Elle suit alors Clive Davis sur un tout nouveau label, J Records, et enregistre les chansons .L’album sera vendu à plus de 12 millions d'exemplaires à l'échelle mondiale, ce qui établit la popularité internationale de la chanteuse.In 2005, Alicia was featured in an infomercial “Proactiv acne treatment”. Christian Her singing styles and albums like Songs in A Minor (2001) and others.Her other notable singles include “Fallin”, “Girl on Fire”, “No One”.Alicia Keys is a very famous American R&B singer who also composes songs, as actress and a record producer.She has great looks and is seen experimenting with her hairstyles quite a bit.As of 2008, she sold 12 million copies of the album worldwide.The album consists of 16 singles making it more than hour’s length.
It can become a very meaningless place if you don't really understand: Who am I? I'm a very positive person, but this whole concept of having to always be nice, always smiling, always happy, that's not real. I was becoming this perfectly chiselled sculpture, and that was bad.I think music and socialism and politics have always gone hand in hand.As artists we used to be way more instrumental in providing a soundtrack to the heartbeat of what's going on in the world.She very elegantly carries her up do hairstyle where all her hair is tied up with a plait on the front towards a side.She can be seen with a native hairstyle where she has permed her very long jet black hair.That took a long time to understand.[on developing her early career] I moved at such a speed I tended to feel like I was on a hamster wheel and I was just running in circles. I was really not happy but I didn't understand why, because here's this big dream and I'm living it, so what's wrong with me?Even when I'm singing on record there's a lot of times when I'll fight for a bit of imperfection.Alicia released her debut album Songs in A Minor on June 5, 2001 by J Records.It charted at #1 in US, US R&B, and Netherlands and was certified as 6x Platinum in USA.We all don't have to think the same thing but it's important to state what we think. The best thing I can say about it is that sometimes you have to see that kind of stuff so as to have a more balanced view about why it's so bad.There is such a fear of termination of one's career if they have any intelligent thought about politics and that's messed up.[on the use of women, sex and sleaze in rap/hip-hop videos] Oh my God, the [hip-hop] videos! I might not have quite hit the note to the perfect pitch, but there was a soul in there and feeling that,to me, delivers the emotion of that moment.For me, doing a show, the excitement of singing live, and the possibility that you're not going to be perfect - that's the thrill of it.At the age of 12, she enrolled herself into Professional Performing Arts School and majored in choir by graduating at the age of 16.