Beyonce net worth: Beyonce Knowels is a popular American singer, actress and fashion designer who has a net worth of $300 million. Beyonce earned her net worth primarily through her career as a incredibly successful recording artist. Before going solo, Beyonce was the lead singer of the girl group Destiny's Child. Destiny's Child recorded many hits and won dozens of awards. The group won the Best R&B/Soul Single award for their hit song "No, No, No". One of the most popular Destiny's Child songs was "Say my Name" which won the award for "Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals," and "Best R&B Song." Other hits by Destiny's Child include, "The Writing's on the Wall", "Jumpin, Jumpin," and "Bills, Bills, Bills". After they finished their album, "8 Days of Christmas," the group decided to go their separate ways and work on solo projects.
Beyonce is also a popular actress and has appeared in films such as "Austin Powers in Goldmember", "The Fighting Temptations", "Dreamgirls" and "The Pink Panther". She also has become very successful as a solo songwriter, with hits like, "Independent Woman", "Cater 2 U", "Grillz" and "Check on it". In 2001, she won the Pop Songwriter of the Year Award, at the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Pop Music Awards. Today Beyonce is considered one of the most talented and exciting performers in the music industry.
Beyond acting and singing, Beyonce is also a very creative fashion designer. Together with her mother Tina Knowles, Beyonce launched a women's fashion line called "House of Dereon", that produces accessories, footwear and more. Beonce has appeared in dozens high profile commercials, most notably for the soft drink Pepsi. Beyonce also has a line of fragrances with Tommy Hilfiger called "True Star" and "True Star Gold". Her latest fragrance is called "Beyonce Pulse" .
Beyonce is also known for her generosity. She set up the Survivors Foundation which helps victims of Hurricane Katrina in Houston, Texas. She also organized food drives while performing across the country. Beyonce married Jay-Z in April of 2008, in New York City and they had their first child together on January 6th 2012. The baby girl's name is Blue Ivy.