Solange Knowles :: Biography
Solange Knowles, an American singer, songwriter and model, is the younger sister of the music sensation, Beyonce. Born on the 24th of June, 1986 to Mathew, her father, and mother Tina Knowles, Solange had an interest in music from an early age. Her home town of Houston, Texas saw several stints of her in Destiny’s Child and the entry in the music world with her father’s Music World Entertainment Label.
A dig into her staggering career reveals that she had a taste of success at a very early age of 16 when she released her first studio album Solo Star (2003). She had been featured as a performer on “Hey Goldmember” for the soundtrack to the film Austin Powers in Goldmember. She was generous enough to sing as a backup on the “Little Drummer Boy” titled track,on her sister’s album 8 Days of Christmas. The year 2004 saw her star in the episode “The Catch” in the famous sitcom One on One. From there she went on to appear as a nubile teenager in the comedy film Johnson Family Vacation of 2004. In 2006, she was cast as a cheerleading captain in the movie Bring It On: All or Nothing. An elating interview with MTV in 2009, Knowles stated that she was in progress to determine the type of sound for the follow-up to Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams. In the year 2010, Knowles went forward for working with the Australian Band, known as Midnight Juggernuts for her upcoming third studio release. Knowles is keen to release her album in near summer as stated in her Twitter page. She is fond of Filmography as she has shows like Intimate Portrait, The Proud Family, Taina, The Today show, One on One, The Brothers Garcia, Listen Up, Lincoln Heights, Yo Gabba Gabba and Soul Train under her sleeves. She is fond of her music and considers her mother as her greatest influence for Music. She has been known to love touring as her career saw her the Solo Star tour, The Art Of Love Tour, True Promo Tour and the Simply Deeper Tour.
With an estimated net worth of $5 million, Knowles owns a house in Santa Barbara, California. Knowles who stands at 5’8’’ in height and weighs 56 kgs or 124 lb is currently at the age of 27. She has a feet and shoe size of 7. Her ever attractive figure consists of bra size of 34-B and overall measurements of 34-26-35. Often considered a fashionista, Knowles has a definite sense of Hairstyle and keeps update to the latest fashion.
Knowles has a very constant relation with the media and public thus, nothing about her stays unheard. She is known to be a little hesitant about her personal life than her professional one. On the month of February in 2004, She married Daniel Smith, her long-time boyfriend eventually getting pregnant with their son. Knowles along with her husband moved to Moscow, Idaho for her husband wanted to continue his study in the college. But this young couple did not last long as Solange in October,2007, confirmed that she and Smith had divorced and would co-parent the child.
The sudden career-break did not deter this independent lady as she now writes and makes music under her own terms. She has been rewarded for her hard-work with awards like BET Award, Soul Train Music Award and the Golden Spin Award. She states that she is considering dating but that is still a long way to go. Knowles can be searched in various other wikis and can be followed in Facebook, Twitter and other Social Networking Sites where she is seen active.