Today is Beyoncé’s 30th Birthday! Beyoncé Giselle Knowles is a singer, actress, and fashion designer who has taken the world by storm. Making her debut in the ’90s as the lead singer of one of the most successful girl groups of all time, Destiny’s Child, Beyoncé had undeniable talent. In 2003, Beyoncé decided to step out on her own and release her own solo album called Dangerously in Love. The album has sold over 4.6 million copies in the US alone. Beyoncé has went on to releasing four mulch-platnium selling albums and staring in hit movies such as Dreamgirls, Cadillac Records, and Austin Powers in Goldmember. Beyoncé recently announced that she will be taking on her most important role yet, a mom as her and husband Jay-Z are expecting their first child. Watch Beyoncé’s 2011 VMA performance after the jump.

Happy Birthday, Bey!! We wish you many, many more!