Transcript of "Beyonce persuasive speech by Jacqueline Jackson "
By: Jacqueline Jackson <br />
Beyonce Knowles <br /><ul><li>September 4th 1981 one of the greatest performers of all time was born, Beyonce Giselle Knowles. Singer, songwriter, actress, fashion icon, and so much more Beyonce has become a recognizable idol and brand to millions of people all over the world. </li></li></ul><li>Songwriter<br />“Dangerously in Love” which sold over 6million units worldwide and 317,000 in the first week.<br />Beyonce wrote Destiny Child’s 1stHot 100 hit “Bills, Bills, Bills” and she was only 16 years old<br />Check On It was #1 for six consecutively weeks on Billboards Hot 100 Chart<br />The album B’Daydebuted at number one on the Billboard 100, selling more than 541,000 copies in the first week, her highest first-week sales mark as a solo artist. <br />
Songwriters Cont’d<br />"Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" went on to top the Billboard Hot 100 chart, for four non-consecutive weeks, giving Knowles her fifth number one single in the United States<br />B’Day earned Beyonce the award for Best Contemporary R&B Album Knowles made history at the 35th Annual American Music Awards for being the first woman to win the International Music Award<br />“Irreplacable”, Beyonces second single worldwide and third single in the U.S , topped the Billboard Hot 100 for 10 consecutive weeks, giving Beyonce her longest running single to date. <br />
Fashion Icon <br />In 2005 Beyonce created a fashion line with her mother called House of Dereon.<br />In 2006 Beyonce featured in global advertisement campaigns for L’Oreal and Tommy Hilfiger.<br />Beyonce released her first fragrance “Heat”. <br />
Actress<br />Beyonce began her acting career by starring in the 2001 Hip-Hopera Carmen.<br />In 2002 Beyonce co-starred in Austin Powers in Goldmember, in which she played Foxy Cleopatra.<br />In 2003 Beyonce starred opposite Cuba Gooding, Jr. in Fighting Temptations.<br />Beyonce also co-starred in the film The Pink Panther, playing Xania the international pop star. <br />
Actress Cont’d<br />In 2005 Beyonce starred in Dreamgirls based on the Motown all-female group The Supremes.<br />Beyonce also starred as Etta James in Cadillac Records. <br />In 2009 she co-starred in the film Obsessed with Idris Elba.<br />