Name: Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter
Birth date: September 4, 1981
Best works: Crazy in Love, Irreplaceable, Single Ladies
Why you should read it: She is one of the greatest female singles of all time along with Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey. So talented and beautiful.
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter and actress better known as Beyoncé. She rose to fame in the girl-group Destiny's Child with global hits like Say My Name. In 2003 Beyoné debuted her solo album Dangerously in Love and became a world wide sensation with hits such as Crazy in Love and Baby Boy.
Beyoncé comercial success continued with singles like Irreplaceable, Single Ladies and many more, all of them hitting the No. 1 in the charts and winning 20 Grammy Awards only. Her marriage with rapper and producer Jay Z gave her new horizons and influenced her career positively.
According to Beyoncé's biography, her career spans 19 years during which she sold more than 100 million records as a solo artist. She has been included in the Time's list of most influential people in several years and Forbes listed her as the most powerful female artist of 2015.