Talking about one of the industry’s talented music artists today, singer Alicia Keys will definitely come to mind.
Here is a quick glance at what you need to know about Alicia Keys.
Born: 25 January 1981 (age 41 years), Hell’s Kitchen, New York, United States
Spouse: Swizz Beatz (m. 2010)
Children: Egypt Daoud Dean, Genesis Ali Dean
Parents: Terria Joseph, Craig Cook
Alicia Keys born Alicia Augello Cook but known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter and actress.
She started off composing songs at age 12 wherefrom she got signed to Columbia Records at 15 years old.
Alicia Keys is 41 years today and is married to a music producer Swizz Beatz.
In her musical journey Alicia Keys released her first live album titled Unplugged in 2005 and became the first woman to have an MTV Unplugged album debut at number one.
Her 2007 single “No one” still looks fresh to our ears just like other songs found in As I Am being the title of her third album.
“As I am ” which embodied many Tracks including “No One” according to reports sold seven million copies worldwide.
Alicia Keys has remained one of the best selling music artists with over 90 million records sold worldwide.
Alicia Key was named by Billboard as the top R&B artist of the 2000s decade; and placed tenth on their list of Top 50 R&B/Hip-Hop Artists of the Past 25 Years.
She has received numerous accolades in her career, including 15 competitive Grammy Awards, 17 NAACP Image Awards, 12 ASCAP Awards, and an award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame and National Music Publishers Association.