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Beyonce Facts

Beyonce Facts: A Few Quick Facts About the Superstar

Beyonce Knowles is arguably the world’s most well-renowned female entertainer. She has captivated audiences with her powerful voice, unparalleled dance moves, and unforgettable lyrics for nearly twenty years, first as a member of the group Destiny’s Child and more recently as a solo artist.

It’s common knowledge that Beyonce is married to Jay-Z, has a daughter named Blue Ivy, and an alter-ego named Sasha Fierce, but did you know these Beyonce Facts?

Here are some Beyonce Facts you might not have known

– Beyonce is the daughter of Matthew and Tina Knowles. Before managing his daughter’s affairs, Matthew worked as a sales manager for the Xerox Corporation, while Tina ran a hair salon, Headliners, in Houston, Texas. Tina would later design the outfits for Destiny’s Child.

– Beyonce is named for her mother’s maiden name, Beyince. She is descended from Acadian revolutionary Joseph Broussard de Beausoleil, who fought the British and helped establish the Acadians in Louisiana. The Acadians would later morph into the Cajuns, the French-speaking South Louisiana group whose cultural influence remains strong to this day.

– Prior to forming Destiny’s Child, Beyonce was a member of a singing group called Girl’s Tyme, a band which also included Kelly Rowland, LeToya Luckett, and LaTavia Robinson, who would later comprise Destiny’s Child.

– Destiny’s Child, which Beyonce formed with her friends from Girl’s Tyme, was named for a passage from the Biblical Book of Isaiah.

– Beyonce’s music video for “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” includes “J-Setting”, a style of dance that originated at Jackson State University in Mississippi and became a fixture of pride parades in the southern United States.

– Beyonce has performed her hit song Naughty Girl over 438 times live.

– Beyonce was born on September 4, 1981 in Houston TX.

– She prefers to wear simple t-shirts. If it was her she would wear t-shirts everyday. She loves James Pierce white T-Shirts and has over 100 of them.

– Her first perfume had hints of creamy rice pudding in it. But, did you know this Beyonce Fact? Beyonce has a perfume allergy and all her perfumes have to be chemically altered so she doesn’t break out in hives.

– Beyonce really loves rock music. According to Beyonce Peter Gabriel is her favorite and his “In Your Eyes” is her favorite song.

Taylor Swifts top 10 songs

Taylor Swift’s Top 10 Best Songs played in concert

Taylor Swift had one amazing night at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards as she dominated them. Taylor won eight Billboard Awards including the top honors of “Top Artist” of the year. Swift also brought home the Billboard 200 award for Top 200 Album of the year for her “1989” as well as Top Female Artist of the year.

The Taylor Swift concert tour for “The 1989” is in full swing and so we thought we would bring you Taylor Swift’s setlist of Top 10 Songs in concert! Taylor is on her fourth world concert tour. Her “Fearless Tour” played 105 shows for 2009-2010. Her “Speak Now World Tour” played 110 shows between 2011-2012. Her “Red Tour” played 86 shows from 2013-2014. Her “The 1989 World Tour” will be well over 115 shows around the world when she has done in 2016.

Taylor Swift has released five albums in so far in her short career. Taylor Swift (2006)Fearless (2008) Speak Now (2010) Red (2012) 1989 (2014). To date, Swift has released 111 songs including singles and covers of other artist’s songs as well as her songs. So choosing Taylor Swift’s top 10 songs by itself is tough as everyone has their taste and each one of Taylor Swifts songs might mean something different personally to someone. Taylor Swifts top 10 songs might be different even then the top 10 songs she has won awards with. Knowing her fans the best we looked at the Taylor Swift top 10 songs she has played live and in concert so far. This is based on over 638 Taylor Swift performances be it in concert, award show or at an event. So without further ado.

Taylor Swift’s Top 10 Songs Played In Concert

1 Love Story 388 times.
2 Our Song 381 times.
3 You Belong with Me 351 times.
4 Should’ve Said No 271 times.
Tim McGraw 271 times.
Picture to Burn 271 times.
7 Teardrops on My Guitar 268 times.
8 Fearless 254 times.
9 Fifteen 239 times.
10 Sparks Fly 209 times.

Here is a list of Taylor Swifts Top 10 Songs she has covered.
1 Eminem 26 times. Taylor covered “Lose Yourself”.
2 Rihanna 10 times. Taylor covered “Take A Bow”.
3 Jesse McCartney 7 times. Taylor covered “Leavin”.
4 Beyoncé 6 times. Taylor covered “Irreplaceable”.
Jimmy Eat World 6 times. Taylor covered “The Middle.”
John Waite 6 times. Taylor covered “Missing You.”
7 Tim McGraw 4 times. Taylor covered “Highway Don’t Care.”
Nelly 4 Times. Taylor covered “Hey Porsche”.
Bon Jovi Tickets 4 times. Taylor covered “Livin on a Prayer”.
Alan Jackson 4 times. Taylor covered “Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning”).

Taylor Swift even covered a Justin Bieber song “Baby” at the Taylor Siwft Los Angeles Staples Center with Justin Bieber Himself on her Speak Now World Tour on August 23rd 2011.

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Number One on Taylor Swift Top 10 Songs in Concert “Love Story”

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katy perry super bowl halftime

What The Super Bowl Halftime Show Means To Katy Perry

Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX: The Super Bowl halftime show is consistently the most viewed moments in television history. Over and over the Super Bowl commercials make it into the Guinness Book of World Records for “Most Viewed Commercial in T.V. History”, and the half-time show makes an equal impact. With over 100 million views on a regular basis, last year the half-time show performed by Bruno Mars WAS the most watched halftime in history at 115.3 million views. According to Nielsen, the 2014 Super Bowl had 25.3 million tweets during it. The runner-up was Madonna‘s 2012 appearance, at 114 million views. This year, the Super Bowl has invited superstar Katy Perry. On February 1, 2015, Katy Perry will be performing at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ. Beating out Coldplay, this is Katy Perry’s biggest performance yet. Strangely, although perhaps not surprisingly, artists do not get paid by the Super Bowl; merely they have their travel expenses covered by the NFL.

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