Full Name: Alicia Augello Cook Dob: January 25, 1981 Pob: Hells Kitchen, NY
Nationality: American Ethnicity: African-American (father) Italian/Sicilian (maternal grandfather) & English, Irish, Scottish (maternal grandmother) Occupation: Singer Music Style: Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul, Adult Contemporary R&B, Pop/Rock, Pop, Urban Net Worth: $60 million USD (2016)
Education: Professional Performance Arts School. Columbia University Religion: Christian Gay: No Spouse: Swizz Beatz (m. 2010)
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m) Eye Color: Dark brown Hair Color: Dark brown Measurements: 34-26-38 inches (86-66-97 cm) Bra Size: 32B Implants: No
Best Known: Alicia Augello Cook, known by her stage name Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, pianist, actress, record producer and philanthropist. Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had previous record deals first with Columbia and then Arista Records. Keys' debut album, Songs in A Minor, was a commercial success, selling over 12 million copies worldwide. She became the best-selling new artist and best-selling R&B artist of 2001. The album earned Keys five Grammy Awards in 2002, becoming the second American singer to win five Grammys in one night. It produced her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one single "Fallin'" which won Song of the Year. Her sophomore album, The Diary of Alicia Keys, was released in 2003, spawning successful singles "You Don't Know My Name", "If I Ain't Got You" and "Diary", and selling eight million copies worldwide. The duet song "My Boo" with Usher, scored her a second number-one single in 2004. The album garnered her an additional four Grammy Awards in 2005. Later that year, she released her first live album, Unplugged, which debuted at number one in the United States. She became the first woman to have an MTV Unplugged album to debut at number one and the highest since Nirvana in 1994.