2008 – Beyonce went to No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘If I Were A Boy’, the singers fourth UK No.1 hit. Taken from her third solo album, I Am… Sasha Fierce.
2008 – Beyonce won a long-running legal wrangle over claims her hit song ‘Baby Boy’ infringed the copyright of another artist’s work. The appeals court in Houston, Texas upheld a 2006 decision which dismissed musician Jennifer Armour’s claims that its lyrics were based on her work. Ms Armour claimed she had posted ‘I Got A […]
2006 – Beyonce tops the U.S. singles chart for a third week with “Check on It.” The highest new entry is songwriter Teddy Geiger’s “For You I Will (Confidence),” at No. 90.
2003 – Beyonce was sued by the Wilhemina Artist Agency who claimed she hadn’t paid them the commission for her L’Oral ads. The agency claimed the singer refused to pass on the 10 percent of the $1m (£640,000), deal that was brokered by the agency.