Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter (born September 4, 1981), often known simply as Beyoncé, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she enrolled in performing arts schools and was first exposed to singing and dancing competitions as a child. Knowles rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of Destiny's Child, one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Knowles' work has earned her numerous awards and accolades, including 16 Grammy Awards, 12 MTV Video Music Awards, a Billboard Millennium Award, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (with Destiny's Child). As a solo artist, Knowles has sold over 13 million albums in the United States and over 75 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time. In 2009, Billboard named her the Top Female Artist and Top Radio Songs Artist of the 2000s decade, and ranked her as the fourth Artist of the Decade. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) also recognized Knowles as the Top Certified Artist of the 2000s. In 2010, she appeared on VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Artists of All Time", and was ranked third on their "100 Greatest Women in Music" list in 2012. In 2010, Knowles was ranked first on Forbes list of the "100 Most Powerful and Influential Musicians in the World".
18.10.2012 [Examiner.com] - The beautiful and talented Solange Knowles has become a fashion darling over the years. She continues to prove day by day that she doesn't have to stand in her superstar sister's- Beyonce Knowles- spotlight to shine, especially not in the fashion world.
17.10.2012 [iDigitalTimes.com] - Beyoncé Knowles, the 31-year old American singer, confirmed the news of performing at the 2013's Super Bowl Halftime show. It has become a tradition to feature performances by top artists from the entertainment world,especially the music industry, at
16.10.2012 [Belfast Telegraph] - Beyonce Knowles to perform at Super Bowl. Tuesday, 16 October 2012. Beyonce Knowles. Photos enlarge. Beyoncé Knowles will reportedly grace the stage at Super Bowl XLVII. The pop superstar is set to perform during half time at the American National
16.10.2012 [SPIN] - Now, an anonymous source quoted by the Associated Press claims to know who will take the stage for 2013's biggest American sporting event: Beyoncé Knowles. An official announcement is expected to come tomorrow, but AP appear quite confident in their
What could a late–19th-century Viennese symphonic genius and an early–21st-century African American pop star have in common? A blood line, according to recent research that has led to the conclusion that Beyoncé Knowles is Gustav Mahler's eighth cousin, four times removed. This according to Why ...
American business magazine Forbes recently released its annual list of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women ... and one Arab woman managed to surpass Beyoncé Knowles in the ranking. Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, the UAE's first ever female cabinet minister, came out No. 36 on the global ranking, ...