Alicia Keys On ‘VH1 Storytellers’: Watch The Full Episode

Alicia Keys‘ episode of VH1 Storytellers aired Monday night (November 12), and the piano-playing siren hopped all around her catalog. She revealed the secrets behind some of her hits, including how Jay-Z made her head back to the studio for a second take to shore up her hook on their iconic collaboration “Empire State Of Mind.”

It was Keys’ first time doing an extended set for television, and she opened up with her familiar hit “No One,” which you can watch up top. She followed that up with the new song “Brand New Me,” which she explained as her “autobiography.” Click through to watch the Girl On Fire track, as well as “Empire State Of Mind, Part 2” and more.