Beyoncé Signs Three Teenage Singers For $1.5 Million


Beyoncé has gotten into the talent acquisition game by signing three teenage girls whose music she found on YouTube. Sister act Chloe and Halle Bailey, ages 17 and 15 respectively, caught Beyoncé’s attention with a cover of “Pretty Hurts”. The video currently has 8.2 million views

Sophie Beem, 14, is a singer-songwriter who plays keyboards and guitar, and writes her own music. Here she is performing two original songs at a TEDxYouth event.

Chloe and Halle signed a $1 million dollar contract, while Beem signed for $560,000.