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"I feel more beautiful than I've ever felt because I've given birth," Beyonce tells People. "I have never felt so connected, never felt like I had such a sense of purpose on this earth."
It's been a big year for Beyonce. The singer turned 30 in September, and in January she welcomed her first child with husband Jay-Z, Blue Ivy Carter. "The best thing about having a daughter is having a true legacy," Bey tells the magazine. "The word 'love' means something completely different now."
People magazine's annual Most Beautiful Woman issue hits newsstands Friday.
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