Today marks the 31st birthday of a true icon. That’s right, 31 years ago today in Houston, Texas, the powerful force we’ve come to know and love as Beyoncé Knowles was born to her parents Matthew and Tina. It wasn’t long before she was in the spotlight as the star of legendary girl group Destiny’s Child. As many of the members came and went, Bey stayed on top.
From her solo career through her marriage to Jay-Z to the Blue Ivy phenomenon and beyond — we’ve been fans through it all.
In honor of this fabulous occasion, we’ve compiled a gallery of her ten best music videos above. Click through and relive your favorite of Queen Bey’s moments. Which one is your favorite?