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Beyonce Knowles

Beyonce Knowles

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Famous as :

R&B singer

Birth Name :

Beyonce Giselle Knowles

Birth Date :

September 04, 1981

Birth Place :

Houston, Texas, USA

Spouse :

Jay-Z (rapper, since 4-Apr-08)

Claim to fame :

Album "Dangerously in Love" (2003)

Biography


Beyonce Giselle Knowles born on September 4, 1981 in Houston, Texas is an African-American R&B singer, actress and songwriter in the group Destiny's Child. Her father Matthew Knowles worked as Destiny's Child manager, while her mother Tina Knowles designed the group members glittering costumes. She once attended The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Texas before finally stepping into music business.

Beyonce and her group were discovered by Whitney Houston. During her time in the group, Beyonce was perceived as a leader for her songwriting and producing expertise that led to many hit singles "Jumpin Jumpin", "Bootylicious", "Nasty Girl", "Independent Women", "Happy Face" and "Apple Pie a la mode."

Latest News


Rihanna Not Dissing Beyonce on New Single 'B**ch Better Have My Money'

March 28, 2015 06:28:06 GMT

After 's "B**ch Better Have My Money" arrived on Thursday, March 26, a report emerged claiming that it's a diss song aimed at . Citing "multiple sources close to Beyonce," MediaTakeOut reported on Friday that the Queen had listened to the song and she immediately knew it was about her.
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Beyonce NOT Cast in 'The Big Short' With Brad Pitt and Ryan Gosling

March 24, 2015 02:45:13 GMT

may not grace the big screen in the foreseeable future. Despite report that she might star in "" movie adaptation alongside the likes of , , and , a rep for Paramount Pictures has denied the news, telling Gossip Cop that it's "not true."
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Beck's Dad David Campbell Worked With Beyonce on Her Album

March 06, 2015 08:29:40 GMT

Long before they competed against each other for the coveted Album of the Year Award at the 2015 Grammys, was connected to through his dad. As pointed out recently by a Redditor, the 44-year-old musician who was born Bek David Campbell is a son of David Campbell who once worked with Bey on her 2006 album "".
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Beyonce and Cara Delevingne Hint at Collaboration

March 02, 2015 06:23:34 GMT

may be working on music with . The two stars posted on Instagram over the weekend similar pictures taken in a recording studio, prompting speculations that the duo was doing a collaboration.
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Kid Rock Slammed for Dissing Beyonce Knowles

February 27, 2015 22:35:42 GMT

is making enemies with ' loyal fans after bashing Queen Bey in his new interview with Rolling Stone. "You ain't sh*t even to this day," one of Beyonce's devotees fired back at the rap/rock musician. "Who are you? And why are you 70 [and] still being called a kid?"
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Beyonce Responds to Michelle Obama's 'Let's Move' Challenge With Workout Video

February 26, 2015 21:22:59 GMT

has revealed her workout moves that keep her body in shape. She posted the video on Instagram as a response to Michelle Obama's challenge promoted with the hashtag #Gimme5 to encourage people to show their five ways to stay healthy. "I want kids, parents, maybe even a few celebrities, to give me five ways to be healthy," so the First Lady said.
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Emma Stone, Beyonce, Amy Adams, JLo, Lady GaGa Glitter Vanity Fair's Oscars After-Party

February 23, 2015 15:49:54 GMT

After celebrating the 87th annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood's biggest stars crowded the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts for an after-party hosted by Vanity Fair. , , , , and were among the A-list guests.
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Unretouched Photos From Beyonce's L'Oreal Campaign Leak Online

February 19, 2015 07:02:10 GMT

More than two hundred unretouched photos from ' 2013 L'Oreal Campaign have been leaked online. The photos were posted on a website called The Beyonce World on Wednesday, February 18. However, the site later removed the images following backlash from Beyonce's fan.
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Video: Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Lady GaGa Among Performers at Stevie Wonder Tribute Concert

