Alicia Keys

  1. Chris Brown Wins Big At American Music Awards

    November 24, 2008 12:00 AM EST R&B singer Chris Brown swept the American Music Awards on Sunday, winning three prizes including artist of the year. The 19-year-old star, famed for his on-stage athleticism, overshadowed Alicia Keys, who led the field with five nominations, a ...

  2. Alicia Keys Leads AMA Nominations

    October 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys leads the nominees for the 2008 American Music Awards with five nominations, including artist of the year. Following up in the nominations tally are Coldplay and the Eagles with four nominations each. Coldplay was nominated for artist ...

  3. Beyonce To Perform AT MTV EMAs in Liverpool

    September 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beyonce will perform at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Liverpool at the Echo Arena on Nov. 6. The city is 2008 European Capital of Culture. Finalists in seven of the 11 awards categories have also been confirmed. Britney Spears, Coldplay and Duffy ...

  4. Alicia Keys, Jack White Team For Bond Theme

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys and the White Stripes' Jack White will record the theme song to "Quantum of Solace," the 22nd James Bond film, which hits U.S. theaters Nov. 7. The song, "Another Way To Die," will be the first duet in Bond sou ...

  5. R&B Briefs: Alicia Keys, Nas

    July 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Alicia Keys is premiering the new clip for her fourth single, "Superwoman" today on her Web site, Aliciakeys.com today. BET will premiere the clip tomorrow (July 16). - Nas will perform a MySpace secret show at Los Angeles' Roxy o ...

  6. Kanye, UGK Head Winners' Circle At BET Awards

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT New school and old school hip-hop both shared the wealth as Kanye West and the legendary UGK earned two awards each at this year's BET Awards '08. Alicia Keys, Chris Brown, The Dream and Missy Elliott were among the additional music winn ...

  7. D.L. Hughley Hosts BET Awards '08

    June 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Comedian and sitcom star D.L. Hughley will host the BET Awards '08, which takes place live June 24 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles (8 p.m. ET/PT). Newly-announced performers include '08 award nominees Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Chr ...

  8. Kanye, Wayne Star; Rihanna A No-Show At Summer Jam

    June 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Lil Wayne and T-Pain starred, while LL Cool J, Wu Tang Clan members Raekwon, Ghostface Killah and Method Man and DJ Khaled made surprise appearances yesterday (June 1) at New York radio station Hot 97's annual Summer ...

  9. Alicia Keys Ushers In WNBA Season

    May 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys will help usher in the new WNBA season via a promotional spot featuring her performing "Superwoman" from "As I Am" (MBK/J). The video, which was shot live at a concert in Anaheim, Calif. earlier this month, will air ...

  10. Keys Producer Recording With Randolph, Hamilton, Beyonce

    April 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kerry “Krucial” Brothers, best known for his longtime collaboration with Alicia Keys, is expanding his reach. The songwriter/producer, who partners with Keys in Krucial Keys Enterprises, is currently in the studio with pedal steel guitar guru Robe ...

  11. Keys Cancels Second Performance

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After canceling the Pittsburgh stop on her "As I Am" concert tour last night (April 22), Alicia Keys must cancel a second show due to swollen vocal chords. This comes just after opening act Jordin Sparks dropped off the tour on April 21 ...

  12. RCA Sets Eyes On Virtual World For Keys

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT RCA Records is promoting Alicia Keys' "As I Am" tour in the WeeWorld avatar-based online virtual universe. The promotion allows members to buy Keys-branded virtual clothes and accessories -- such as a piano, posters and T-shirts -- ...

  13. Prima J Ready Mun2 Series

    April 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Geffen pop duo Prima J, whose Spanglish translation of Alicia Keys' "No One" became an online video hit, are set to kick off a series of 16 multiplatform vignettes at holamun2.com and mun2' "The Shuffle" on April 24. ...

  14. Keys Brings 'As I Am' To North America

    April 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys will begin a North American leg of her "As I Am" tour on April 19 in Hampton, Va. Ne-Yo and Jordin Sparks will join Keys on the trek, which is sponsored by Lexus and wraps on June 18 at Madison Square Garden in New York. New ...

  15. Lewis Leaps To No. 1 Debut

    April 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Leona Lewis is the first Britsh solo artist to bow atop the Billboard 200 with a debut album, ending a 22-year drought for U.K. solo female artists at No. 1. Her "Spirit" bows with 205,000, marking the first No. 1 by a female Brit since ...

  16. Keys Hits Milestone With 'No One'

    March 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys' "No One" is RCA's first-ever gold-selling ringback tone, with 500,000 downloads, according to the label. Ringback tones are song clips that mobile users can choose to play when others call them. Unlike a ringtone, ...

