28 C
Thursday, April 2, 2020

Beyoncé Biography and Net Worth

Featured Posts

7 Signs That Your Body Is Dehydrated

When someone is very thirsty, there is nothing in this word that can satisfy one’s thirst but an ice-cold glass of water.Everyone has felt...

US Vacation Destinations for the Family

If you live in the United States, you know that the nation has a varied and fantastic array of national parks set aside for...

7 Powerful Mobile Apps to Help You Get In Shape

Staying in shape and getting your health together is not easy but technology can give you a definitive helping hand with that. From various...

UDI 818A HD+ RC Quadcopter Review

The UDI 818A is a large drone at a cheap price. Its an excellent drone for beginners because its fairly inexpensive and it has...

Juicer Buying Guide

A juicer is a useful tool that allows you to produce fresh, homemade fruit and vegetable juices that are both great-tasting and nutritious. As...
  • Name: Beyonce Giselle Knowles Carter
  • Born: September 4, 1981
  • Age: 38
  • Country of Origin: United States of America
  • Net Worth: $500 Million
  • Source of Wealth: Professional Singer/Actress

Who is Beyonce

Beyonce Giselle Knowles Carter is one of the most famous women in the world. The mother of three is an American actress, singer, businesswoman, songwriter, and dancer from Houston.


She first gained world recognition when she showed up as the lead singer of an R&B girl group called ‘Destiny’s Child’ back in the 1990s. With the split of Destiny’s Child in the late 90s/early 2000s, Beyonce pursued a solo career, which earned her a current recognition as one of the best female singers in the globe.

The singers hard work appears to be paying off well as her net worth as of 2020 is estimated to be around 500 million dollars.

Beyonce’s Early Life

Beyonce Giselle Knowles Carter has been an American since birth as she was born to the Knowles family in Houston, Texas, on the 4th of September 1981.

The singer who is married to a famous rapper and business mogul Jay-Z is the daughter to Mathew and Celestine Knowles. The Knowles family appears to have an intense love for the performing arts as Beyonce’s younger sister Solange Knowles is also a singer and was a backup dancer for Destiny’s Child in the 90s.

Beyonce also has an appealing educational background as she attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and later went to Alief Elsik High School, where she joined the choir at St. John’s United Methodist Church.

The singer seems to have done a great job building an acting and a musical career side by side since she put herself out there. Beyonce’s career officially began in 1996 when she became a part of the group Destiny’s Child.

Beyonce’s Career

Beyonce’s early career is believed to have started in 1996 when the group Destiny’s Child was created. Though we do not know much about how the group was formed, we do recall that they released their debut album in 1997, and it was a hit.

The debut album had the famous track ‘No, No, No,’ which became their first massive hit all over the globe. The trio’s second album was released two years later in 1999, and it sold more than 8 million copies worldwide.

Destiny’s Child released a third album, which turned out to be an even more significant success. The third album not only debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, but it also won several Grammy Award nominations.


Things appeared to be lunching Beyonce for a more significant career as a solo artist, and she realized it was the right time to leverage on the fame she had garnered from being the lead singer in her group and continue her career Independently.

Later in 2003, she released her first solo album ‘Dangerously in Love,’ and it was a success as her’s has always been an easily recognized and captivating voice.

Beyonce took a three years break to work on her second solo album titled ‘B’Day,’ which was released in 2006. The ‘B’Day’ album was well-reviewed upon its release, mainly because the music style of the album was collected from a broad range of music styles like hip-hop, R&B, and funk that was the rave during the 1970s-80s.

The singer featured in broad combinations of slow, mid-tempo, pop, and R&B ballads and a good number of upbeat electropop in her Third album titled ‘I Am… Sasha Fierce’ which was released in 2008.

The album seemed to be a rebirth for queen B as it went viral and sold more than eight million copies worldwide.

In 2011 she cooked up her 4th album called ‘4’, and she served both as the executive co-writer and producer of the album. Beyonce attempted to bring back R&B to contemporary music, and she succeeded.

