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Who is Alicia Keys?
Alicia Keys: Alicia Augello Cook, known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American recording artist, songwriter, pianist, 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.
- also known as Lellow; Alicia J. Augello-Cook; Alicia Keyes; Alicia J. Augello- Cook; Alicia Cook; Alicia Augello-Cook; alicia_keys; Keys, Alicia; Alicia Augello Cook
- born on (34 years ago) in Hell's Kitchen, child of Craig Cook and Terria Joseph
- ethnicity: African American, Irish American, Italian American, Scottish American, Multiracial American
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Musician, record producer, singer-songwriter, actor, pianist
- member of musical group Usher & Alicia Keys
- genres: Rhythm and blues, Jazz, Soul music, Neo soul, Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Blues, Hip hop music, Electronic music
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Austin Mahone (2013)
Startin' Something Spectacular by Triumph Books
Alicia Keys is a great ...
by Kathy S. Stolley, John E. Glass
American singer Alicia Keys is a cofounder of and global ambassador for the Keep a Child Alive Organization that focuses on providing antiretroviral treatment in Africa. (Other global ambassadors are fashion models Iman and Padma Lakshmi ...
Encyclopedia of Hair (2006)
A Cultural History by Victoria Sherrow
More recently, model Iman, singer Alicia Keys, rapper Snoop Dogg, and actresses Lisa Bonet and Angela ...
Origins, Experiences, and Culture by Carole Elizabeth Boyce Davies
Still in each generation, including hip- hop, new versions appear, from the neo- soul contributors like India Irie to Alicia Keys, from Maxwell to Johnny Legend. And soul music would create echoes in the African Diaspora from the soul ...
by Jatswan S. Sidhu
It is said that Prince Abdul Azim was also planning to produce a film with actress Faye Dunaway and pop diva Alicia Keys. Dubbed the “playboy prince,” in February 2006 it was reported that Prince Abdul Azim was so attracted to actress ...
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- Alicia Keys Report
Photo credit: Clotee Pridgen Allochuku
- Alicia Keys in South Africa
International celebrity Alicia Keys was in South Africa for the FIFA World Cup Kick Off Concert. Alicia Keys spoke about her charity Keep A Child Alive with vitaminwater, her excitement about being a Mom, and her music career to 5 FM Hollywood Reporter Jen Su.
Photo credit: Jennifer Su
- Black History Month: Alicia Keys
Photo credit: Clotee Pridgen Allochuku
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The Word Alicia Keys Banned from Her Vocabulary | Master Class | Oprah Winfrey Network
OWN is a singular destination on cable. Depth with edge. Heart. Star power. Connection. And endless possibilities. Singer/songwriter Alicia Keys believes in the ...
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