Beyoncé is definitely a leading figure of R&B music industry. I assume, we all have heard about her. Apart from being present in music industry, she have lot of assets, properties and investment that she build over her career. How much is that estimated to worth? According internet sources, Beyoncé’s net worth is around $215 million. That is impressive.
Beyonce Net Worth - $450 Million
Birth Name - Beyoncé Giselle Knowles
Date of birth - September 4, 1981
Zodiac Sign - Virgo
Birth Place - Houston, Texas, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5' 7"
Profession - Record producer, Television producer, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Voice Actor, Film director, Dancer, Model, Music artist, Composer, Songwriter, Businessperson
When did we first met her? In the time of the band, called Destiny’s Child that was establishes in 1993. Columbia Records contracted them in 1997, and from that on they became more and more famous. They made their famous single ’Killing Time’ that became the soundtrack of Man in Black.
This trio split up in 2004-2005, and the singers started their solo careers. However, we did not hear that much about the others as much we kept hearing from Beyoncé. She succeeded in remaining in the spotlight.
She produced 5 solo albums (Dangerously in love, B’Day, I am… Sasha Fierce, 4, Beyoncé) and a couple of live albums as well. She gained a great deal of popularity which boosted her album selling, got movie roles for her. She played in movies like Carmen: a Hip Hop era, where she played the main character; The Fighting Temptations; or the most well-known, Austin Powers 3, where she played FoxxyClaopetra. Fort the latter two, she also made the soundtracks too, which also proved to be great successes.
She got married with rapper/CEO Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, which tend to be a flourishing cooperation as they both add to each other’s music. Plus, this marriage made her figure more acceptable and lovable for public, as people could identify themselves with this new, more realistic profile.
As a recognition of her outstanding music career, she won the Grammy for Best R&B Performance at the 57th GRAMMY Awards as Taylor Swift. She won with ‘Drunk in love’ which is a co-production with Jay-Z.
Besides her successes in the music industry, she also invested in other project as well. She created the brand House of Dereon that is a Prêt-à-porter clothing collection for contemporary women. This company has shops throughout the US and Canada.
She manage to contract with Pepsi, and participants of beauty industry, such as L’Oreal. She created her own perfume brands at Tommy Hilfiger and Armani and acquired endorsement deals from companies, like General Mills, DirecTV, etc. According to Forbes, her annual income between 2007 and 2008 reached $80 million, which made her the second wealthiest singer of that period.
Making money has not been her only interest. She also established the Survivor Foundation with Kelly Rowland on her side, aimed to help victims of Catharina Hurricane. Furthermore, she donated to Gulf Coast Ike Relief Fund, participated in many charity concerts, such as Diamond Ball & Private Concert, and created the official song for the international Children day.
Her career, and activities are convincing. In one of her interviews, she said: ’I have a lot of property. I’ve invested my money and I don’t have to make any more, because I’m set. I’m now able really to be free and just do things that make me happy.’