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My speech is about Beyoncé. Beyoncé is an American recording artist and actress. She was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She was educated at St Marys elementary school, then she went on to high school for the performing and visual arts.
Beyoncé performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame In the late 1990s as the lead singer of R&B girl group destiny’s child. The group became the world’s best-selling group of all time.
Beyoncé then became a solo artist in 2002, her first solo recording was a feature on Jay-Z’s Bonnie and Clyde, which was realised in October 2002. Beyoncé’s first solo album was ‘dangerously in love’ realised in June 2003. Beyoncé has now realised 5 solo albums.
During this time Beyoncé has appeared in a few films such as the pink panther, dream girls and obsessed.
While filming Jay-Z’s song ‘Bonnie and Clyde’ Beyoncé had started dating Jay-Z, in 2008 Beyoncé married jay z privately. Beyoncé had suffered a miscarriage in 2010. In 2011 at MTV video music awards, Beyoncé announced that she and jay z were expecting their first child. Beyoncé’s pregnancy was the most googled term of the week august 29th 2011
On the 7th January 2012 Beyoncé gave birth to her daughter blue ivy carter.
Beyoncé and her mother introduced house of Dereon, a contemporary women’s fashion line in 2005, the collection featured sportswear, denim offerings with fur, outerwear, accessories, lingerie and jewellery.
Beyoncé made her runway modelling debut at tom fords spring/summer 2011 fashion show, she was named the world’s most beautiful woman and the hottest female singer of all time. Beyoncé was also number top of the 100 sexiest women of the 21st century
Beyoncé has earned a numerous amount of awards and honours, as a solo artist she has sold over 13 million albums in the US and over 118 million records worldwide which made her one of the bestselling music artists of all time. Beyoncé is the third most honoured woman in the Grammy’s history, with a total of 17 awards and with 46 total nominations’. Overall she has won 454 awards from 704 nominations.
Beyoncé is a role model to me because no matter what size she or how big her curves are, she always has the confidence to go onto stage in the shortest outfit and perform amazingly.
Personally my favourite song of hers is if I were a boy, mainly because I feel this song shows a lot of emotion and I just think it’s one of her best songs. I feel I can connect and relate to her music.…...

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