[276][277] In February 2013, Beyoncé said that Madonna inspired her to take control of her own career.

[347] In the 2012 presidential election, the singer voted for President Obama. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.

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Defying genre and convention, Lemonade immerses viewers in the sublime worlds of black women, family, and community where we experience poignant and compelling stories about the lives of women of color and the bonds of friendship seldom seen or heard in American popular culture. In 2007, Beyoncé received the International Artist of Excellence award by the American Music Awards. [326] As of April 2014[update], the couple had sold a combined 300 million records together. Beyoncé has also won 24 MTV Video Music Awards, making her the most-awarded artist in Video Music Award history. also likes to wear her designs. Beyoncé’s upbringing was modest, and her parents ended up separating when her music career started to put stress on the family. [554] In advance of the concert, she appeared in a campaign video released on May 15, 2013, where she, along with Cameron Diaz, John Legend and Kylie Minogue, described inspiration from their mothers, while a number of other artists celebrated personal inspiration from other women, leading to a call for submission of photos of women of viewers' inspiration from which a selection was shown at the concert. [296] She was named the "World's Most Beautiful Woman" by People[297] and the "Hottest Female Singer of All Time" by Complex in 2012. Eventually, Beyoncé decided to pursue a solo career in addition to Destiny’s Child. [324] Beyoncé appeared as Jay-Z's girlfriend in the music video for the song, fuelling speculation about their relationship.

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[9] Her success during the 2000s was recognized with the Recording Industry Association of America's Top Certified Artist of the Decade, as well as Billboard magazine's Top Radio Songs Artist and the Top Female Artist of the Decade. She left behind 10 children, including Odelia who had gone onto marry self-employed farmer Eugene Derouen. [35], When Beyoncé was eight, she and childhood friend Kelly Rowland met LaTavia Roberson while at an audition for an all-girl entertainment group. [492][493] Lemonade won a Peabody Award stating "Lemonade draws from the prolific literary, musical, cinematic, and aesthetic sensibilities of black cultural producers to create a rich tapestry of poetic innovation. var rcel = document.createElement("script");

As of 2016, Beyoncé had donated $7 million for the maintenance of the complex. [106] It also included the successful "Sweet Dreams",[107] and singles "Diva", "Ego", "Broken-Hearted Girl" and "Video Phone". Everybody must be agree that Beyonce appearance looks so exotic, then many people wonder about her ethnicity or her race. It spawned the UK number-one single "If I Were a Boy", the US number-one single "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" and the top five single "Halo". The black leotard from the "Single Ladies" video and her outfit from the Super Bowl half time performance are among several pieces housed at the museum. [58], Beyoncé's first solo recording was a feature on Jay-Z's song "'03 Bonnie & Clyde" that was released in October 2002, peaking at number four on the U.S. troubles. Puffy the Dog – There's Something About Mary A picture of Beyoncé’s maternal grandparents can be seen here. [517] Including Beyoncé and Jay-Z, sixteen artist stakeholders (such as Kanye West, Rihanna, Madonna, Chris Martin, Nicki Minaj and more) co-own Tidal, with the majority owning a 3% equity stake. [245] In 2009, Ryan Tedder's original demo for "Halo" leaked on the Internet, revealing an identical resemblance to Beyoncé's recording, for which she received a writing credit. She has grandchildren by both her children. It features granite Beyoncé also won home three competitive awards: Best Video with a Social Message and Best Cinematography for "Pretty Hurts", as well as best collaboration for "Drunk in Love". [328][329], Beyoncé miscarried around 2010 or 2011, describing it as "the saddest thing" she had ever endured. [36], In July 2002, Beyoncé made her theatrical film debut, playing Foxxy Cleopatra alongside Mike Myers in the comedy film Austin Powers in Goldmember,[51] which spent its first weekend atop the US box office and grossed $73 million.