An intimate Phoenix debut in 1999 proved'she was a powerhouse'

A teenage Beyoncé Knowles led Destiny's Child through a performance of their early singles for a sold-out audience

 the rotating stage of the 2,650-person capacity Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix as part of a radio event 

This was a long time before she was headlining stadium tours.

In September of that year, Beyoncé had become 18 years old.

She was joined onstage by other founding members LaTavia Roberson

Kelly Rowland, and LeToya Luckett respectively.

At that time, Destiny's Child were primarily recognized for their three hit singles:

which went on to become the most popular song in the country during the week of March 18, 2000.

Talking Smack About the Grizzlies' Star Player is Anthony Edwards.