Nearly two decades and three children later, Jay Z and Beyoncé are as crazy in love today as they were when they first met.
The ’03 Bonnie and Clyde have evolved both professionally and personally. Despite the trials and tribulations in the marriage, which they’ve both been open about in their music, The Carters have emerged stronger and wiser. In honor of their 11-year anniversary today, here’s a look at eleven favorite photos chronicling their love story.
Jay Z and Beyoncé wed in a private ceremony at their 13,500-square-foot penthouse in New York City on April 4, 2008. Since then, four has been a significant number for the couple. They've even gotten the roman numerals tattooed on both of their ring fingers.
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 08: Beyonce and Jay-Z attend the Brooklyn Nets vs Cleveland Cavaliers game at Barclays Center on December 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
"My Wife Beyoncé, I Brag Different"
Yeah, we see what you mean Jay.
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 04: Beyonce and Jay-Z attend the "China: Through The Looking Glass" Costume Institute Benefit Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
"We Be All Night!"
The artists put on a wet and wild performance of "Drunk In Love" at the 2014 GRAMMY Awards and, as always, their chemistry was on 100.
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 26: Recording artists Beyonce (L) and Jay-Z perform onstage during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage)
Mom and dad shared a kiss as Queen Bey received her honor at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards. Blue Ivy is her biggest cheerleader!
INGLEWOOD, CA - AUGUST 24: Jay Z, Beyonce and Blue Ivy Carter onstage at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 24, 2014 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
Make a Wish
The Carters looked picture perfect in all white at Solange and Alan Ferguson's wedding.
NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 16: Jay Z (L) and Beyonce Knowles attend the secondline following sister Solange Knowles and her new husband, music video director Alan Ferguson's wedding on the streets of New Orleans on November 16, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Josh Brasted/WireImage)
Me, You + 2
Jay and Bey were beaming with pride at the 59th GRAMMY Awards, awaiting the birth of their twins Rumi and Sir.
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 12: Jay Z and Beyonce during The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS)
Everything Is Love
After years speculation and requests from their fans, The Carters put out their first joint album Everything Is Love last year.
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08: Recording artists Jay-Z (L) and Beyonce during The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at the STAPLES Center on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage)
On The Run and In Love
During an interview with Oprah, Beyoncé said, "I would not be the woman I am if I did not go home to that man. It gives me such a foundation."
HOUSTON, TX - JULY 18: Beyonce and Jay-Z perform during the "On The Run Tour: Beyonce And Jay-Z" at Minute Maid Park on July 18, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Larry Busacca/PW/WireImage for Parkwood Entertainment)
The Carters share a relationship/friendship all wrapped in one. In fact, they were friends for a year and a half before they started dating officially.
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 20: Beyonce (L) and Jay-Z attend the New Jersey Nets vs New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden on February 20, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/FilmMagic)
"I Do" All Over Again
On The Run II tour footage captured by fans and shared on social media shows the Carters seemingly renewing their vows, most likely in honor of their 10th anniversary.
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 02: Beyonce and Jay-Z perform during the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 at FNB Stadium on December 2, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100)