Beyoncé is celebrating her 40th birthday and we assure you, the American singer has been congratulated by more stars than we can count.
First, we have one of the most important people in Queen Bey's life. His mom Tina Knowles who shared an old interview where we see a young Beyoncé detailing all the things she wanted to accomplish. You are the most honest, intelligent, and creative person I know! That Virgo mind is always 10 steps ahead. There is not a mean bone in your body and no bitterness in your heart!! (Sometimes that is mind-boggling) somehow you have managed to look at the glass half full!!
“Even with all of your success, you have managed to still be an amazing humble, caring human being! You are loved by so many," shared the proud mom. Beyoncé's father Mathew Knowles also shared a message with a video collage filled with photos of his eldest daughter. "Happy Birthday Beyoncé!" he captioned the post.
Harper's Bazaar shared a sweet video where a bunch of stars wished Beyoncé a happy birthday. Oprah, Jill Biden, Taylor Swift, Laverne Cox, Reese Witherspoon, J Balvin, Jennifer Hudson, Mindy Kaling, Chris Martin, Issa Rae, Allyson Felix, Maya Rudolph, Miss Piggy, Stevie Wonder, Kerry Washington, Wyclef Jean, Ed Sheeran, Calif. Rep. Maxine Waters, and Billie Eilish were among the ones who delivered a message.
"You've given me and so many others permission to be free to embrace all that we are," Cox said "You've given us a blueprint for excellence: that when we think you can't surpass yourself, you do. No pressure" Witherspoon added that "You are an incredible force of nature, of art, of light, of beauty in this world and I'm so happy to celebrate you today," said.
Taylor Swift spoke about Beyoncé's impact on the music industry, especially for women. "The fact that you've paved the road for every female artist walking down the road now… then the fact that you do it with such kindness and such grace. I just, to say I admire you… there's just not a word for it," the folklore singer said.
Oprah Winfrey shared a separate video where she reminded her to be surrounded by her loved ones. “The 40s are everything you have been waiting for!" she exclaimed. "You already know, the most important things in life are being surrounded by family, being able to grow and give to your children a sense of kindness, caring, and wellbeing in the world — and you're already doing that, so continue."
DJ Khaled, Ciara, Doja Cat, Normani, Lil Nas X, Megan Thee Stallion, and more also wished Beyoncé a Happy Birthday in a video shared by Apple Music. "Happy birthday to this force of nature, this HUGE heart, talent, visionary.......Beyoncé!!!! Another trip around the sun," Viola Davis tweeted alongside a photo of the singer's cover in Harper's Bazaar Icon Issue. Megan Thee Stallion shared a photo of herself hugging Beyoncé and a picture of the moment they shared during the 2021 Grammy Awards. "HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE QUEENNNN?ﾟﾐﾝ love you @beyonce," the rapper captioned the tribute.