Blue Ivy’s mom, Jay-Z’s wife, one of the greatest entertainers of all time has been named People magazine’s world’s most beautiful woman of 2012.
Looking absolutely gorgeous in a white Marchesa frock and blue jewels, Beyonce covers the May 2012 issue of People magazine subtitled, “Back After Baby!”
In the issue, set to hit newsstands on Friday [April 27], the “Love On Stop” singer opens up about beauty secrets, reveals how she lost the baby weight and sets the record straight on all the rumors.
You can read a few excerpts of Bey’s interview below:
On feeling beautiful: ”I feel more beautiful than I’ve ever felt because I’ve given birth. I have never felt so connected, never felt like I had such a purpose on this earth.”
On who Blue Ivy resembles: “She looks like Blue. She’s her own person.”
On how life has changed since Blue: “The best thing about having a daughter is having a true legacy,” she adds. “The word ‘love’ means something completely different now.”
Fun fact: Beyonce is the first black woman in 9 years to be named People Mag’s World’s Most Beautiful Woman!