Today marks the birthday of one of the most iconic and magnificent singers in the history of American music, Beyonce Knowles. She is a is a multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning recording artist who’s acclaimed for her thrilling vocals, videos and live shows. Even though she is known to the world as Beyonce, what many people do not know is that her full name is Beyoncé Giselle Knowles.
Born on September 4, 1981, in Houston, Texas, Beyoncé Knowles first captivated the attention of public as lead vocalist of the R&B group Destiny’s Child. She later established a solo career for herself with her debut album Dangerously In Love, becoming one of music’s top-selling artists with sold-out tours and an array of awards. Knowles has also acted and starred in several films, including Dream Girls. She married hip-hop recording artist Jay-Z in 2008. In December 2013, she surprised audiences by releasing her fifth studio album, self-titled Beyoncé. Beyoncé and Jay-Z became proud parents of a baby daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, on January 7, 2012.
At the 2010 Grammy Awards, Beyoncé walked away with bewitching six honors—the most wins in a single night by a female artist. In 2010, she also tied the record for most No. 1 hits on Billboard’s Pop Songs chart. In 2011, she made the Forbes Top 10 list of entertainment’s highest-earning women. By 2013, Beyoncé had won 16 Grammys. Way to go Beyonce.
We at Movie Mint wish the sexy diva many happy returns of the day. May you have a bedazzling future in all walks of life.
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