The birth name of Alicia Keys is Alicia Augello Cook. She is an American singer, record producer, pianist, actress, and songwriter. She released her first debut album "Songs in A Minor" in the year 2001. Keys started her professional career in 1996.
Alicia Keys always manages to be in the spotlight no matter what. Now, we can see her name in every headline. Find out her recent victory news. Also, know more about her net worth and career below…
"The Voice" declared their new champion. Chris Blue took out the competition and named as the Season 12 victor of the competition. He was not the only one to claim the win in the showdown. He won the show means his coach has the maximum right for it.
Alicia Keys and Chris Blue Source: nbcnews
Checking out the history of the show, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton had won several times. Both Levine and Shelton had their contestants in the finals but this time dedicated for Alicia Keys.
As soon as Carson Daly announced the news at the finale, Keys jumped out of her seat with over happiness. In another side, Blue was overwhelmed with emotion and could not express his joy. Later, Keys expressed her delight and said: "excited that America saw what I saw."
For your information; Alicia Keys started her professional career in the year 1996. Now, it's been nearly two decades that she is active in the field.
While surfing around to know about Alicia Keys' net worth, some sites like Celebrity Net Worth and Bank Rate claims that her net worth is around $70 million. But according to sites like The Richest, she is estimated to earn around $130 million throughout her whole career.
Alicia Keys Source: twimg
Keys first tasted the entertainment industry at the age of four when she appeared on "The Cosby Show." She graduated as valedictorian at the age of 16 and won enrollment in the elite Professional Performance Arts School of Manhattan.
Keys left her study behind and continued her journey to pursue her musical career. She signed with J Records and released her debut album "Songs in A Minor" in the year 2001. It has gone on to sell over the twelve million copies worldwide. This album helped her to win five Grammy Awards.
Alicia Keys at 50th Annual GRAMMY Awards Source: zimbio
Alicia Keys is also an actress and appeared in the television shows like "The Nanny Diaries" and "The Secret Life of Bees." There is no doubt that she is an excellent performer and her amazing skills won the millions of hearts.
Keys won eighty-seven awards in total; twelve Grammy Awards, ten Billboard Music Awards, and thirteen NAACP Awards.