Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter
September 4, 1981
Actress, dancer, singer, songwriter
The Lion King (2019 film)
Beyoncé first rose to prominence as the lead singer of the R&B girl-group Destiny's Child, which became of the most successful girl groups in history. She released her debut album, Dangerously in Love, in 2003, leading her to become a solo artist. She has earned five Grammy Awards, and featured the Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Crazy in Love" and "Baby Boy".
In 2006, Destiny's Child broke up, leaving Beyoncé to release her second solo album, B'Day, which contained the top-ten singles "Déjà Vu", "Irreplaceable", and "Beautiful Liar". Her other solo albums include I Am... Sasha Fierce, 4, Beyoncé, and Lemonade.