In celebration of Beyoncé’s birthday, her mother, Tina Knowles, shared a throwback photo of the superstar singer from a past year’s celebration blowing out candles with her children. The message came with a special message.

Screaming Happy Birthday to my daughter , my best friend, my confidant , I thank God, for choosing me to be the vessel in which you traveled to get to this world. You are such rare and precious gift to the world not only as a genius entertainer. You are a gift because of your beautiful generous heart , the love you give. The grace you give , the wisdom that you show. I could go on, and on but every word is true you deserve to have the happiest day ever because you give your heart and soul to the world happy birthday my firstborn snoogams

– Tina Knowles

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You know Beyoncé’s birthday show was going to be special. On Sept. 4, Queen Bey took the stage at SoFi Stadium to celebrate 42 years of stunning us with her life. A special moment occurred during the show as Diana Ross led the capacity crowd of 60,000 people in singing Happy Birthday to Mrs. Carter. You can see the special moment below.