Beyoncé

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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter and actress. Born 4th September 1981 in Houston, Texas. After entering many signing and dancing competitions growing up, Beyoncé rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of girl group Destiny's Child. In 2003 Beyoncé released her first solo album Dangerously in Love, it sold 11 million copies worldwide and earned her 5 Grammy Awards establishing her as a worldwide solo artist.


Early Life

Beyoncé was born in Houston, Texas to Celestine Ann 'Tina' Beyincé and Mathew Knowles. Beyoncé's is a tribute to her mother's maiden name. She also has a younger sister, Solange Knowles, who is also a singer.


Albums

  • 2003 - Dangerously in Love
  • 2006 - B'Day
  • 2008 - I am... Sasha Fierce
  • 2011 - 4
  • 2013 - Beyoncé

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)