Alicia Keys is an American musician and songwriter, artist, and comedienne, who obtained tremendous victory at the start of her career with her amalgam of R&B and love music. Her date of birth is January 25, 1981, and she was born in New York, the United States. Her father is Craig Cook, and her mother’s name is Teresa Augello. Her parents got separated when she was only 2 years old. She is her mother’s only child, and his father has three more kids with his other wife. Her mother raised her daughter as a single mother.
At the age of 4, She commenced singing. When she was only 7 years old, she started practicing piano and concentrated on traditional songs and fusion. At age 14, she commenced producing songs, and succeeding two years, she finished her studies at the Professional Performing Arts School in Manhattan.
|Born||Alicia Augello Cook
January 25, 1981 (age 40)
New York City, U.S.
|Education||Professional Performing Arts School
|Organization||Keep a Child Alive|
Alicia Keys Music career:
Keys’ songs showed common attractions but were rooted in the sounds of first soul singers. In 2001 Keys launched Songs that was a very successful collection that included a hit with “Fallin,” and more than 10 million copies were sold all over the globe
In 2002, She scored five Grammy Awards, as she was nominated for song of the year and best new artist.
At J Records, Keys started to raise her forthcoming appearance with performances on shows like “The Tonight Show” and “The Oprah Show.” Her première studio collection “Songs in A Minor” was launched in June 2001 to extensive significant acclaim. It debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 map and went on to over 6.2 million copies in the United States market. The album included elements that had beforehand been refused by Columbia Records. Despite Keys’ conclusion to attach to her guns and not give in to Columbia paid off, as the album was nominated for six Grammy Awards.
Her first film was a crime movie”Smokin’ Aces” (2007), accompanied by “The Nanny Diaries” in 2007 and 2008 “The Secret Life of Bees.” She was also cast in numerous television programs like “Saturday Night Live,” “Empire,” and “The Late Late Show with James Corden.”
Till 2008, she had a relationship with her buddy Kerry’s Brothers. Later, she started dating hip hop musician and generator Swizz Beatz. In May 2010, They both got engaged, and the couple tied the knot in July. They are blessed with two sons.
According to some valid sources, her net worth is about $150 million.
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