Mathew Knowles Biography, Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Fact, and More

Mathew Knowles

Mathew Knowles is a record executive, businessman and university lecturer. He is famously known for once being a talent manager for his daughters Beyoncé and Solange Knowles.

Mathew Knowles Biography And Net Worth

Net worth $1 M
Full NameMathew Knowles
Birth DateJanuary 9, 1952
Age70 years
Birthplace Gadsden, Alabama, United States
ProfessionProducer, Bussinessman
WifeGena Charmaine Avery
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Mathew Knowles Career

Knowles graduated from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1974. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics as well as a degree of Bachelors in Business Administration. Apart from this, his qualifications also include an MBA in Strategic planning and Organizational culture. He earned his MBA from Cornerstone Christian Bible College.

Knowles started his business career by selling office and medical equipment. Later, he worked for Xerox Corporation for almost 10 years. He left his career in sales and business in 1992 and focused on pursuing a career in entertainment and music industry. He founded ‘Music World Entertainment’ in that same year. Under his entertainment company, Knowles developed several imprints which were named Music World Gospel, Music World Kids, and Music World Country/Compadre. Mathew Knowles also able to develop and pursue various joint ventures with Sony Music, Interscope/Geffen/A&M, Fontana/universal, Integrity Africa, Fontana International, and Sony Brazil.

He is well-known for being a talent manager for the vocal group named ‘Destiny’s Child’. Mathew Knowlesworked as a producer and executive producer on many of the vocal group’s projects. As a managing company, Knowles and Music World Entertainment helped Destiny’s Child become a top selling group. The group was able to win several high-profile musical awards including Grammy Awards, the American Music Award, BET Awards. The group was also named in the All Time Hot 100 Artist by Billboard magazine. After Destiny’s Child got separated, Knowles also managed the solo career of Michelle Williams and Kelly Rowland.

Knowles founded Spirit Rising Music in 2002. It included various artists including, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Brian Courtney Wilson, Micah Stampley, Amber Bullock, and Elder Goldwire. Through Music World Entertainment, Knowles managed to acquire the Country music catalogue in 2016. The catalogue included various famous artists including Johnny Cash, Billy Joe Shaver, Trent Willmon, and Kate Campbell.  Knowles has also served as an executive producer on 2009’s movie ‘Obsessed’ the film starred Beyoncé. Mathew Knowles was also a producer in two reality TV shows ‘Chancers’ and ‘Breaking From Above’, he also featured in the shows.

Mathew Knowles also became an author when he released his first book ‘The DNA of Achievers: 10 traits of highly successful professionals’. He joined Tunedly in 2019 as an advisory board member.

After launching a podcast on iHeartRadio by the title ‘Mathew Knowles Impact’ in 2021. He revealed that he wanted to retire from the music industry.

Mathew Knowles Net Worth

With a successful music management company and a career as a university professor, businessman and producer, Knowles had been able to gain a net worth of 1 million dollars. He is also an author and father to famous musician Beyoncé. Most of his worth can be attributed to his career as a manager and CEO of Music World Entertainment.

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