Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys Jumps Into Political Fray, Urges Vote for Hillary Clinton (see!)

Alicia Keys, the Grammy winning R&B singer and New York City native, released a video today, urging fans and all voters to cast their ballot for Hillary Clinton in the upcoming election. Keys appeal targets millennials who may be still sitting on the fence. The Clinton campaign has turned its efforts late in the campaign to getting out the vote to solidify her lead in the polls....

Alicia Keys Jumps Into Politics With ‘Love Note’ to Paul Ryan (video)

Alicia Keys has just proved that politics really does make for strange bed fellows. The Grammy-winning artist released a video today (Feb. 4) urging House Speaker Paul Ryan to vote on criminal justice reforms. Talk about soft sell, she makes the appeal through a valentine. Keys is not known to be political, but since last year she’s been championing civil rights and social justice issues through her “We Are Here” group. ...

Justin Bieber Finds Some Love at MTV EMAs, But One Direction Rules (video)

Justin Bieber, who hasn’t released a studio album in more than two years, nonetheless found some love at the MTV EMAs, winning the Best Male Artist award. But boy band One Direction blew by him with three wins of their own, including “Biggest Fans.” Nicki also performed along with Grande, Sheeran, UK singer Charli XCX, a very pregnant Alicia Keys and Irish rockers U2. Katy Perry was also a big winner....
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Alicia Keys Drops New Video as Lawsuit Drops on Her (watch!)

Alicia Keys, one of the more prolific and original songwriters, has been slammed by a copyright lawsuit over her song “Girl on Fire,” just as she released the latest video for her new song, “Brand New Me.” Alicia is likely to come out a winner on both counts. Songwriter Earl Shuman, 89, has had his own prolific career as a composer and songwriter. His works have been performed by such artists as Bing Crosby, Patsy Cline and Nina Simone. Shuman claims in the lawsuit that Keys lifted some of the melody for one of her latest releases, “Girl on Fire” from his song, “Hey There Lonely Girl,” ...
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Chris Brown, Rihanna Meet in Cannes, Karrueche, Too!

This must be awkward, or Chris Brown's girlfriend Karrueche Tran is the coolest girl in the world. Brown reportedly met ex-girlfriend Rihanna aboard his rented luxury yacht "Serene" in Cannes... without Tran. The Vietnamese model was spotted with Brown touching down in Nice, the jumping off point for the French Riviera. But tabloid reports say Brown met with Rihanna alone....
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Jermaine Paul Wins 'The Voice' Isn't He Already a Pro?

Jermaine Paul, a backup singer for R&B diva Alicia Keys and Mary J. Blige, was crowned the winner of NBC’s talent competition “The Voice,” giving Team Blake bragging rights in the season-long competition. Paul was the frontrunner for most of the season, which raises two questions: Isn’t he a professional singer already? And should television competitions like these be open only to amateurs?...
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Alicia Keys Seeks Hefty Profit in Manhattan Condo Sale (photos)

Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz are selling their swank New York City apartment barely two years after buying it in what will likely be a key test of Manhattan's luxury condo market. They want a whopping $17.95 million, a hefty $5.2 million mark up over their purchase price. The 5-bedroom, 4.5 bathroom condo is located in a star-crossed building at 30 Crosby St. in Manhattan’s trendy SoHo neighborhood....
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