Birthday:September 4, 1981
Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is a Grammy-winning singer, songwriter, and actress from Houston, Texas. Her musical talent was fostered at a young age, and she was part of a series of all-girl R&B groups before gaining great success as a member of Destiny’s Child, one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Since her debut as a solo artist, she has become one of the most acclaimed recording artists and most in-demand touring performers in the world. A global icon with a massive worldwide following and one of the best selling artists of all time, she has pioneered the concept of visual albums. Her project Lemonade went platinum and ensured her sixth-consecutive number one album in the country. She has also performed leading roles in numerous films, most notably Dreamgirls (2006) and Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002). She is married to rapper-entrepreneur Jay-Z, a frequent musical collaborator, and they have three children together.