Becoming ... Beyoncé

See how the R&B diva went from Star Search wannabe to superstardom. By Serena Kappes


"He's a great manager but a greater dad," says Beyoncé (dressed up for a beauty pageant at age 8) of her father. Says Mathew of his famous daughter: "The first time I saw her onstage, at a school talent show, she was just a different person. Tina and I looked at each other like, Wow! Where did that come from?"