Blue Ivy Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Jun, 2020
Facts of Blue Ivy
Date of Birth: 2012 , January-7
Age: 9 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Blue Ivy
Birth Name Blue Ivy Carter
Father Jay-Z
Mother Beyonce
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York
Ethnicity Mixed
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Sisters Rumi
Siblings Rumi and Sir
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Celebrity kid Blue Ivy Carter is the daughter of singer and actress Beyonce and rapper and songwriter Jay-Z. Her parent was listed as the most powerful couple for Time magazine's 100 most influential people in 2006. Beyonce revealed that she was pregnant with Blue Ivy Carter at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards. 

Born At Lenox Hill Hospital In New York 

Blue Ivy Carter was born on 7th January 2012, in New York, United States. She belongs to mixed ethnicity and holds the American nationality. 

Blue Ivy along with her father and mother SOURCE: Getty Image

She is the eldest child of singer mother Beyonce and rapper father Jay-Z. She is raised along with her twin young siblings Rumi (sister) and Sir (brother). 

Short Biography Of Beyonce And Jay-Z


Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter known as Beyonce Knowles is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actress. She made her debut from the Destiny's Child band with song Killing Time for the soundtrack for movie 1997 Men In Black.  The following year, they released Destiny's Child album. 

The singer turned as an actress from the television movie Carmen: A Hip Hopera in 2001. The same year, she won her first Grammy Award for Best R&B song along with Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins, and Kelly Rowland. In2002, she made her feature film debut from the movie Austin Powers in Goldmember alongside Mike Myers.

In 2006 she appeared alongside Jamie Foxx and Eddie Murphy in the movie Dreamgirl. She was nominated for Golden Globes for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture Comedy or Musical and Best Orginal Song. 

In 2020, she was nominated for Golden Globes for Best Original Song-Motion Picture and won Grammy Awards for Best Music Films for Homecoming: A Film by Beyonce. She shared the Grammy with Ed Burke and Melissa Vargas


Shawn Corey Carter is an American rapper, songwriter, record executive, entrepreneur, businessman, and record producer. He is better known for his stage name Jay-Z. He made his debut from the studio album Reasonable Doubt in 1996.

The rapper won his first Grammy Award for Best Rap Album for the album Volume 2...Hard Knock Life in 1999. He has released 12 albums till now with acclaimed albums including The Blueprint (2001), The Black Album (2003), American Gangster (2007), Watch the Throne (2011) with Kanye West and Everything Is Love (2018) with Beyonce.

He is not only a renowned rapper, but he also gained success as being a businessman. He is a founder of clothing retailer Rocawear and Sport bar chains 40/40 club. In 2015, he acquired a tech company Aspiro. 

Blue Ivy Carter Lavish Lifestyle

The 8-year-old child Blue Ivy is supported by her parents financially. According to Celebrity Net Worth, her mother has an estimated net worth of $500 million. As for her father, he has $1 billion net worth, as of 2020. 

Beyonce at the premiere of The Lion King SOURCE: Getty Image

Both the couple has invested a heavy amount in real estate. Here are the lists of their properties with their price.

  • Bought Indian Creek Island in Miami for $8 million. They sold this home in 2010 for $9.3 million.
  • Beyonce owns a $2.6 million home in New Orleans.
  • Jay-Z owns an apartment in NYC that he bought solo in 2004 for $6.85 million.
  • In 2017 Beyonce sold her long-time NYC condo for $9.95 million. She bought the condo in 2005 for $5 million.
  • In 2017 the couple together paid $26 million for a mansion in the Hamptons.
  • In 2017, the pair paid $88 million for an insane 30,000 square foot mansion in Bel Air, California.
  • Together they own a $4 million private island in the Bahamas.