Wait, That's How Beyonce Got her Name?


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Lots of people name their kids after family members, or even use surnames from further up the family tree. Yet somehow the world is reeling from finding out that's exactly how one of our most famous celebrities got her own moniker. PerUSA Today, Tina Knowles-Lawson, the mother of 39-year-old singer Beyonce, was onTuesday's episodeof theIn My Head With Heather Thomsonpodcast, and in it, she made an "interesting" revelation about her oldest daughter's name. "A lot of people don't know that Beyonce is my last name," Knowles-Lawson said, adding that her full name was Celestine Beyonce. And it wasn't a maiden name she loved. "At that time [it] was not a cool thing to have that weird name," she noted. "I wanted my name to be 'Linda Smith,' because those were the cool names." Read more here>>>https://www.newser.com/story/296305/wait-thats-where-beyonces-name-came-from.html

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