominated female artist in Grammy history.

Awards

  • 2003, Grammy — Best Contemporary R&B Album: Winner
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special: Nominee
  • 2009, Grammy — Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance: Winner
  • 2015, Emmy — Outstanding Special Class Program: Nominee
  • 2006, Grammy — Best Contemporary R&B Album: Winner
  • 2003, Grammy — Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: Winner
  • 2003, Grammy — Best Female R&B Vocal Performance: Winner
  • 2009, Grammy — Best R&B Song: Winner
  • 2014, Grammy — Best R&B Performance: Winner
  • 2003, Grammy — Best R&B Song: Winner
  • 2003, Grammy — Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Winner
  • 2001, Grammy — Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: Winner
  • 2007, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 2013, Emmy — Outstanding Special Class – Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Programs: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Variety Special: Nominee
  • 2005, Grammy — Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: Winner
  • 2014, Grammy — Best Surround Sound Album: Winner
  • 2006, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2007, Critics’ Choice Awards — Best Song: Winner
  • 2000, Grammy — Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: Winner
  • 2000, Grammy — Best R&B Song: Winner
  • 2007, Critics’ Choice Awards — Best Acting Ensemble: Nominee
  • 2016, Grammy — Best Urban Contemporary Album: Winner
  • 2009, Grammy — Song of the Year: Winner
  • 2009, Grammy — Best Female Pop Vocal Performance: Winner
  • 2009, Golden Globe — Best Original Song – Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2016, Grammy — Best Music Video: Winner
  • 2004, People’s Choice Awards — Favorite Female Musical Performer: Winner
  • 2014, Grammy — Best R&B Song: Winner
  • 2012, Grammy — Best Traditional R&B Performance: Winner
  • 2009, Grammy — Best Contemporary R&B Album: Winner
  • 2007, Golden Globe — Best Original Song – Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2009, Grammy — Best Female R&B Vocal Performance: Winner

Relationships

  • Nixon — Half Brother
  • Jay Z — Husband
  • Kelly Rowland — Cousin
  • Solange Knowles — Sister
  • Mathew Knowles — Father
  • Tina Knowles — Mother
  • Richard Lawson — Stepfather
  • Bianca Lawson — Stepsister
  • Blue Ivy Carter — Daughter

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