After making their recording debut with "Killing Time" for the soundtrack to the 1997 film Men in Black , the group rose to fame in 1998 with the Billboard Hot 100 top five, R&B number-one single " No, No, No Part 2 ".
Destiny's Child (eventually a trio) became one of the most successful R&B/ pop acts of the early 2000s, charting four Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles, several top ten hits, and two number-one albums.
Knowles' latest film work is Dreamgirls , the film adaptation of the 1981 hit Broadway musical about a 1960s singing group loosely based on Motown all-female group The Supremes , as the Diana Ross -based character Deena Jones.
On December 14 , 2006 , Knowles was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards for the film Dreamgirls
Since 2002, Knowles has been in a relationship with rapper Jay-Z . In spite of persistent rumors, she has not commented on whether or not the couple are engaged.
The two have deliberately been private about the nature of their relationship, and for a long time even refused to comment on whether they were dating or not. When asked in September 2007 when the two would marry,
Jay-Z replied, "One day soon—let's leave it at that".