Beyonce Knowles steps out to shop at Harrod's in London. (June 27, 2011)

*MTV is bringing viewers behind the scenes of Beyonce’s fourth solo album, “4” with the half-hour special “Beyonce: Year of 4,” premiering tonight at 7 p.m.

“Beyonce has always placed her fans first and this special will give them front row seats to the intimate process of creating her newest album ‘4,’” says MTV Music Group president, Van Toffler.

The intimate special will even document her personal time at home with husband Jay-Z, which she personally shot with her own camera.

In the clip below, Bey details the importance of being a successful role model for females.