Beyonce Knowles is a popular American singer, actress, and fashion designer. She is known for her hit songs and her talent is evident to everyone. You will not be surprised to know that she earned her net worth through her career. She happens to be an incredibly successful recording artist, businesswoman, and icon. Beyonce was the lead singer of the girl group Destiny’s Child. After few years she planned to go solo and gained success. Once the group released the album 8 Days of Christmas they decided to go their separate ways. All of them started work on solo projects and gained popularity too. Here is all you need to know about Beyonce.
Bio and Early Life
Beyonce was born on September 4th, 1981 and she is 39 years old currently. Her height is five feet and six inches. Since her childhood, she has been interested in music and acting. Her parents have always supported her and she is very close to her mother. Her career in Destiny’s Child has been an immense success. They recorded many hits and won dozens of awards.
Destiny’s child has won the Best R&B/Soul Single award for the popular song No, No, No. Some of the other popular songs of Destiny’s Child include Say my Name. Even this song won the award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals and Best R&B Song. Other hit songs include:
- The Writing’s on the Wall
- Jumpin, Jumpin
- Bills, Bills, Bills
The acting career of Beyonce is also on the rise. She has appeared in many popular films such as Austin Powers in Goldmember, The Fighting Temptations, Dreamgirls, and The Pink Panther. Apart from that she is a successful songwriter and has been writing many songs. Some of her hit solo songs include Independent Woman, Cater 2 U, Grillz, and Check on it. For almost all her popular songs she has won various awards. She has won the Pop Songwriter of the Year Award at the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers Pop Music Awards. Beyonce is considered one of the most talented and entertaining performers in the music industry.
Beyonce has been in several relationships till now. However, her relationship with Jay Z has taken most of the limelight. She got married to rapper Jay-Z in 2008 in New York City. Their marriage was more like a private affair and the couple is blessed with one daughter. They have named her Blue Ivy and she looks very cute. In 2017 she gave birth to twins that include a daughter named Rumi and a son named Sir.
Business Ventures and Net Worth
The total net worth of Beyonce happens to be around $500 million. She earns this amount from her acting, singing, investing, and creative fashion designer career. She has opened up a fashion line with her mother Tina Knowles. Together they have lanced a women’s fashion line called House of Dereon. The brand produces accessories, footwear, lingerie, shoes, sportswear, and jewelry.
If this isn’t enough she also partnered with British fashion company Topshop. They are currently producing a line of activewear called Ivy Park. As of now, she owns Topshop. After signing a major deal she has also become a creative partner at Adidas. Since the day of her partnership, the shares of Adidas have increased to 1.3%.