1. Alicia Keys Covers Prince at Tribeca Film Festival: 'We Lost Someone Very Special'

    April 22, 2016 12:39 AM EDT Alicia Keys had a bittersweet night at Manhattan’s Highline Ballroom on Thursday, April 21. She was there to celebrate the release of her new short film project, The Gospel, and play new songs from her forthcoming album at the Tribeca Film Festival. But she was also mourning the death…

  2. Alicia Keys Joining 'The Voice' as a Coach

    March 25, 2016 9:44 PM EDT Alicia Keys will be taking a seat as one of  The Voice 's new judges.  Quickly following news Miley Cyrus will join NBC's  The Voice  next season as a new judge, Keys announced on Friday (March 25) she too will be joining the show in its 11th season.  Miley Cyrus Joining 'The…

  3. Alicia Keys Enlists Longtime Associate Erika Rose As Manager

    March 03, 2016 9:00 AM EST Alicia Keys ’ longtime co-manager Erika Rose is now the artist’s sole manager. Rose steps up following Keys’ amicable departure from Maverick. The 15-time Grammy Award winner was co-signed by Maverick principals Guy Oseary and Ron Laffitte in 2014. Rose’s co-manager association with Keys…

  4. Bonnie Raitt Picks Her 10 Favorite Duets

    February 22, 2016 4:52 PM EST The blues artist estimates that she has guested on more than 100 songs. Her shortlist of the most unforgettable The veteran blues artist estimates that she has guested on more than 100 songs. Here, her shortlist of the most unforgettable -- with apologies to those left off the list. "I&…

  5. Alicia Keys Fights for #JusticeReformNow Through Change.Org: Read Her Letter

    January 13, 2016 6:55 PM EST On the heels of President Obama’s final State of the Union address on Tuesday, Alicia Keys is endorsing a new movement on Change.org : #JusticeReformNOW. Wale Performs at President Obama's State of the Union Address The movement is on behalf of the president’s request that Congress pass…

  6. Lady Gaga, Nick Jonas, John Legend & More Pay Tribute to Ol' Blue Eyes at 'Sinatra 100' Concert

    December 03, 2015 7:29 PM EST The show will air Sunday at 9 p.m. ET on CBS. On what would have been Ol' Blue Eyes' 100th birthday, the Recording Academy celebrated the musical legacy of Frank Sinatra with a stellar lineup of performers for Sinatra 100: An All-Star Grammy Concert , which took place in the city…

  7. Swizz Beatz Announces Art Basel Art and Concert Series With Alicia Keys, DMX: Exclusive

    November 27, 2015 1:00 PM EST Swizz Beatz announced today a new collaboration with Bacardi for a three day art and concert series at Art Basel Miami Beach in December to showcase up and coming artists -- both visual and musical -- on a platform that will also feature performances from Alicia Keys , Pusha T , A-Trak ,…

  8. Alicia Keys and Jussie Smollett Perform 'Powerful' on 'Empire': Watch

    November 26, 2015 2:39 AM EST Alicia Keys and Jussie Smollett turned up the heat on Empire overnight with a duet of their uplifting ballad “Powerful.” Keys is guesting on the series as Skye Summers, a pop star and mentor to Smollett’s character Jamal Lyon. The two got down to work on their collaboration in Wednesday night…

  9. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1991, Nirvana Ruled Alternative

    November 23, 2015 8:05 AM EST Twenty-four years ago, 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' crowned Alternative Songs. Plus, remembering chart feats by Taylor Swift, Jay Z, Alicia Keys & the Beatles. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. Nov. 23,…

  10. Guest Playlist: Listen to Armand Van Helden's Top 8 NYC-Inspired Jams

    November 03, 2015 12:55 PM EST Seasoned artist shares top New York tunes ahead of Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival. Armand Van Helden is a decorated dance music veteran whose globetrotting ways predate his nearly three-decade DJ career. Holy Ship! Highlights: Griz, Disclosure & Armand Van Helden and More As a child,…

