Hometown:New York CIty
Birthday:January 25, 1980
Alicia Keys is a singer, songwriter, and actress from Manhattan. Keys' mother sent her to piano lessons at age 7, where she learned to play pieces by Mozart and Chopin. By age 14, she was writing her own songs. Keys released her debut album Songs in A Minor in 2001, which became a commercial success, selling millions of copies globally. She has also appeared in various films and television shows. Alicia Keys has also won over 200 awards including 10 Billboard Music Awards, 15 Grammy Awards, and 17 NAACP Image Awards. Discography: Songs in A Minor (2001), The Diary of Alicia Keys (2003), As I Am (2007), The Element of Freedom (2009), Girl on Fire (2012).