Beyoncé on being her own boss & owning her masters...

"The entertainment business is still very sexist. And, as a woman, I did not see enough female role models given the opportunity to do what I knew I had to do. 

To run my label and management company. Owning my masters. Owning my art. Owning my future. And writing my own story."  (Beyoncé.Mathew Knowles was ruthless and very snaky in locking down his daughter's super stardom. Many may not have agreed with the way he handled things, but Beyoncé's shrewdness for business all came from him.