by: Janie Hornstein
Beyonce Knowles, was born in Houston Texas and began performing at a very young age. She started singing in a group called Destiny's Child and then went solo. She has accomplished so much is one of the most famous singers of the 2000s.
Beyonce went to high school at the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and to Alief Elsik High School, both located in Houstin, Texas.
Beyonce has came out with 8 albums, but she hasn't come out with an album since 2013. She has recently came out with a song called "Humn for the weekend" with Coldplay, and "Formation".
Beyonce is influenced by Aaliyah, Mary J. Blige, Toni Braxton, Mariah Carey, En Vogue, Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson, Michael Jackson, Madonna, TLC, and Tina Turner.
- Her mother Tina is Louisiana Creole, meaning her heritage is French, Irish, African and Native American, she is the direct descendant of Acadian leader Joseph Broussard
- She has a daughter named Blue Ivy
- She is married to Jay-Z
- She is only 34 years old
"When you love and accept yourself, when you know who really cares about you, and when you learn from your mistakes, then you stop caring about what people who don't know you think."
Beyoncé - XO