Beyonce the ‘Queen Bee’ is a well known 22 Grammy-winning American Singer, writer, actress, and dancer. She is best known for her hit songs like ‘Single Ladies,’ ‘Drunk in Love,’ ‘Crazy in Love,’ and ‘Halo.’ You can also recognize her from her 90’s girl band ‘Destiny’s Child.’ Let’s find out how much is Beyonce’s net worth in 2018.
Beyonce Early Life
Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter was born in 1981 on 4th September to Tina Knowles and Mathew Knowles. She has three siblings named Solange Knowles, Nixon Knowles and Bianca Lawson.
Beyonce was born to be a star and was brought up as a performer. In her youth, she took part in multiple dancing and singing competitions. She entered the entertainment industry when she was a teenager and has grown and become the Queen of the industry.
She married Jay Z in 2008, and the couple has 3 children together named Blue Ivy Carter and twins named Sir Carter and Rumi Carter. She gave birth to her twins in 2017.
Beyonce is often speculated to be a part of Illuminati, and she has also suggested her connections in her last single ‘Formation’.
Beyonce started her musical journey in the entertainment industry with an all-girl group called ‘Destiny’s Child’ in 1990. But she left the band in 2006 to pursue a solo career. She has worked with multiple stars throughout her career.
You can make an estimate of her popularity with her Instagram Followers, which exceed over 107 million.
She has also appeared in movies like ‘Carmen: A Hip Hopera,’ ‘The Pink Panther,’ ‘Epic,’ ‘Austin Powers in Goldmember,’ ‘Life Is But a Dream,’ ‘Obsessed,’ and ‘Dreamgirls.’
She has released 6 albums titled, ‘Dangerously in Love,’ ‘B’Day,’ ‘I Am… Sasha Fierce’, ‘4’, ‘Beyonce,’ and ‘Lemonade’ which was released last year.
‘Lemonade,’ made headlines for the black culture appropriation in it, some of its song lyrics also hinted on cheating rumors of Jay Z.
Beyonce is also an active philanthropist. She supports campaigns for equality, educational rights, black lives matters, etc. In 2005, Beyonce co-founded a fashion line named ‘House of Dereon’ with her mother. In 2008, a mobile game called ‘Beyonce Fashion Diva’ was launched by Starwave Mobile.
Her songs are known for representing a social message. She often sings about equality, freedom and female emotions. Her video song ‘Pretty Hurts’ criticized the society, calling people out on their hypocrisy and desperation to look beautiful even if it’s fake.
Awards & Achievements
Beyonce has been nominated for 62 Grammy awards and has won 22 Grammys. Beyonce is the second female artist with the most awards. She has also won 24 MTV Video Music Awards. She also has a record for winning most Soul Train Awards and BET Awards. In 2007, she won the honor of International Artist of Excellence by American Music Award. In 2014 she also won the MTV’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. Beyonce has been nominated for over 819 awards and has won 292 awards.
Net Worth of Beyonce
Beyonce has an estimated net worth of over $350 million. Beyonce is a brand in herself. She makes a fortune selling her albums. She also makes millions with her brand deals and other business modules. Her tours also help her in fueling her fortune.
Beyonce is one of the most popular and influential female artists in the world. She is loved by millions of her fans who like to refer to themselves as ‘Bee-hive’ who see Beyonce as their Queen Bee (Bey). Since her twins are born, we hope that Beyonce will start working on a new album and will bless the world with her music.