An Independent Woman
Beyonce was born in Houston, Texas. She got her start as part of the girl group Destiny's Child. Along with Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams, the group released several chart-topping albums and singles. After that success, Beyonce decided to go solo and released two albums, 'Dangerously In Love' and 'B'Day', both of which had hit singles and sold well. In addition to singing, Beyonce has taken on the acting world starring in movies like 'Austin Powers in Goldmember' and 'Dreamgirls.' She is one powerful performer!