Her 4th album was very well received just like the ones before it and appreciated by music critics. In addition to building her music career during these times, she also made appearances in several movies, including the famous ‘A Hip Hopera’ in 2001, ‘The Pink Panther’ in 2006, ‘Obsessed’ in 2009 and ‘Epic’ in 2013.

What is Beyonce’s net worth?

As of 2020, Beyonce Giselle Knowles Carter’s net worth is estimated at 500 million dollars, and that of her husband Jay-Z is estimated to worth $930 million, which sets their total net worth as a couple at 1.43 billion dollars.

Highlights of Beyonce’s career

Below are some of the best highlights of Queen Bey’s career:

  • Debut album: Dangerously in Love (Album, 2003)
  • Hit single: Crazy In Love (Song, 2003)
  • Second album: B’Day (Album, 2006)
  • Hit single: Irreplaceable (Song, 2006)
  • Third Album: I Am… Sasha Fierce (Album, 2008)
  • Hit single: Single Ladies (Song, 2008)
  • Fourth Album: 4 (Album, 2011)
  • Hit single: Run The World (Song, 2011)
  • American Music Awards: (Category) Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist, 2011 – Won
  • 5th album: Beyonce (Album, 2013)
  • Hit single: XO (Song, 2013)
  • Hit single: Lemonade (Album, 2016)
  • Hit single: All Nigh (Song, 2016)
  • Hit music video: Formation (Music Video, 2016)
  • BET Awards: ( category) Video of the Year, 2016 – Won

Leave a comment below


More articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending Now.

Startimes Subscription Prices, Packages and Channels List in 2020

StarTimes Nigeria is one of the popular cable TV providers in Nigeria. This service is a subsidiary of a Chinese based company called Startimes...

GB WhatsApp, WhatsApp Plus and OG WhatsApp Tips and Tricks

Checkout the new GB WhatsApp Tutorial.Hello, welcome to WhatsApp Plus, OG WhatsApp and GB WhatsApp tips and tricks. For the sake of this article,...

6 Different Types of Car Engines

An engine is the soul and heart of your car simply because it’s the most important part of a vehicle. It acts as the...

Best Low Size PC Action Games For Your Old PC/Laptop With Low Specs

Gaming time is one our favorite time and nothing beats the ability to play high-quality games on our PCs but like some of our...

DStv Channels List, Packages and Prices in 2020

Thousands of people in Nigeria have put their trust in DStv to provide them with the very best of television shows and programs.DStv (Digital...

Netflix Download Limit: What Is It and How You Can Get Around It?

Netflix introduced its 'download feature' for offline viewing back in 2016, allowing its users to download content and enjoy it offline while they are...

10 Best Places to Download Bollywood Movies

Do you spend hours watching Bollywood movies as I do? Have you been in search of the perfect sites to download the best Hindi...

Best Infinix Phones to Buy in 2020

Infinix Mobility is a well-known brand in Nigeria and a household name along with Tecno and Itel mobile are they mainly produce devices targeting...

Screen to Body Ratio: 22 Smartphones With the Highest Screen to Body Ratio in 2020

Screen to body ratio on a smartphone screen recently turned into an important thing to consider when comparing smartphones.  It became more important after...

5 Best Blood Pressure Apps for Android

Blood pressure is the pressure the blood applies that on the walls of the vessels they use in travelling. There are two conditions relating...

How to Fix Home Key, Recent Key and Notification Bar Not Working?

There is a bug in the Android OS that dates back as far as the Lollipop Version and it is one of the most...

Uses and Functions of ROM (Read-only Memory)

A computer is a very important device and besides being the best gadget to play your favorite video games or watching your favorite movies,...

How to Download Tiktok Video Without Watermark on iOS & Android

It’s no longer news that the younger generation is into social media with the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine, etc.But with the exit...

WhatsApp Plus, GB WhatsApp and OG WhatsApp Tips and Trick for 2020

Official Plus, the makers of WhatsApp Plus, GB WhatsApp (not the one by GB Mods that was shut down) and OG WhatsApp released a...

9+ Infinix Phones With Best Camera in 2020

People purchase smartphones for different reasons, and it is no brainer that the camera specifications is one of the features they look out for...