  17. Keys Stars In MTV/Dove Micro-Series

    March 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT R&B singer Alicia Keys is starring in "Fresh Takes," a new micro-series created by Dove Go Fresh, a fragrance collection by Dove. The series, which premiered this week during "The Hills" show on MTV, follows three 20-someth ...

  18. Coldplay, Pistols, Verve Set For Summer Sonic

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Coldplay has announced its first show of 2008 at Japan's Summer Sonic festival, to be held Aug. 9 in Tokyo and the following day in Osaka. The group will be flanked by the Verve, the Sex Pistols, the Prodigy, Alicia Keys and Fatboy Slim, amon ...

  19. Flo Rida's 'Low' Continues To Rule Hot 100

    February 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rapper Flo Rida continues to fend off all challengers on the Billboard Hot 100, as his single "Low" beings an eighth week at No. 1. Chris Brown's "With You" remains at No. 2 and is the fastest growing track at radio, while ...

  20. Winehouse, West Win Big At 50th Annual Grammys

    February 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys "dueted" with a vintage performance by Frank Sinatra of "Learnin' the Blues" to kick off the 50th annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, but the real magic came from leading nominees Amy Win ...

  21. Full Coverage Of The 50th Annual Grammy Awards

    February 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST From the nominations to the grand event, full coverage of the 50th annual Grammy Awards, which took place Feb. 10 in Los Angeles. Winehouse, West Win Big At 50th Annual Grammys Alicia Keys "dueted" with a vintage performance by Frank Sin ...

  22. Keys Notches Fourth Week At No. 1

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys returns to the top of The Billboard 200 with "As I Am," making this her fourth non-consecutive week at No. 1. The J Records effort had a 3% sales bump to 61,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The ...

  23. Feist, Keys, Paisley Join Grammy Performers

    January 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST Multiple nominees Feist, Alicia Keys and Brad Paisley have joined the performance lineup for the 50th Grammy Awards, to be held Feb. 10 at Los Angeles' Staples Center. In addition, the casts of the film "Across the Universe" and &qu ...

  24. 'Juno' Kudos Lead to No. 1

    January 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST The soundtrack to the Academy Award-nominated film "Juno" climbs to No. 1 on the Billboard 200, pushing aside Alicia Keys' "As I Am." It's the first theatrical film soundtrack to top the list since "Dreamgirls&qu ...

  25. Keys Holds, 'Juno' Jumps

    January 23, 2008 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys' "As I Am" holds at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 while the "Juno" soundtrack jumps to No. 2 ... Raheem DeVaughn's "Love Behind the Melody" arrives in the top 10, as does John Legend's Target-e ...

  26. Keys Holds Off Radiohead, 'Juno' At No. 1

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Despite a continued decrease in sales, Alicia Keys' "As I Am" returns to the top of The Billboard 200 this week, rebounding 2-1. The J Records effort moved 70,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, a 38% sales slip ...

  27. Alicia Keys Returns to No. 1, 'Juno' Jumps

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys' "As I Am" returns to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 while the soundtrack to "Juno" jumps into the top three with a 78% gain in sales ... Last week's chart-topper, Radiohead's "In Rainbows," sli ...

  28. Winehouse Keeps Radiohead Off Euro Summit

    January 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Amy Winehouse repels the Radiohead incursion on Billboard's European Top 100 Albums, retaining the No. 1 spot for a third week with "Back to Black" (Universal Island) and restricting the physical edition of "In Rainbows" ( ...

  29. BET To Honor Keys

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys will receive the Entertainment Award at the BET Honors, a gala scheduled for Jan. 12 in Washington D.C. that will air on the cable network on February 22. It's the first time for the awards show, says Debra Lee, chairman and CEO o ...

  30. Flo Rida Sets Digital Record, Remains No. 1

    January 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST After toppling Alicia Keys' "No One" from the top spot last week, Flo Rida's "Low" remains No. 1 this week on the Billboard Hot 100. The track's 470,000 digital sales sets a single-week record, easily trumping th ...

  31. Flo Rida Bumps Keys From Atop Hot 100

    December 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Rapper Flo Rida scores a No. 1 Hot 100 hit this week with his debut single, as "Low" featuring T-Pain" jumps 2-1. Increased airplay and digital sales of 178,000 units helped the track dethrone Alicia Keys' "No One," w ...

  32. Keys, Brown Top Inaugural eCast Chart

    December 18, 2007 12:00 AM EST Internet-connected digital jukebox firm eCast has introduced a chart tracking service that will show which newly added songs to the network receive the most plays. eCast adds around 1,000 tracks a week. The top tracks for the inaugural chart inclu ...

