More than a few Texans had quite the year in 2013. A score of actors, musicians, politicians, entrepreneurs and creatives are moving into 2014 with something to savor.
Here's our list of nine Texans who had a great year in 2013.
Beyoncé — Because, duh. This Houston native caused quite a frenzy in the music industry a few weeks ago with the release of her supersecret, self-titled album, Beyoncé. Not only is the new album being hailed by critics and fans alike as a work of art, Vulture also notes that “Beyoncé has been available for barely two weeks, and it's already the year's twelfth best-selling album.” Way to represent H-Town, Queen Bey!