Former member of the R&B girl group Destiny's Child who also became a widely successful solo artist. She has won a total of 22 Grammy Awards for songs such as "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)," "Drunk in Love" and "Crazy in Love."
She won her first school talent show with her rendition of "Imagine" by John Lennon.
She married rap star Jay-Z on April 4, 2008. They had a daughter named Blue Ivy in 2012, followed by a pair of twins named Rumi and Sir in June 2017. She has a sister named Solange and a half-brother named Nixon.
She was featured on Jay Z's chart-ranking song, "03 Bonnie & Clyde," in 2002.