What’s up to be billed as the first comprehensive biography of R&B/Pop diva Beyoncé Knowles is due to see the light in the fall of 2015, said publisher Grand Central Books in a recent statement.
The untitled book (as off yet) is being put together by celebrity writer J. Randy Taraborrelli who will explore all facets of the singer, from her childhood performances to her period along with Destiny’s Child, her solo career and her marriage to Jay Z.
“Beyoncé has lived a most incredible, inspiring life. I know my readers will enjoy her journey”, Taraborrelli said in a statement on The Hollywood Reporter. The writer whose previous works include biographies of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson and Madonna is to rely on interviews with people said to “have been pivotal to her personal and professional development”, with Knowles not participating to the unauthorized book and therefore taken into a whole bunch of projects, from the launch of an athletic sportswear brand in association with UK fashion giant Topshop, the line of which is due to include clothing, footwear and accessories for dance, fitness and sports. But also a new album in the making with Jay Z, according to DJ Skee of DASH Radio in Los Angeles.
Meanwhile, she wrapped up her ‘On The Run Tour’ with Jay Z, an HBO special documenting the tour’s journey through Paris aired Sept. 20, with her self-titled album unexpectedly released by the end of 2013 being the top-selling record of 2014 with a sales amount close to 800,000 units…
Cover pic: MTV Video Music Awards 2014