Beyoncé Knowles & Jay Z

Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z

Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z  

Beyoncé Knowles and Jay Z have been married for 8 years. They were dating for 5 years after getting together in Jun 2002. After 4 months of engagement they married on 4th Apr 2008.

They have a daughter named Blue Ivy age 4.


Beyoncé Knowles is a 35 year old American Singer. Born Beyonce Giselle Knowles on 4th September, 1981 in Houston, Texas and educated at High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Texas, USA (drop out) and Alief Elsik High School, she is famous for Destiny's Child in a career that spans 1997–present. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Jay Z is a 47 year old American Rapper. Born Shawn Corey Carter on 4th December, 1968 in Brooklyn, New York,USA and educated at Eli Whitney High School and George Westinghouse Information Technology High School and Trenton Central High School, Trenton, NJ (dropped out), he is famous for 'Can I Get A...' Single in a career that spans 1988–present and 1996–present and 1990–present and 1993–present and 1986–present. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating4th Jun 2002 - 4th Dec 2007 6 years, 6 months
Engaged4th Dec 2007 - 4th Apr 2008 4 months, 2 days
Married4th Apr 2008 - present 9 years, 7 months
Total Jun 2002 - present 14 years, 5 months

(4 April 2008 - present) (1 child)
The couple first met when Beyonce was still a member of Destiny's Child. "I was 18 when we first met, 19 when we started dating," she told Glamour magazine. It was speculated that the two were dating back in 2002, after they collaborated and starred in his "Bonnie & Clyde" music video.
(4 April 2008 - present) (1 child)
Beyonce is believed to have first started a relationship with Jay-Z after a collaboration on "'03 Bonnie & Clyde", which appeared on his seventh album The Blueprint 2: The Gift & The Curse. Beyonce appeared as Jay-Z's girlfriend in the music video for the song, which would further fuel speculation of their relationship. On April 4, 2008, Beyonce and Jay-Z were married without publicity. As of April, 2014, the couple have a sold a combined 300 million records together. The couple are known for being private about their relationship, although they have appeared to become more relaxed in recent years. Beyoncé suffered a miscarriage sometime around 2010 or 2011, describing it as "the saddest thing" she had ever been through. Beyonce returned to the studio and wrote music in order to cope with the loss. In April 2011, Beyonce and Jay-Z traveled to Paris in order to shoot the album cover for her 4; she would fall unexpectedly pregnant here.
In August, the couple attended the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards, in which Beyoncé performed "Love on Top" and started the performance saying "Tonight I want you to stand up on your feet, I want you to feel the love that's growing inside of me". At the end of the performance, Beyonce dropped her microphone, unbuttoned her blazer and rubbed her stomach, confirming her pregnancy that she had alluded to earlier in the evening. Her pregnancy announcement was listed in Guinness World Records for "most tweets per second recorded for a single event" on Twitter, receiving 8,868 tweets per second[ and "Beyonce pregnant" was the most Googled term the week of August 29, 2011.
On January 7, 2012, Beyoncé gave birth to a daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York under heavy security. Two days later, Jay-Z released "Glory", a song dedicated to their child, on his website The song detailed the couple's pregnancy struggles, including a miscarriage Beyoncé suffered before becoming pregnant. Blue Ivy's cries are included at the end of the song, and she was officially credited as B.I.C. on it. At two days old, she became the youngest person ever to appear on a Billboard chart when "Glory" debuted on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The couple unsuccessfully attempted to trademark the name Blue Ivy to start a line of merchandise.

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Relationship Timeline

7th January, 2012 - Child

4th April, 2008 - Marriage

4th December, 2007 - Engagement

4th June, 2002 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Beyoncé Knowles
Jay Z
Beyoncé Knowles
Jay Z
Age (at start of relationship)
5' 6½" (169 cm)
6' 1½" (187 cm)
Hair Color
Brown - Light
Eye Color
Brown - Light
Brown - Dark


Blue IvyFemale7th January, 20124 years old


Posted commentsView all comments (68)

dalia494May 9, 2013

great couple love them a lot

sweetreeFeb 24, 2013

U 2 were made for each other your photos together tells its true love. Stick together no matter what obstacles comes in the way WORK IT OUT.

sweetreeFeb 24, 2013

u know yall make a REAL good couple!

kimkim15Feb 17, 2013

You are fantastic and Blue is beautiful!

gclarkJan 30, 2013

gotta love this. they are perfect.

mirkos1995Aug 1, 2012

You are fantastic and Blue is beautiful!

Meg1111Jan 2, 2012

Congrats on procreating the most soon to be famous hip hop child!

vonnie850Dec 13, 2011

wish them lots of joy love and happiness 4ever

LaylaNov 28, 2011

I can't believe it BEYONCE'S PREGNAT!!!!! congrats to both of you P.S beyonce's my fave popstar/singer/actor

JBellaSep 5, 2011

Congratulations on your baby. I wish you guys very well. Keep it together..

BreakiingDawnFanxAug 9, 2011

Wasn't she pregnant ? what happend with the baby ?

CicitaJun 21, 2011

This is the worst couple ever!

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