Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Beyoncé’s boundary-pushing artistry and vocals have made her the most influential female musician of the 21st century, according to NPR. Her success has led to her becoming a cultural icon and earning her the nickname “Queen Bey”.
Beyonce net worth 2023
|Net Worth:||$510 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Sep 4, 1981 (41 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Houston|
|Height:||5 ft 6 in (1.69 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Actor, Film Producer, Songwriter, Record producer, Television producer, Musician, Businessperson, Voice Actor, Music artist|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Beyonce Giselle Knowles Carter was born in Houston, Texas on the 4th of September in 1981. She is the daughter to Celestine and Mathew Knowles. Beyonce’s younger sister Solange was also a singer and former back up dancer for Destiny’s Child. Beyonce attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and she later attended Alief Elsik High School where she also was a member of the choir at St. John’s United Methodist Church. Beyonce’s career started in 1996 when she joined the group Destiny’s Child.
Beyoncé Husband and Children
Beyoncé started dating Jay-Z in 2002. The singer appeared in the music video of Jay-Z in which she acted as his girlfriend. The video created a lot of speculation. Beyoncé and Jay-Z got married on 4th April 2008. The couple is known for their private relationship. Jay-Z also has an affair during their marriage but they rose from those difficult times. Around 2011, Beyoncé got a miscarriage. To cope with the grief, she returned to the studio and write the music. Beyonce unexpectedly got pregnant while travelling to Paris to shoot an album cover. In 2011, MTV Awards Queen B revealed her pregnancy while performing “Love on Top”. As a result, it become the most-watched show on MTV History Not only this, “Beyonce Pregnant” became the most googled phrase of that week. Queen B finally gave birth to Blue Ivy on 7th January 2012. In 2017, Sasha Fierce took her Instagram account and informed her followers that she is expecting twins. The post got 6.3 million likes in 8 hours. The name of the twin is Rumi (daughter) and Sir (son).
Further her business ventures, the gym wear brand Ivy Park and her signature scent “Heat”, have contributed a lot to her net worth. “Heat’ has crossed $515 million in revenue since launched in 2010.
- She in joint custody with her husband owns properties worth $88 million in Bel-Air, Los Angeles. She owns a converted church in New Orleans worth $2.6 million, a property worth $6 million in Houston among others.
- Beyonce owns a customized Mercedes Van worth $1 million.
Awards and Recognition
- Beyoncé has been nominated 70 times for Grammy Awards (the most nominations ever for Grammy) and has won 24 times the same.
- She has won 24 MTV Video Music Awards.
- Beyoncé has been nominated 60 times for BET Awards and has won 29 times the same.
- Forbes ranked her as the most powerful female in entertainment in 2015 and 2017.
- Her debut single “Crazy in Love”, was named VH1’s Greatest Song of 2000s.
Beyoncé’s first solo album Dangerously in Love was released in June 2003, as of today which has sold over 11 million copies worldwide. Her second album B’Day was released in 2006. Her music is generally R&B, pop and hip hop. Along with her solo albums and tour, she has also performed the songs with her husband Jay-Z. She has released six solo albums and has done five headlining tours and three co-headlining tours.
She made her acting debut in 2002 with the feature film Austin Powers in Goldmember. Her other movies include The Pink Panther released in 2006, Cadillac Records released in 2008, and most recently The Lion King released in 2019. Her 137 minutes documentary film Homecoming based on the 2018 Coachella performance was released on Netflix in 2019. She also owns her production company Parkwood Entertainment which is involved in the business of movies, music, and fashion design. Her other venture includes a gym wear clothing line, Ivy Park.