It was just announced, People Magazine has named pop diva and new mom Beyonce as the “World’s Most Beautiful Woman” for 2012. In the magazine’s latest issue, she talks about her new baby girl and says motherhood makes her feel beautiful.

“I feel more beautiful than I’ve ever felt because I’ve given birth,” said Beyonce, who delivered daughter Blue Ivy on January 7th. “I have never felt so connected, never felt like I had such a purpose on this earth.”

 This is ninth time Beyonce has made the “most beautiful” list.