  33. Dion, Timbaland Keep Euro Chart Crowns

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Celine Dion's "Taking Chances" (Columbia) starts a second week at No. 1 on the new European Top 100 Albums chart, as does "Apologize" (Mosley/Blackground/Interscope) by Timbaland presents One Republic on Eurochart Top 100 ...

  34. Universal Publishing Signs DJ Dirty Harry

    November 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Publishing Group has signed producer/songwriter DJ Dirty Harry to a worldwide songwriter/co-publishing agreement. Harry co-produced and co-wrote Alicia Keys' "No One" that's racing up the Billboard charts. Harry ...

  35. Alicia Keys 'As I Am' Bows Big at No. 1

    November 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys' "As I Am" debuts with 742,000 at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 -- the best sales week for a solo female artist since Norah Jones' "Feels Like Home" started with a million in 2004 ... Keys is only the third a ...

  36. Hackers Target MySpace Artist Pages

    November 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Hackers are targeting the MySpace pages of several artists, most notably that of Alicia Keys, in an effort to spread a computer virus. A computer security firm called Exploit Prevention Labs discovered the attack, which also targeted French funk b ...

  37. Bosé, Keys Unlock Premios Ondas Awards

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Miguel Bosé and Alicia Keys are among six music acts to be honored at the Grupo Prisa's Premios Ondas 2007. The winners were announced in Barcelona on Oct. 26, and the awards will be presented at the televised 54th Premios Ondas gala in that ...

  38. The Next Big Retail Battle?

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With the Kanye West/50 Cent retail battle squarely in the rearview mirror, debate around the Billboard offices is centering on what the next big rack race will be. Upcoming retail showdowns include next week’s Bruce Springsteen vs. Dashboard Confe ...

  39. Artists On The Runway For Fashion Rocks

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Lily Allen, Alicia Keys, Razorlight, Joss Stone and Timbaland are among the artists lined-up to perform Oct. 18 at Swarovski Fashion Rocks, the hybrid event which combines a catwalk fashion show with live music. Other acts confirmed for the night ...

  40. EMI Publishing Strikes Artist Deals

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI Publishing has expanded its roster of songwriters with three new global agreements, and the extension of an existing worldwide deal. The first new deal is with Jack Splash, the U.S. singer-songwriter who has worked with Alicia Keys and John Le ...

  41. The Police, West, Mayer Close Out Live Earth New York

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Police got a little help from rapper Kanye West and guitarist John Mayer for their show-closing set at the New York-area edition of Live Earth tonight, with those guests joining the reunited rock trio for "Message in a Bottle" to wra ...

  42. Fowler Upped At RCA Music Group

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Jennifer Fowler has been promoted to VP of digital marketing for RCA Music Group. Fowler continues to report to Tom Corson, executive VP/GM of RCA Music Group and is based in New York. In her new position, Fowler will oversee digital marketing for ...

  43. Keys Unlocks NAACP Image Awards Hat Trick

    March 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST With three trophies, Alicia Keys was the top music winner at the 37th annual NAACP Image Awards, held Feb. 27 in L.A. The singer/songwriter took home awards for outstanding female artist plus outstand With three trophies, Alicia Keys was the top m ...

  44. Keys Grabs Third Straight No. 1

    October 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys extends her chart-topping legacy this week, notching her third consecutive No. 1 bow on The Billboard 200. With first-week U.S. sales of 196,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan, "Un Alicia Keys extends her chart-topping leg ...

  45. Multi-Network Telethon Set For Katrina Relief

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks scheduled to perform. U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks scheduled to perform. News Garth Brooks , Alicia Keys ...

  46. Multi-Network Telethon Set For Katrina Relief

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, Rod Stewart and the Dixie Chicks are among the artists that will perform during "Shelter From the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast" a live telethon to be U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul S ...

  47. Top Stars Join Multi-Network Katrina Benefit

    September 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys to appear. Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys to appear. News Alicia Keys ...

  48. Top Stars Join Multi-Network Katrina Benefit

    September 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys to appear. Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys, Dave Matthews Band, Rob Thomas, Ludacris, Gretchen Wilson, John Mellencamp and Linkin Park's Chester Bennington are the first acts confirmed to appear at a live performan ...

  49. EMI Music Pub Extends Agreement With Gerson

    July 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Exec signed Alicia Keys, Norah Jones. Exec signed Alicia Keys, Norah Jones. News Alicia Keys , Norah Jones ...

  50. EMI Music Pub Extends Agreement With Gerson

    July 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Exec signed Alicia Keys, Norah Jones. EMI Music Publishing extended its agreement with Jody Gerson to continue serving as the publisher’s executive VP creative (West Coast) in Los Angeles, reporting to chairman/CEO Martin Bandier. Gerson joined EM ...

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