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 24 Grammy Awards for songs such as "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)," "Drunk in Love" and "Crazy in Love." Also an actress, she starred in the popular film Dreamgirls and voiced Nala in The Lion King.
She won her first school talent show with her rendition of "Imagine" by John Lennon.
In 2019, she released the documentary titled Homecoming. She has over 156 million followers on her popular Instagram account.
Her birth name is Beyoncé Giselle Knowles. 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 featured rapper Kendrick Lamar on the 2016 song "Freedom" from her sixth studio album Lemonade.