About Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys

Superstar

American singer-songwriter

Alicia Augello Cook, known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American singer-songwriter, pianist, music producer, philanthropist, and actress. A classically-trained pianist, Keys was composing songs by age 12.

Alicia Keys Biography

100% Completed
Babe NameAlicia Keys
ProfessionMusician
EthnicityOther
BirthdayJanuary 25, 1981 (37 years old)
Country of OriginUnited States
AliasesAlicia Keys
NudityNo
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Cup SizeB
Breast TypeFake
TattoosNo
PiercingsNo

Alicia Keys Platforms

Babepedia

Alicia_Keys

Not Set

11

Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known by her stage name Alicia Keys, is an American R&B singer-songwriter, record producer and actress. She attended Professional Performing Arts School and graduated at 16 as valedictorian. 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'". 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 made guest appearances on several television series in the following years, beginning with Charmed. She made her film debut in Smokin' Aces and 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 six 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. Throughout her career, Keys has won numerous awards and has sold over 35 million albums worldwide and 30 million singles, which makes her one of the best selling artists of all time. Billboard magazine named her the top R&B artist of the 2000–2009 decade, establishing herself as one of the best-selling artists of her time. In 2010, VH1 included Keys on its list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. Billboard magazine placed her number ten on their list of Top 50 R&B/Hip-Hop Artists of the Past 25 Years. Birth name Alicia Augello Cook Also known as Lellow Born January 25, 1981 (age 31) Origin Hell's Kitchen, New York City Genres R&B, neo soul, soul Occupations Singer-songwriter, record producer, musician, actress Instruments Vocals, piano, keyboards, cello, synthesizer, vocoder, guitar, bass guitar

Not Set

Freeones

Alicia_Keys

Not Set

827

Not Set

Not Set

Instagram

aliciakeys

Not Set

12M

Passionate about my work, in love with my family and dedicated to spreading light. It's contagious! 😉

Twitter

aliciakeys

New York City

30M

Passionate about my work, in love with my family and dedicated to spreading light. It's contagious! ;-) https://t.co/Rkvayyp1La