February 17, 2015 08:10:33 GMT

was honored with a tribute concert featuring performances from several contemporary artists. The Grammy-sponsored event called "Songs in the Key of Life - An All-Star Salute" was taped last Tuesday on the heels of the 57th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles before airing on CBS on Monday night, February 16.
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Beck and Beyonce's Hit Singles Are Turned Into 'Single Loser (Put a Beck on It)'

February 13, 2015 08:06:46 GMT

Following 's unexpected Album of the Year Win over , a mash-up combining the two super talented singers' hits has surfaced online. The mash-up titled "Single Loser (Put a Beck on It)" was posted on SoundCloud by a user who goes by Beckyonce Knowles-Hansen.
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Beyonce, Jay-Z, Kim Kardashian, Anna Wintour Sit Front Row at Kanye West's Fashion Show

February 13, 2015 04:16:54 GMT

's collaborative collection with Adidas made its debut on the first day of New York Fashion Week on Thursday, February 12. His wife and their daughter North West were seen sitting on the front row next to Anna Wintour, and .
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Video: Beyonce Plays Surprise Duet With Ed Sheeran at Grammys' Tribute to Stevie Wonder

February 11, 2015 09:04:40 GMT

A Grammy special to honor the legendary was taped on Tuesday night, February 10. During the event taking place at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, surprised the crowd when she made an unexpected appearance.
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Beyonce Wants to Show 'Strength and Vulnerability in Black Men' With Grammy Performance

February 10, 2015 08:27:23 GMT

' performance was one of the highlights at the Sunday, February 8 Grammy Awards. The singer looked beautiful in a white dress as she wowed the crowd with her emotional rendition of "Take My Hand, Precious Lord" in front of a number of black men in white suits during a tribute to "".
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Video: Producer Hints Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z Might Release Joint Album This Year

February 10, 2015 08:02:00 GMT

Much greater than their Grammy win, and reportedly are having a joint album to be released later this year. It was their producer Detail who broke the news to Billboard during an interview on the red carpet of the annual awards show on Sunday, February 8.
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Ledisi Responds to Beyonce Performing Her 'Selma' Song at the Grammys

February 10, 2015 01:53:25 GMT

' performance at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night, February 8 came as a disappointment for some people. They weren't happy that the R&B diva was chosen to sing "Precious Lord, Take My Hand" over who recorded the song for "".
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Kanye West Almost Interrupts Beck's Speech, Blasts Grammys After Beyonce Loses Album of the Year

February 09, 2015 08:07:21 GMT

attempted to recreate the infamous 2009 MTV VMA incident involving during the 57th Grammy Awards on Sunday night, February 8. The rapper suddenly stormed the stage and almost interrupted Beck's acceptance speech after unexpectedly announced the 44-year-old musician's "" as the winner of the coveted Album of the Year.
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Video: Beyonce Knowles' Powerful Grammys Performance of 'Take My Hand, Precious Lord'

February 09, 2015 07:06:52 GMT

delivered a memorable performance at the 2015 Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 8 with a rendition of "Take My Hand, Precious Lord". She was introduced to the stage by host and longtime friend who shouted, "Here is my beautiful friend, Beyonce!"
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Grammy Awards 2015: Beyonce and Beck Added to Winners List

February 09, 2015 02:36:01 GMT

The 2015 Grammy Awards continues with the appearance from . For the first time in six years, the rapper returned to the Grammy stage to perform his latest single "Only One". He last performed at the annual event in 2008 when he sang "Hey Mama" and dedicated it to her late mother Donda West.
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NAACP Image Awards 2015: Beyonce, Pharrell and Sam Smith Among Winners in Music

February 07, 2015 06:35:27 GMT

The complete winners list of the 2015 NAACP Image Awards has been revealed. was among the winners at the awards event airing on Friday night, February 6 as she took home the Outstanding Female Artist trophy after edging out competitors including , and .
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Beyonce's Sultry 'Crazy in Love' Remix From 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Surfaces in Full

