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Beyoncé Knowles, 2013
BornBeyoncé Giselle Knowles
(1981-09-04) 4 September 1981 (age 38)
Houston, Texas, US
ResidenceNew York Ceety, New York, US
Ither namesSasha Fierce, Third Ward Trill
  • Singer
  • actress
Years active1997–present
Net worthIncrease US $350 million[1]
Hauf-marrae(s)Jay-Z (m. 2008)
Muisical career
Associate acts

Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter,[2] simply kent as Beyoncé, (/biˈjɒns/ bee-YON-say) (born 4 September 1981)[3][4] is a American sangster an actress.

A sel-described "modren-day feminist",[5] Knowles' sangs is aften characterised bi themes sic as luve, relationships an monogamy, as weel as female sexuality an empouerment. On stage, her dynamic, hiely-choreographed performances haes led tae creetics hailin her as ane o the best enterteeners in contemporar popular muisic. Oot-throu a career raxin 16 year, she haes wan 17 Grammy Awards an sauld ower 118 million records as a solo airtist[6] an 60 million wi Destiny's Child,[7] makkin her ane o the best-sellin muisic airtists o aw time.[8][9] The Recording Industry Association of America recognised Knowles as the Top Certified Artist in America durin the 2000s decade.[10][11] In 2009, Billboard named her the Top Radio Songs Artist of the Decade,[12] the Top Female Artist of the 2000s an their Artist of the Millennium in 2011.[13][14] In 2013, she wis includit in Time magazine's list o the 100 maist influential fowk in the warld.[15]

Filmografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Year Film Role
2001 Carmen: A Hip Hopera Brown, CarmenCarmen Brown
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Cleopatra, FoxxyFoxxy Cleopatra
2003 The Fighting Temptations Lilly
2006 The Pink Panther Xania
2006 Dreamgirls Jones, DeenaDeena Jones
2008 Cadillac Records James, EttaEtta James
2009 Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!: Wubb Idol Shine*
2009 Obsessed Charles, SharonSharon Charles
2013 Life Is But a Dream Herself (biopic)
2013 Epic Tara, QueenQueen Tara*
(*) designated a voice acting role

Tours and residency shows[eedit | eedit soorce]

Concert tours
Residency shows

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Vincent, Alice (May 31, 2013). "The 10 women who made Beyonce". The Telegraph. Retrieved September 25, 2013.
  2. "Beyonce Knowles' name change". The Boston Globe. December 23, 2009. Retrieved March 8, 2013.
  3. Adams, Guy (February 6, 2010). "Beyoncé: Born to be a star". The Independent. Retrieved January 9, 2011.
  4. "Monitor". Entertainment Weekly (1275). Sep 6, 2013. p. 25.CS1 maint: date an year (link)
  5. Cubarrubia, RJ. "Beyonce Calls Herself a 'Modern-Day Feminist'". Rolling Stone. Retrieved May 23, 2013. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  6. Hamlin, John (September 12, 2010). "How Gradual Success Helped Beyonce". CBS. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  7. "Beyoncé and Destiny's Child to Release Original Track for First Time in Eight Years". TIME. Retrieved March 24, 2013. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  8. Trust, Gary. "Ask Billboard: The Twitter-Sized Edition — Chart Beat". Billboard. Retrieved October 21, 2012.
  9. Hamlin, John (September 12, 2010). "How Gradual Success Helped Beyonce". CBS. Retrieved January 10, 2013.
  10. Pedersen, Erik (February 17, 2010). "Beyoncé Tops Decade's RIAA Sales". Billboard. Archived frae the oreeginal on January 30, 2012.
  11. Lamy Johnathan; Cara Duckworth; Liz Kennedy (February 17, 2010). "RIAA Tallies the Decade's Top Gold and Platinum Award Winners". Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Archived frae the oreeginal on January 30, 2012.
  12. "Radio Songs Artists of the Decade". Billboard. Archived frae the oreeginal on September 15, 2012. Retrieved October 20, 2012. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  13. "Artist of the Decade". Billboard. March 12, 2013.
  14. Barshad, Amos (May 23, 2013). "Beyoncé Crushes at the Billboard Music Awards". Vulture. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  15. "The 2013 TIME 100". Time. Retrieved 16 December 2013.

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