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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, known mononymously as Beyoncé, is an American singer, songwriter 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. ...Managed by her father Mathew Knowles, the group became one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Their hiatus saw the release of Beyoncé's debut album, Dangerously in Love, which established her as a solo artist worldwide; it sold 11 million copies, earned five Grammy Awards and featured the Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Crazy in Love" and "Baby Boy". more

Full Name: Beyoncé Knowles

Occupation: Musician

Birthdate: 04 Sep 1981 (age 33)

Birthplace: Houston, Texas

Relationships: Jay-Z, Tina Knowles, Mathew Knowles, Jay-Z, Solange Knowles