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.