09.10.2012 [New York Magazine] - Beyoncé Knowles's sense of style can be traced directly to her mom Tina, who sewed all of her daughter's performance outfits since well before the days of Destiny's Child. Beyoncé later helped Tina start the House of Deréon clothing line — known for
-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".
17.10.2012 [Examiner.com] - Beyoncé Knowles announced she will headline the NFL Super Bowl Halftime show on February 3, 2013 in the city of New Orleans. The former Destiny's Child member, who is now known for her stunning solo career, announced the news via Twitter.
From her days in Destiny's Child to her breakout moment as a solo powerhouse, Beyoncé Knowles is literally blowing minds everywhere. She's now a wife, mother, and owner of her own activewear line, and the flawless Queen Bey shows no signs of stepping down form her throne any time soon.
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Beyonce Knowles is an internationally-known American singer and actress most famous for being the lead singer to popular girl group Destiny's Child as well as for her solo success. Beyonce is also famous for her marriage to hip hop star Jay-Z. As part of Destiny's Child, Beyonce helped lead the group to ...
Beyoncé started her career on the international music scene in the hugely successful girl group, Destiny's Child. Famous Facts. Beyoncé has also received well deserved critical acclaim for her work as an actress in films such as, Austin Powers- Goldmember (2002), The Fighting Temptations (2003) and Dreamgirls (2006).