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.
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.