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She has released five solo albums including Dangerously in Love in 2003; Speak my Mind in 2005; B’Day in 2006; Irremplzazble in 2007 and I Am…Sasha Fierce in 2008. She has released seven DVDs and performed on three different worldwide tours. She has been in eight movies or TV shows including Carmen: A Hip Hopera in 2001. She played Foxy Cleopatra in Austin Powers Goldmember in 2002; The Fighting Temptations in 2003; Fade to Black in 2006; The Pink Panther and Dreamgirls in 2006; she played Etta James in Cadillac Records in 2008 and Obsessed in 2009. She has appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue as well as graced the cover of Vogue Magazine numerous times and she has been nominated for more than 186 awards and won 78 of them including seven American Music Awards, sixteen BET Awards, fourteen Billboard Music Awards, seventeen Grammy Awards, four MOBO Awards, sixteen MTV Video Music Awards and nine Soul Train Music Awards.
Born Beyonce Giselle Knowles in 1981 in Houston Texas, Beyonce was raised by her mother Tina, a hairstylist and costume designer and Mathew, a record manager. Beyonce is a world-renowned actress, songwriter, model, record producer, R&B singer and dancer. She began dancing and singing as a young child, although shy. In the 1990s Beyonce was the lead singer of Destiny’s Child, a girl-group that sold more than fifty million records around the world and had hit singles such as “Independent Woman”; “Survivor”; “Soldier”; “Check on it”; “Lose My Breathe”; “Say My Name”; “Emotion”; “Bug a Boo”; “No No No”; “Bootylicious” and “Girl”. Destiny’s Child has been compared to The Supreme’s.
Beyonce released her first solo album in 2003 after selling fifty million records worldwide with Destiny’s Child. Her first solo album, Dangerously in Love had hit singles “Crazy in Love” which was also a collaboration with her love interest Jay-Z, “Baby Boy” which was a collaboration with Sean Paul, and “Naughty Girl”.
Working with collaborators Rodney Jenkins, Rich Harrison, and Sean Garrett, Beyonce producred and released her second album, B’Day in 2006. Mega hit singles from this album were “Déjà vu” and “Listen”. “Listen” was also on the soundtrack to “Dreamgirls” the movie in which Beyonce starred.
I am…Sasha Fierce, Beyonce’s third solo album was released in late 2008. Beyonce claims Sasha Fierce is her alto ego when performing on stage. “If I Were a Boy” and “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on it)” were automatic smash hits from the album, skyrocketing to number one on the Billboard charts.
Beyonce was awarded the Outstanding Female Artist Award at the NAACP Image Awards in 2009. She also performed at the Lincoln Memorial Inaugural Festivities when President Obama was sworn in as the 44th President of the United States.