Beyoncé is the undisputed reigning queen of pop and R&B. She’s won 17 Grammys, she’s sold over 118 million albums as a solo artist in addition to the 60 million albums she sold with Destiny’s Child. Beyond those material achievement, she is a mother, one half of the most powerful couple in music, and a post-feminist role model for millions. Just this year, Time Magazine placed her at the top of their annual list of the most influential people in the world, calling her a “Titan.” On this installment of our DNA series, we will explore Beyonce’s musical family tree—the music that inspired her, her collaborations, friends, family, biggest hits, and growing legacy. This is a comprehensive look at Beyoncé’s musicial identity across the spectrum—it’s Beyoncé: DNA.