First year Edit
Two days after her birth, her father Jay-Z released the song "Glory", where he spoke of the couple's struggles conceiving a child. He mentioned Aaliyah's death by warning her that after her career begins, she would need to make sure "the plane you’re on is bigger than your carry-on baggage."
The month after her birth, in February 2012, images of Blue were released online. Carter attended the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, where her mother was awarded the Video Vanguard Award. She attended the wedding of her aunt Solange Knowles to Alan Ferguson in November 2014.