In the January issue of Interview magazine, Solange is interviewed by Beyoncé and waxes lyrical about how their mother “always taught us to be in control of our voice and our bodies and our work.” Last June, when accepting the fashion icon award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America, Beyoncé dedicated it to her “fabulous and beautiful” mother.
The bridal party included Solange's 10-year-old son from a previous marriage, Daniel Julez, and niece Blue Ivy as a flower girl.
SInger Janelle Monae was reportedly among those on the guest list.
Lawson, 63, now finds herself in a newfound role as an artistic bridge between two of 2016’s most critically lauded albums: “Lemonade,” Beyoncé’s fiery visual album that is up for nine nods at the Grammy Awards next month, and “A Seat at the Table,” Solange’s spare and poetic R&B record, which topped Pitchfork’s best-album list last year. Lawson, a former Southern beautician who is a lifelong collector of black contemporary art, hovers over the artsy allusions in “Lemonade” to intergenerational African-American motherhood, marital strife and their family’s deep Creole roots.
In October, her daughters made history when they became the first sisters to reach No. On the agitpop single “Formation,” Beyoncé shouts out her “Momma Louisiana.” The journalist-averse Beyoncé broke her silence to talk about her mother’s creative influence (though on email, coordinated through a publicist).
Solange Knowles was divorced with a child by the age of 21, has had an illustrious music career, started a record label and was named the Creative Director of Puma all before turning 30 years old.
And despite the ups and downs she's faced, Beyoncé's little sister says in the latest issue of "In a lot of ways, emotionally and mentally, I feel far older than 27.
Photographers outside the Marigny Opera House, a 167-year-old converted cultural center, captured scene as the couple, both decked out in white, arrived on bicycles — with Solange's two-wheeler equipped with a basket filled with flowers. "Definitely happy." The younger Knowles sister had tried to borrow a page from her megastar sister and keep the nuptials top secret — Beyoncé wed Jay Z in a very private 2008 ceremony — but sources leaked the news to US Weekly earlier this week.
Ferguson, 51, is a music video director with long-standing ties to his future in-laws, including having directed clips for Beyoncé and Jay Z.
And that's paid off for me."Although the marriage did not last, she and ex-husband Daniel Smith's relationship remains positive as they both do their share to raise their son, who is now 9. I'm able to say, 'I need to finish this album, can you step up and take care of the boy? The growing pains and Solange's approach have definitely paid off.