Beyoncé – Family, Family Tree

by Jessica Sara

Beyoncé Giselle Knowles- Karter is one of the most talented singers of the world, aced this industry with her magical voice. Queen Bey, as she’s titled, rules the entertainment industry, not only in the Untied states, but also across the globe. She’s embarked on a prolific career journey since the age of 9.



As a young child, Beyoncé participated in dance classes, but realized her vocal talent at the age of 9, where she won competitions leaving behind trained singers.She rose to fame in the late 1990’s when she performed as the lead R&B singer in Destiny’s Child.

Gaining momentum from this blockbuster album, Beyoncé moved out to establish a career of her own. Her debut album “Dangerously in Love” was a transnational success.


Beyoncé’s debut album fetched her scores of awards, including Grammy awards. Apart from singing, she’s also featured in the film “Goldmember”. She made her acting debut in 2001 on television, MTV”s Carmen: A HIP HOPERA.Some of her career hits were “All the Single Ladies”, “Drink in Love”, and her fifth album titled “Beyoncé”, which were recorded as major hits of all time

Beyoncé also runs her own clothing line, House of Dereon, with her mother and has launched a fragrance under her belt, called “Heat”.

Beyoncé’s Family Tree


Lets take a sneak-peak into the celebs family profile

Beyoncé’s Parents – Mathew Knowles and Tina Knowles

Beyoncé was born to Mathew and Tina, who divorced later. Mathew Knowles is a businessman and a talent manager, most famously known for managing his daughters ban “Destiny’s Child” that won Grammy awards.


Tina runs Beyoncé’s clothing line, and has also published a book describing the impact of fashion on the success of Destiny’s Child album.Tine is rumored to be dating Richard Lawson, post her divorce with Mathew in 2009.

Beyoncé’s Siblings – Solange Knowles

Solange is an American singer, and more famously known as songwriter. She has written music for the super hit album featuring her sister “Destiny’s Child”. Married to Daniel smith, the pair gave birth to a baby boy named Daniel Jules Smith. Solange also featured in minor acing roles, and wrote music songs for other brand members of Destiny’s Child.



Beyoncé’s teaming up with her cousin Kelly Rowland and two classmates to form a music band, has only tasted success in the music industry. The group which, continues to be called Destiny’s Child, has made some groundbreaking historical moves in the entertainment field.

Beyoncé’s Spouse – Jay-Z (2008- Present)


Beyoncé got hitched to music lord and rapper, Jay-Z in 2008. In 2011, the couple announced the news of welcoming another family member soon. Beyoncé featured in an album with Jay-Z, where she featured as his girl friend, post which, the couple were rumored to be in a relationship. This livewire couple, did a few music videos together, which were “03 BONNIE & CYCLE”and  “THE BLUEPRINT 2”.

Beyoncé’s Children – Blue Ivy Carter (2012)


Beyoncé and Jay-Z welcomed their daughter Ivy, on Jan 2012. She was born at New York’s Lennox City Hospital.



Beyoncé is also listed as one of the most influential personalities in the world, according to Time Magazine, and in the powerful top 100’s in Forbes.