Born Alicia Augello Cook who goes by the stage name Alicia Keys is a popular American singer born on January 25, 1981, in New York City in the United States of America to Craig Cook and Teresa.
Alicia Keys net worth
Alicia primary earn income from her careers as songwriter, singer, record producer and musician. As at now, she has an estimated net worth of $70 million.
Her educational background
She began learning classical piano at the age of seven. She attended the Professional Performing Arts School when she was 12 years of age.
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At the age of 16, she graduated as valedictorian. She enrolled at the Columbia University but later dropped out to pursue her music career.
Alicia Keys career
Alicia released her first studio album titled Songs in A Minor in 2001 which sell over 6.2 million copies in the U.S and 12 million copies worldwide.
In 2003, she released her second anticipated album titled The Diary of Alicia Keys which debuted at no. 1 on Billboard 200 and sold over 618,000 copies in its first week of release.
In 2009, she released the album titled The Element of Freedom which received positive reviews from critics. In November 2012, Girl on Fire album was released.
She released her sixth studio album Here in November 2016 which debuted at no. 2 on the US Billboard 200.
Her next album titled As I Am was released in 2007 and also debuted at no.1 on the US Billboard 200 chart.
As an actress, she starred in many films. She starred in the 2006 movie Smokin Aces where she played the role of Georgia Skykes. She also played the role of June Boatwright in the 2008 drama film titled The Secret Life of Bees.
She appeared as a coach for three seasons in the American singing TV reality show The Voice and also hosts the 61st Annual Grammy Awards.
Alicia is the co-founder and global ambassador of Keep a Child Alive which is a non-profit organization that provides medicine to families affected wHIV and AIDS in Africa.
She also performed regularly in charitable concerts to raise funds for numerous humanitarian causes.
Alicia Keys awards
She won the Grammy Awards for song of the Year, Best R&B, Best R&B Album, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance and Best New Artist in 2002.
She also won four Grammy Awards including the Best R&B Album, Best R&B Song in 2005. In 2006, she won three NAACP Image Awards including Outstanding Female Artist and Outstanding Song for Unbreakable. She received the Grammy Award for Best R&B Album in 2014.
Her relationship status
The famous musician got married to a popular hip-hop producer Swizz Beats in July 2010 after dating for a while. The union was blessed with two adorable children. The first child named Egypt Daoud Dean born in October 2010. In December 2014, they welcomed their second child named Genesis Ali Dean.
Her social media presence
Though the musician didn’t disclose her social media pages publicly, there is no doubt that she is active on social media platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and many more.
Alicia Keys physical stats
On the part of her physical appearance, her actual height and weight including her body measurements are still in the mud. But it will be updated soon. But she has an average height and weight with a very beautiful body.