All About Beyonce’ By: Italy Gayles
Personal Info • Education- St. Mary’s Elementary School, a music magnet school, High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. • Birthday- Sept. 4,1981 • Birthplace- Houston, Texas • Occupation- Singer/Actress
Accomplishments • Won 16 Grammys and made a record by winning six Grammys in one night the most won by a female artist. • 2004 NAACP Image Awards Entertainer of the Year • First female artist to have a #1 single and album simultaneously in both the U.S. and U.K. • Biggest jump in Billboard history with "Beautiful Liar" (from number ninety-four to number three). • Most number-ones by lead female artist in a decade ( "Crazy In Love" , "Baby Boy" ,"Check on It" , "Irreplaceable" & "Single Ladies").
Challenges/Obstacles • She accomplished a lot of rejection in her life, such as people saying that she didn’t have any talent. If it wasn't for her pushing and forgetting the negativity, she wouldn’t be who she is today.
Interesting Fun Facts • In grade school, Beyonce's classmates taunted her about her ears. "I used to get teased because they were bigger than my head," • As a child, Beyoncé charged her parents' houseguests $5 each to watch her perform. • Though she's written most of her lyrics, Beyoncé Knowles often has trouble remembering them.
Bibliography • Google Images." Wed. 29 Feb. 2012. <www.google.com/images>. • "People." Wed. 29 Feb. 2012. <www.people.com>.
All About Me :) • My name is Italy Nicole Gayles. I am in the 7th grade. I love to play softball(short-stop).I started playing in the 4th grade and ever since then I have loved it. I am on the CMS Drama Team. I love to goof around and act. I love to shop, text, hang out with my friends (: talk, and laugh.