Knowles

  1. Beyonce Fired Dad Amid Accusations of Theft, Legal Documents Show: Report

    July 12, 2011 7:49 AM EDT Beyonce's belief that her father Matthew Knowles stole money from her led to his being fired as her manager, according to legal papers obtained by TMZ . The pop singer terminated Mathew Knowles -- who launched her career at a young age -- in ...

  2. Mathew Knowles Says Split With Beyonce Shows 'She Wants To Have More Control Of Her Business'

    March 29, 2011 3:36 PM EDT Mathew Knowles says Beyonce's decision to part ways with him as a manager was part of her growing up. In an interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday, Knowles called his daughter a "very, very smart businesswoman" who is ready ...

  3. Beyonce Won't Be 'Naughty Girl' At Malaysia Show

    September 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Beyonce Knowles has sung about partying like a "naughty girl," but Malaysians can expect her to be on her best behavior for a concert in this Muslim-majority country next month, the event's organizer said Thursday. The R&B super ...

  4. Solange Knowles Onboard With Armani Campaign

    July 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Solange Knowles will headline the new Giorgio Armani jeans promotional campaign. The singer/songwriter will begin her European press tour in London at the end of this month followed by Cannes in early August. Knowles sophomore album, "Sol-Ang ...

  5. Aretha Calls Beyonce Grammy Intro "Cheap Shot"

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST When Aretha Franklin is unhappy, she does not mince words. On Tuesday, the longtime Queen of Soul slammed Beyonce Knowles' intro to Tina Turner at Sunday's Grammy Awards, in which Knowles called Turner, not Franklin, "the queen.&quo ...

  6. Music World Nabs Roots Indie Compadre

    February 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Mathew Knowles' Music World Entertainment has acquired Houston-based independent roots label, Compadre Records. Brad Turcotte will maintain his role as president of Compadre, and the label will continue to exist as an imprint through Music Wo ...

  7. RHYTHM & BLUES: SUNSHINE RISES AGAIN

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sunshine Anderson isn't leaving anything to chance this time around. The talented R&B singer is already stumping for her new album, "Sunshine at Midnight," even though it's not due until January v Sunshine Anderson isn& ...

  8. Knowles Buys-Back MWE For $5M

    July 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mathew Knowles has reclaimed control of MWE. British-based independent music firm Sanctuary Group plc said today (July 6) it has sold MW Entertainment, Productions and Management Inc (MWE) to Knowles Mathew Knowles has reclaimed control of MWE. Br ...

  9. Sanctuary Execs To Speak At ITC

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group co-founder Andy Taylor and head of the British independent music company's urban division Mathew Knowles are among the confirmed speakers at this years' In The City (ITC) conference, w Sanctuary Group co-founder Andy Tayl ...

  10. O'Jays Sign With Mathew Knowles' Music World

    February 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mathew Knowles has signed the O'Jays to a multiple-album deal through his Sony Music-distributed Music World Music (MWM) label. The trio's first album under the pact is due this summer. Mathew Knowles has signed the O'Jays to a mult ...