Co-starred with Steve Martin in a prequel to the 1964 Peter Sellers original film "The Pink Panther"
Made acting debut as the lead in "Carmen: A Hip Hopera," an MTV made-for-television film
Replaced two original Destiny's Child members (Roberson and LeToya Luckett) with Michelle Williams and Farrah Franklin; reconfigured as a trio with Franklin's departure
Performed "The Star Spangled Banner" at Super Bowl XXXVIII from Reliant Stadium in Houston
Formed the group Girl's Tyme with LaTavia Roberson and Kelly Rowland; group later changed its name to Destiny's Child
Began music career at the age of seven
Earned five Grammy nominations, two as a solo artist and three for <i>Destiny Fulfilled</i>, the final album for Destiny's Child
Signed to Columbia Records
Co-starred in the thriller "Obsessed"
Replaced Britney Spears as the Pepsi spokesperson
Released fourth solo album <i>4</i>
Voiced Queen Tara in animated hit "Epic"
Released third studio album <i>I Am Sasha Fierce</i>; earned 10 Grammy nominations, including Song of the Year, Record of the Year and Best Album
Portrayed singer and songwriter Etta James in the musical biopic "Cadillac Records"; earned a Golden Globe nomination for performing the song "Once in a Lifetime"
Released first album <i>Destiny's Child</i>; album went platinum
Received 6 Grammy nominations, including Record Of The Year for her debut solo album <i>Crazy In Love</i>
Reached Billboard top 10 with group's sophomore album <i>The Writing's on the Wall</i>
Starred as Deena, the Diana Ross-like lead in "Dreamgirls," an adaptation of the Broadway musical; received Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical and Best Original Song for <i>Listen</i>
Landed feature film debut, as Foxxy Cleopatra in "Austin Powers in Goldmember"
Released second solo album <i>B'Day</i>, which hit U.S. stores one day after her 25th birthday; earned 4 Grammy nominations
Starred as a single mother and the love interest to Cuba Gooding Jr.'s character in "The Fighting Temptations"
Released <i>Beyoncé</i> without fanfare as a digital download, including a video for every song; physical CD was released several weeks later.
Known for such albums as "Dangerously In Love" and "I Am...Sasha Fierce"
Popular songs include "Partition" and "XO".