"I always battle with how much I reveal about myself," the 31-year-old singer says in the clip, as we begin to get snapshots from childhood video to recent onstage footage. Watch above.
"Everybody knows Beyoncé's music, but few know Beyoncé the person," Michael Lombardo, president of HBO Programming said in a statement recently. "Along with electrifying footage of Beyoncé onstage, this unique special looks beyond the glamour to reveal a vibrant, vulnerable, unforgettable woman."
The special will include both personal footage, some of which was shot by Beyoncé on her laptop, along with the addition of home movies of the superstar growing up Houston. The storyline will follow her from early childhood throughout her journey to becoming a pop star, and now, as she plots life after the after the birth of daughter Blue Ivy.