February 06, 2015 03:44:29 GMT

Several new songs off the "" soundtrack have arrived online. Among those is the long-awaited remix of ' "Crazy in Love". The new version was already previewed in trailers for the highly-anticipated movie before hitting the web in full on Thursday, February 5.
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Common Confirms Beyonce Will Introduce His 'Glory' Performance at the Grammys

February 05, 2015 08:25:37 GMT

' performance at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards has been confirmed. , who's been officially added to the line-up for the upcoming event, told Us Weekly that the R&B diva would indeed participate in a tribute to "", singing "Take My Hand Precious Lord" before he and play their Oscar-nominated "Glory" from the film's soundtrack.
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Beyonce and Jay-Z Moving to Los Angeles for a Lifestyle Change

February 05, 2015 06:49:12 GMT

and have decided to move to Los Angeles. A source told TMZ the reason behind the move was that they wanted "a change in lifestyle." The superstar couple has enrolled their 3-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy, into a toddler program at an elite private school in Los Angeles. Fee of the program is reportedly $15.080 a year.
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Beyonce Knowles Launches Her Own Vegan Meal Service

February 03, 2015 14:07:42 GMT

shares her secret to a healthy life. The R&B singer will reportedly launch a new vegan meal delivery service in partnership with fitness trainer Marco Borges after she and husband followed his 22 Days Nutrition program in 2013 to get in better shape.
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Beyonce Will Reportedly Perform at Grammys in 'Selma' Tribute

February 03, 2015 04:16:57 GMT

will reportedly take the stage at the 2015 Grammy Awards. According to a new report by Billboard, the R&B diva is performing as part of a tribute to "" during the event scheduled for Sunday night, February 8.
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Sam Smith Is 'Annoyed' by Comparisons to Adele, Doesn't Mind Losing a Grammy to Beyonce

January 29, 2015 07:50:30 GMT

wants everyone to stop calling him the male version of . The British singer, who graces the latest edition of Rolling Stone, admits to being "annoyed" by comparisons to the "Someone Like You" songbird as he talks about his rise to stardom in an accompanying interview with the magazine.
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DJ Mustard Remixes Beyonce's '7/11'

January 17, 2015 03:51:18 GMT

DJ Mustard is the latest to jump on a remix of ' "7/11". Following in the footsteps of and Jack U a.k.a. and , the producer released his version of the hit via his SoundCloud page on Thursday, January 15.
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'Fifty Shades of Grey' Soundtrack's Tracklist Includes Beyonce, Skylar Grey and More

January 14, 2015 07:11:27 GMT

The official tracklist of the "" soundtrack has been unveiled. The steamy rework of ' "Crazy in Love", which was previewed in the highly-anticipated film's trailers, unsurprisingly appears alongside previously released songs like 's "Love Me Like You Do" and 's "Earned It".
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Michelle Williams Denies Beyonce Is Expecting Second Child

January 13, 2015 08:18:26 GMT

set the record straight about pregnancy rumors surrounding her pal . While co-hosting "" on Monday, January 12, she was asked about Beyonce's picture which showed her being covered in sand with an overly sanded tummy.
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Beyonce Knowles Seems to Confirm Pregnancy With Sand Baby Bump Picture

January 11, 2015 22:30:12 GMT

Is pregnant with baby No. 2? She sparks pregnancy rumor after posting an Instagram picture that sees her all smiles lying on her back on the beach while being covered with sand that formed an oversized belly. Her daughter Blue Ivy sits nearby.
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Presidential Hopeful Mike Huckabee Calls Jay-Z Beyonce's Pimp

January 09, 2015 21:20:45 GMT

Mike Huckabee may have killed his chance to get a vote from and if he runs for President in 2016. The politician says the rapper was pimping his wife with their sexy "Drunk In Love" performance at the Grammy Awards.
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