She took time out from the limelight to look after her now seven-year-old son Daniel.
Now, having landed several high profile gigs recently including a few New York fashion week after-parties, Solange Knowles has made a name for herself as a DJ.
From the turntables to the red carpet, the baby sister of Beyonce never fails to impress with her fashion credentials.
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The 25-year-old made just as many ripples in Manhattan for her well-chosen ensembles as for her mixing skills, heading up the entertainment at Herve Leger and BCBG Max Azria’s after party.
With her bold and inspiring style, the DJ du jour has also caught the eye of Alberta Ferreti, who cast her for its couture show in Milan.
Not to mention the handfuls of designers who have dressed and invited her to sit in their front rows.