  11. Exclusive: Alicia Keys, Chris Rock Will Host The 2015 Black Ball

    October 15, 2015 9:04 AM EDT The 12th annual Keep a Child Alive fundraiser will also feature performances by Wizkid and Lion Babe, among others. Alicia Keys will share hosting duties with Chris Rock when Keep a Child Alive’s annual Black Ball returns to New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom on Nov. 5. Grammy Award winner…

  12. Starbucks Lovers and Sexy Dolphins? 10 Misheard Pop Lyrics Explained

    October 11, 2015 11:30 AM EDT Ariana Grande is an incredible singer. Lady Gaga  is, too. So is Taylor Swift , and she sure does like Starbucks . But when a vocalist has killer pipes, sometimes they don’t enunciate clearly. And sometimes, words just sound a lot like other words. This brings us to misheard lyrics…

  13. U2 Closes N. American Leg of Innocence + Experience With 150,000 New York Fans

    August 04, 2015 3:55 PM EDT North American leg churns $76 million -- now Europe's on tap. U2 wrapped the North American leg of the Innocence + Experience tour in stunning fashion with an eight-night, sold-out stand at Madison Square Garden in New York City that grossed nearly $20 million from the attendance of…

  14. Lady Gaga Joins U2 on Stage at Madison Square Garden

    July 27, 2015 1:52 AM EDT U2’s epic eight-night stand at the Madison Square Garden has become something of a celebrity parade with stars filling the stage and the seats. Last night was no different with Lady Gaga joining the Irish rock legends for a surprise collaboration. 35 Years Of U2  Gaga joined U2 on Sunday …

  15. Ludacris to Appear on 'Empire' Season 2...as a Police Officer?

    July 23, 2015 1:56 PM EDT Empire' s return is two months away, and the star-studded cast list just keeps growing. Ludacris is the latest celeb to announce involvement in Fox's hit drama -- he shared a photo of himself alongside Terrence Howard (aka the now-incarcerated Lucious Lyon), sporting what…

  16. Jimmy Fallon and The Roots Join U2 at Madison Square Garden

    July 23, 2015 1:55 AM EDT Other celebs in attendance included Sir Paul McCartney, Alicia Keys and Nile Rodgers Night three of U2’s eight-night stand at Madison Square Garden was filled with surprises as Jimmy Fallon and The Roots joined the band Wednesday night (July 23). Fallon -- who held a sign in front of his face…

  17. Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again' Has Become an AC Hit… Without Wiz Khalifa

    July 22, 2015 4:00 PM EDT Wiz Khalifa 's Furious 7 soundtrack smash "See You Again" has become an adult contemporary radio hit, bulleting for a second week at its No. 15 highpoint on Billboard 's AC chart . Um, small detail: The pop/rap hit has crossed over essentially without Wiz Khalifa, the…

  18. New Shazam Feature Tracks Artists' Tags

    June 29, 2015 11:59 PM EDT Shazam has announced its newest product feature, intended to prove that "the biggest the stars in the world are also the biggest fans," as the company's statement put it. The announcement centers around artist pages and a feed that will display what participants in the program …

  19. The Weeknd & Alicia Keys Added to BET Awards Performance Lineup

    June 25, 2015 9:09 PM EDT The Weeknd and Alicia Keys have been added to the lineup for the BET Awards show Sunday. Janelle Monae, Robin Thicke, Kelly Rowland And More Join BET Awards Lineup They join previously announced performers, ET reports,  Chris Brown , Kendrick Lamar , Nicki Minaj , Meek Mill , Big Sean , Robin…

  20. Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees Cyndi Lauper, Nate Ruess & More Share Stories Behind Their Hits

    June 15, 2015 5:53 PM EDT When it comes to star power, few music industry events can match the annual Songwriters Hall of Fame gala in New York. Held in a more intimate setting than the Grammys -- the June 18 event takes place once again in a ballroom at the New York Marriott Marquis -- the induction dinner will…

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