Fact: Beyonce's mum Tina Knowles-Lawson has been announced as the recipient of the Essence Festival's first-ever Inspiring Leadership Award. The designer will pick up her trophy on 3 July (16) at the festival in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Quote: "B worked so hard on this project day and night! It was soo important to her to offer something that would bring about healing and hope to the universe! No matter what you’ve gone thru in life you can always come out on the other side!" Tina Knowles is proud of her daughter Beyonce's latest TV special and album, both called Lemonade. They debuted on Saturday (23Apr16).
Quote: "(We're) all going to be together. We're excited because it's Beyonce's first Mother's Day." The R&B superstar's mum Tina Knowles is planning a big family get-together with Beyonce and her baby daughter Blue Ivy this Sunday (13May12) to mark the American holiday.
Quote: "She also taught me to be forgiving. My mum had kept all her clothes from the sixties but when I was about six I started playing with matches. I managed to burn down one of the rooms in the house with all those clothes." Beyonce learned to forgive and forget from her mother Tina Knowles after a pyromaniac phase left the matriarch's wardrobe a pile of ash.
Quote: <p>"They're two smart people, and it's great for both of them - it's such a great match." DESTINY'S CHILD stylist Tina Knowles approves of her singer daughter Beyonce's romance with rap mogul Jay-Z. </p>