:: Alicia Keys plays the piano, and therefore there are piano keys on her version of the Reebok Freestyle Hi sneaker. The “Girl On Fire” debuted the designs for her new kicks collection this week. Each pair retails for $80 and is available at Finish Line. [Rap Up]
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Alicia Keys is days away from performing “Girl On Fire” at the MTV Video Music Awards on September 6, and to ratchet up the excitement she has released “Girl On Fire (Blue Light Version).” It’s a slower, hazier take than the “Inferno” version featuring Nicki Minaj that we heard earlier this week. The song’s structure… More »
Alicia Keys is set to take the stage at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards on Thursday, Sept. 6, and 30 seconds of her upcoming single “Girl On Fire” serve as the bed music for its promotional spot. The clip begins with a Alicia playing a melody at the piano. Soon the track plugs in… More »
For the cover of Alicia Keys’ next single “Girl On Fire” — the title track on her forthcoming album (out Nov. 27) — she kept the short locks. But gone is the neo-classic bob haircut seen on the album’s cover, and instead she’s rocking a sleek, slicked back look. The single drops on September 4, and two days later she’ll… More »
Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys and Coldplay are set to perform at the third annual Stand Up to Cancer telethon, an all-star TV special to raise awareness and money for cancer research. Hollywood A-listers such as Julia Roberts, Michael Douglas, Matt Damon and Samuel L. Jackson will also be attending.
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Alicia Keys is a vision of classic beauty on the just-revealed cover of her fifth album Girl On Fire (out November 27). The “New Day” singer strikes a glamorous hands-on-hips pose while wearing a black body suit/zippy dress-type number with her hair swept to one side.
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Did You Hear?
:: 2012 MTV VMA perfomers Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys and Pink will all have their own VH1 Storytellers episode that will air in November. Taylor’s will be November 11, Alicia’s on November 12, and Pink’s on November 13. [MTV]
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The MTV Video Music Awards 2012 nominations were announced this morning, as were the first set of artists slated to perform during the September 6 festivities. Brit boy band One Direction, first time nominees for their “What Makes You Beautiful” clip, will take the stage, as will four time VMA winner Alicia Keys, who will premiere new material… More »
When we got word that Alicia Keys would be loaning her new song “New Day” to 50 Cent for his forthcoming album Street King Immortal, we could hardly contain ourselves. The last time Keys let an MC borrow one of her hooks, we got Jay-Z’s “Empire State Of Mind,” and we all know how that… More »
The lyric video for the solo Alicia Keys version of “New Day” (not that one with 50 Cent, Alicia and Dr. Dre we found about last week) has premiered, and the celebratory track gets quite the arty treatment. A hooded figure uses spray paint to graffiti-up the walls of New York City with the upbeat… More »
Alicia Keys is ready for a new summer style! The singer-songwriter debuted a new short bob on her Twitter. “Look what I done did!!” she wrote. “Its an #aknewday in EVERY way!!!!” Her husband Swizz Beatz approves of the new ‘do: “My baby done cut it all off :) New Day 4 real amazing !!!!”
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In late June, Alicia Keys shared a new song with her fans, the jovial “New Day”, assumed to be off her upcoming fifth studio album. But the song could also appear in some form on 50 Cent’s forthcoming Street King Immortal, as the rapper announced his next single will also be called “New Day”, and will… More »
After debuting her new low-key love song “Not Even A King” in late April, Alicia Keys is revving things up with one of the most upbeat songs she’s ever released. With “New Day”, a track off the follow-up to her 2009 release The Element Of Freedom, Keys sings over a buzzing beat, marching band drumming and bright… More »
Did You Know?
:: New mommy Pink looks fabulous on the cover of the June issue of Cosmopolitan, and with phenomenal cleavege like that, we’re not surprised she’s still nursing. “I’m used to going into the studio and smoking and drinking until three in the morning. But I can’t drink as much because I’m… More »
MTV may have J-WOWWed a captive Beacon Theatre crowd with its 2012 summer television lineup in New York Thursday night (Apr. 26), but it was Alicia Keys stripped-down debut of a new song, “Not Even A King”, that wowed us at the event. Under a spotlight, Alicia performed the romantic piano ballad in a leather… More »
Earlier this month we got a peek at Alicia Key’s VIBE cover, and now we’ve finally got our hands on the superwoman’s entire spread. For her shoot, the piano-tickling songbird rocks vibrant colors, burgundy lipstick and a gorgeous braided updo so fantastic we bet there are at least 20 different Pinterest tutorials on it already. More »
What would we do without our mom? Whether she’s offering comfort via some milk and cookies, or cheering from the sidelines of the state championships, she’s always by your side — even when you don’t come home with the first-place trophy. So for all her grace and patience and hard work and most importantly LOVE,… More »