Solange is defining success on her own terms with a new man by her side.
You may think that success has come easy for Solange Knowles being the little sister to mega-star Beyonce, but the younger Knowles star wants to make one thing clear -- she's perfectly fine at creating her own success.
"Defining success on my own terms," was Solange's response to what it means to be successful during her recent chat with Vogue Italia. She also added, "Being an artist that creates to express the needs of my own, and in the process hopefully inspiring others."
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Solange also says that success means making her son a top priority. "First, being a loving and committed mother. I have failed in all things if I have not achieved that."
Despite having to balance motherhood and her blossoming career, which includes being a spokesperson for beauty brand Carol's Daughter and working on a new album, Solange is also devoting time to the new love of her life.
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"[My relationship is] happily committed," says Solange. "It is not complicated, thank God!”
We don't yet know exactly who Solange's mystery man is, but he sure sounds like a keeper.