Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Beyoncé performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child. She rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of Destiny’s Child, one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. Their hiatus saw the release of her debut album Dangerously in Love (2003), which featured the US Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles “Crazy in Love” and “Baby Boy”.
She achieved universal acclaim for her sonically experimental visual albums, Beyoncé (2013) and Lemonade (2016), the latter of which was the world’s best-selling album of 2016 and the most acclaimed album of her career, exploring themes of infidelity and womanism. Beyoncé is one of the world’s best-selling recording artists, and is the first solo artist to have their first six studio albums debut at number one on the Billboard 200. Beyoncé is the recipient of numerous accolades.
Beyoncé has an estimated net worth of $500 million.
Date of birth:
September 4, 1981
United States of America
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