Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys

American, Singer
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Alicia Keys

Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American singer-songwriter. A classically-trained pianist, Keys began composing songs by age 12 and was signed at 15 years old by Columbia Records. After disputes with the label, she signed with Arista Records and later released her debut album, Songs in A Minor, with J Records in 2001. The album was critically and commercially successful, producing her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one single "Fallin'" and selling over 12 million copies worldwide. The album earned Keys five Grammy Awards in 2002.

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Alicia Keys was born on 25 January 1981 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. Her full name at birth was Alicia Augello Cook. She is best known as a singer. She attended high school at Professional Performance Arts School. For university, she studied at Columbia University. Politically, she is affiliated with the Democratic Party (USA). Her religion is listed as Christian. She is 5' 6" (168 cm) tall with a slim build. She has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $100,000,000 US dollars. Her zodiac star sign is Aquarius.
Full name at birth
Alicia Augello Cook
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Claim to fame
Fallin'
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Date of birth
25 January 1981
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Place of birth
Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
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Age
41
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Singer-songwriter, pianist, musician, record producer, philanthropist, actress
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5' 6" (168 cm)
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Net worth
$100,000,000 USD
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High school
Professional Performance Arts School
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Columbia University
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Partner: Swizz Beatz (Married) 2 children
Jul 2008-
Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz
Adam Levine and I remade the Rolling Stones` classic Wild Horses, and it is right up my alley, that whole style. It has a style of its own but still stays very true to the classic arrangement, and I love it.
  • Ranked #99 on VH1's 100 Sexiest Artists.
  • Was the first artist to sign with J Records.
  • Won the award for Best R'n'B at the 2004 Mtv Europe Music Awards.
  • Lives in New York City.
  • Mother is of Irish and Italian descent. Father is of African descent.

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