Beyonce Reveals Secrets Behind the Making of Her Chart-Topping Album

The superstar reveals what it's like balancing her career and motherhood in "GMA" exclusive video.
3:00 | 12/30/13

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Now, we have beyonce in a "gma" exclusive. Her new album has been topping the charts since she surprised the world with the release. In a video you'll see her first, she takes you inside the making of her music and how she got that amazing body back after having her baby. ♪ Reporter: She surprised the world, releasing her secretive visual album with no promotion. We had so much fun. My family was there. And I was breast-feeding, corn row s in my hair. Reporter: Now as that album dominates the billboard top chart. Beyonce is revealing how she pulled off the surprise while balancing life as a new mom. Because I was spending so much time being a mother, i would take a few hours out of the day and record. And in real-life, I was this woman, this mother, trying to get my focus and my dreams and myse self back. I was able to create whatever world and fantasy at the time was not happening. ♪ When I looked in your eyes ♪ Reporter: Queen bee revealing her almost 2-year-old daughter, blue ivy, was the inspiration for many of her new songs. ♪ Come on baby won't you hold on to me hold on to mow ♪ . Reporter: But also presented her one of her greatest challenges. Getting her famous physique back in shape. I was 195 pounds when I gave birth. I lost 65 pounds. I worked crazily to get my body back. I wanted to show my body. I know finding my sensuality, getting back to my body. Being proud of growing up. So many women feel the same thing after they give birth. ♪ Open up the partition please ♪ Reporter: She says she hoping her album inspires women whether you're a pop superstar or a stay-at-home mom. You can have your child, still have fun, still be sexy, still have dreams, still live for yourself. Reporter: For "good morning america," cecilia vega, abc news, los angeles. Wow. But that body? Can we all have that body? She can do no wrong. Is there she's beautiful inside and out. To see the complete video, after seeing that taste, I'm sure plenty of people would love to see more, "good morning america" -- could somebody bring my laptop over here? She should have essential babies if she can look like that out there. All the singles out at once. Then pairing up the videos. Rave reviews. You went to high school with her, didn't you? I did. She became the famous one. Same trajectory. Patrick swayze, and the storey of his wife.

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