Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carte is an American singer and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny’s Child.
Born: September 4, 1981 in Houston, Texas, USA.
Height: 5′ 6½” (1.69 m)
Forbes estimated that between 2007 and 2008 Beyoncé has earned more than 80 million dollars. Which has made her world’s best paid music personality at the time, above Madonna and Celine Dion.
In 2008 Beyoncé has married Jay-Z. Beyoncé and husband Jay-Z are friends with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.