Grammy Award-winning recording artist Beyoncé Knowles is a multi-platinum, praised for her thrilling vocals, videos and live shows.

Who Is Beyoncé Knowles?

Beyoncé Knowles first caught the public’s eye as the best vocalist of the R&B group Destiny’s Child. She next established a music career with her debut album Dangerously in Love, growing one of music’s top-selling artists with tours sold-out and an unbeatable record of awards. Knowles has also acted in several films, such as Dream Girls. She coupled hip-hop recording artist Jay-Z in 2008, and the couple has three kids. 

Beyonce Early Life

Beyoncé Giselle Knowles was born in Houston, Texas, on 4 September 1981. She began singing at an early-maturing age, competing in local expertise shows and acquiring many of these events by dazzling audiences with her singing and dancing talents. 

Beyonce Destiny’s Child

Hauling up with her cousin Kelly Rowland and a pair of classmates, Knowles formed an all-female singing group. Her father, Matthew Knowles, worked as the band’s director. The group worked through some name and line-up changes before grounding a record deal in 1997 with Columbia Records. However, Destiny’s Child soon became one of the most popular R&B acts, releasing their first self-titled album. 

While enjoying her group’s success, Knowles began searching for other projects. In 2001 She made her acting debut with a starring role in Carmen: A Hip Hopera. She then co-starred with Mike Myers in the Austin Powers spy parody Goldmember the following year. 

Beyonce Solo Career

Knowles took heart stage as a solo artist on the musical front, releasing her first album, Dangerously in Love, in 2003. The recording enhanced a massive success for her both commercially and critically. It sold millions of copies and won five Grammy Awards. Knowles served with several different singers on the album, including Missy Elliott, Sean Paul and Jay-Z. She was rumoured to be dating Jay-Z around this time, but the couple did not publicly disclose their relationship.

Beyonce Marriage to Jay-Z

In 2008, Knowles wedded rapper and music mogul Jay-Z in a small, special ceremony in New York City. Amongst the guests sighted at the wedding were Knowles’ mother, Tina Knowles; father, Matthew; sister, Solange; Destiny’s little members Rowland and Michelle Williams; and friend Gwyneth Paltrow.

The newlywed resumed working as hard as ever, promoting her latest effort.

In addition to acting and performing, Knowles managed a clothing line called House of Dereon with her mommy. She also launched her own perfume, Heat, in 2010. In addition, Knowles has served as a spokesperson and model for several other brands throughout her career, including L’Oreal and Tommy Hilfiger.

Born Beyonce Giselle Knowles

September 4, 1981 (age 39), Houston, Texas, U.S.

  • Singer
  • actress
  • record producer
  • songwriter
  • dancer
  • businesswoman
  • director
Active  1997–present
  • Parkwood Entertainment
  • Ivy Park
Spouse(s) Jay-Z (2008)
Children 3, including Blue Ivy
Relatives Solange Knowles (sister)
  • R&B
  • pop
  • hip hop
  • soul
Awards Full list
  • Parkwood
  • Columbia
  • Music World

Beyonce net worth 

Who is richer, Beyonce or Jay Z? (Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Total Net Worth)


As of 2021, Beyonce has a net worth of $500 million. Married to Jay-Z, this puts the couple at a combined net worth of $1.5 billion.


As of October 2020, Forbes states that Beyonce is worth $450 million, while her husband Jay-Z is worth $1.4 billion. Meanwhile, his and Beyoncé’s art compilation is worth $70 million, and they have $50 million in real estate.


According to Forbes, Beyoncé is worth an estimated $400 million, currently placing her at number 51 on the list of America’s self-made women in 2019.

Year  Net worth 
2021 $500 million 
2020 $450 million 
2019 $400 million

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