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6. Knowles’ former bodyguard Shortie weighed nearly 600 pounds. The New York Post reported that his considerable girth caused an elevator to stop between floors. Sadly, Matthew Knowles had to fire him to properly protect his daughter. The stage dad thinks his daughter should be protected by a younger and more buff guard, according to Atlanta Gossip. Matthew paid out the remainder of his $500,000-plus contract and a $100,000 bonus. And we know who came next: Julius.