10 Fun Facts About the Destiny's Child, Beyonce

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Beyonce Knowles is a multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning recording artist who's acclaimed for her thrilling vocals, videos and live shows. Here are the top 10 facts about the talented artist.


1
Beyonce's father used to make her run a mile while singing to build her endurance.

2
Beyonce lost 20 pounds in 14 days, consuming a potion made of only lemon juice, maple syrup, cayenne pepper and water, all for a role in Dreamgirls.

3
Beyonce and Jay Z talked on the phone for a year before going on their first date.

4
Beyonce's favourite number is 4. Her mother's birthday is January 4th, hers is September 4th and her husband's is December 4th. She also married Jay-Z on April 4th.

5
Beyonce was named after he mother's maiden name.

6
Beyonce's bodyguard once broke her toe by standing on it accidentally whilst trying to protect her from a crowd of fans.

7
Beyonce's pregnancy announcement earned the Guinness World Book of Records title for most tweets per second.

8
Jay Z once rapped that he and Beyonce had a miscarriage before Blue Ivy and she even talked about it in her documentary.

9
In 2010, Guinness World Records named Jay Z and Beyonce the Highest Earning Power Couple, after earning $122 million that year.

10
Beyonce suffered from depression for two years, but didn't share it with the media since it was around the time that DC won their Grammy.