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Alicia Keys

Name:
Alicia Keys

Age:
37

Date of Birth:
Jan 25, 1981

Place of Birth:
New York City, New York, United States

Occupation:
Actress, Philanthropist, Pianist, Record Producer, Singer, Songwriter

Spouse:
Swizz Beatz (m. 2010)

Children:
2

Genres:
R&B, soul

Labels:
Arista, Columbia, J, RCA

Instruments:
Vocals, piano, keyboards, cello, synthesizer, vocoder, guitar, bass guitar, drums

Social Profiles:
        

Alicia Keys - Summary Details

Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known by the pseudonym Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had previous record deals first with Columbia and then Arista Records. Keys' debut album, Songs in A Minor, was a commercial success, selling over 12 million copies worldwide. She became the best-selling new artist and best-selling R&B artist of 2001. The album earned Keys five Grammy Awards in 2002, including Best New Artist and Song of the Year for "Fallin'" becoming the second American recording artist to win five Grammys in one night. Her second studio album, The Diary of Alicia Keys, was released in 2003 and was also another success worldwide, selling eight million copies. The album garnered her an additional four Grammy Awards in 2005. Later that year, she released her first live album, Unplugged, which debuted at number one in the United States. She became the first female to have an MTV Unplugged album to debut at number one and the highest since Nirvana in 1994.

Keys has made guest appearances on several television series, beginning with The Cosby Show. She made her film debut in Smokin' Aces and also went on to appear in The Nanny Diaries in 2007. Her third studio album, As I Am, was released in the same year and sold five million copies worldwide, earning Keys an additional three Grammy Awards. The following year, she appeared in The Secret Life of Bees, which earned her a nomination at the NAACP Image Awards. She released her fourth album, The Element of Freedom, in December 2009, which became Keys' first chart-topping album in the United Kingdom. She released her fifth album, Girl on Fire, in November 2012, which became Keys' fifth chart-topping album in the United States. Keys released her second live album, VH1 Storytellers, in June 2013.

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Jessica Mauboy Can I Get A Moment?

Can I Get A Moment? is a fresh and infectious up tempo track written and produced by legendary songwriter and producer Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds who has been behind the...
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A MusiCares Tribute to Paul McCartney DVD

The show includes the classic songs “Yesterday”, “No More Lonely Nights”, “Magical Mystery Tour”, “We Can Work It Out”, “The Fool on the Hill”, “And I Love Her”,...
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Tonight Alive The Edge

With “The Edge” being written by Tonight Alive exclusively for the movie, the song will be featured on The Amazing Spider-Man 2: The Rise Of Electro Original Motion...
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Sony Pictures Entertainment announced that the highly anticipated motion picture The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will feature “It’s On Again” by Alicia Keys featuring...
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Stan Walker Supporting Kelly Clarkson

“There are voices and then there are VOICES!” said Stan. “Kelly Clarkson is one very special voice; one of the greats - and what a body of hits! This is one show I...
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Maddison Brooke The Voice Kids The Concert Interview

The Voice Kids has completely captivated audiences across Australia with some of Australia’s best young talent between the ages of 8 and 14 being showcased under the...
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