Posts Tagged ‘Alicia Keys’

Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz are Expecting Second Child

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Congratulations are in order for Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz who are celebrating their fourth wedding anniversary with some BIG news! The superstar couple has announced that they are expecting their second child together.

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Alicia Keys Wants To Help Women Feel Good About Themselves With Her Next Album

Alicia Keys has toured the world numerous times, acted in films, directed TV specials, helped score and produce theatrical productions, created sneaker lines and much more. If she isn’t a super woman than we don’t know who is, but Givency seems to think so, as they have made the superstar the face of their newest fragrance Dahlia Devin.

But that’s not the only new project Alicia has on her plate right now, she has a brand new album in the works as well.

According to Women’s Wear Daily, the “Girl on Fire” singer is ready to open up about herself on this go round, choosing to focus on concept and the message as opposed to melody.

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Alicia Keys Becomes The Face Of New Givenchy Fragrance

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Talented and beautiful songstress Alicia Keys has just received the honor of being named the newest face of Givenchy‘s upcoming fragrance campaign!

The newest fragrance to join the family, Dahlia Divin, rolled out a sneak peek of its upcoming ad campaign this week and of course, showed nothing but beauty on its page. Featuring Alicia in a strapless golden gown with interesting detail, the new golden bottle will appear in magazine ads beginning in September. Tweeting out, “#DahliaDivin. For my modern day goddesses!!! ;-) Shine without inhibition!!!” it’s clear that A. Keys is excited about the newest venture. 

I guess we’ll patiently await the newest smell to hit our shelves as will we for Alicia’s sixth album that she’s currently creating.


Throwback Tuesday: En Vogue – ‘Hold On’

En Vogue is a female R&B group that was most popular in the early ’90s. Assembled in Oakland, California in 1989, En Vogue launched with original members Cindy Herron, Maxine Jones, Dawn Robinson and Terry Ellis. The inspiration for the group was 1950s/1960s female trios.

Hold On” was the debut single from En Vogue’s debut platinum album, Born to Sing. The single became one of 1990′s biggest hits in the US, reaching No. 1 on the Hot Black Singles chart. The song opens with an a cappella rendition of the Motown standard “Who’s Lovin’ You,” written by Smokey Robinson and originally recorded by his group, The Miracles. The song became a crossover pop hit, reaching No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and No. 1 on both the R&B and Hot Dance Music/Club Play charts.

It was awarded a Billboard Music Award for “R&B Single of the Year,” a Soul Train Award for “R&B/Urban Contemporary Single of the Year, Group, Band or Duo,” and was nominated for a Grammy Award for “Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group”. One thing that’s for sure is En Vogue possessed noticeably good looks and amazing vocal prowess. Enjoy the video above!

After the jump check out Alicia Key’s 2008 BET Awards performance with SWV, En Vogue, and TLC as a tribute to ’90s female R&B groups.

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Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz’ Son Makes Ralph Lauren Runway Debut

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Little Egypt is growing up to be quite the star! But who would think different from his superstar parents Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz?

Making his way to the runway, the three-and-a-half-year-old model in the making, strutted his stuff as the main attraction at the Ralph Laruen Fall 2014 Children’s Fashion Show. Taking place at the New York Public Library on Monday, May 19, the show had the audience in awe.

Paired up with many of the city’s most stylish toddlers, Egypt made his parents proud as he took over the show in his various pieces from the upcoming line. Sporting a herringbone jacket, navy dog intarsia sweater, tartan wool pants, and matching Mommy haircut, Egypt was as cute as a buttonTaking the final walk with designer Ralph Lauren, Egypt made both parents as proud as can be.

Cop a gander at the dapper toddler after the jump!

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Alicia Keys Named New Face of Givenchy Perfume

Alicia Keys is cashing in! The Grammy-winning singer has signed on to be the new face of Parfums Givenchy.

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Alicia Keys & Kendrick Lamar Perform “It’s On Again” On ‘Fallon’, Jamie Foxx Makes Unsexy Words Sexy

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It’s definitely on again if you ask famed singer Alicia Keys and rapper Kendrick Lamar! Stopping by The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, the duo performed their leading single “It’s On Again” from The Amazing Spiderman 2 soundtrack.

For their first live performance of the track, K. Dot kicked things off sitting down rapping his bars as A. Keys – equipped with her leather jacked – killed the piano. Backed by composer Hans Zimmer and guitarist Johnny Marr, the performer rocked out to the Pharrell-produced track for the show’s audience.

Also stopping by the show to do his part in promo, star of the movie Jamie Foxx, jumped on the piano to give a sexy spin on some not so sexy words.

Take a look at both clips below:

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Video: Alicia Keys feat. Kendrick Lamar – ‘It’s On Again’ (Starring Pharrell)

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Alicia Keys is a freedom fighter in the cinematic music video for “It’s On Again” featuring Kendrick Lamar. The powerful Pharrell-produced track is the lead single from the soundtrack to The Amazing Spider Man 2.

Kendrick kicks his rock heavy verse through a walkie-talkie as his team loads up a truck to open the visual. Alicia Keys lights up New York City and then meets up with her collaborators in the middle of Los Angeles, including Hans Zimmer who directs a string section while Keys plays a grand piano in the street. Scenes from the movie play throughout the clip making for an exciting watch and further look at the film.

The single is available on iTunes now, while the movie will hit theaters on May 2. Watch the new video below!

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