Alicia Keys Net Worth Is $45 Million!
Alicia Keys is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, pianist and actress. She was born Alicia Augello Cook on January 25, 1981 in Manhattan, New York City. She is currently one of the most successful R&B singers in the world, and has an accumulated wealth of $45 million. Her fist debut in the entertainment industry was when she was only four, when she appeared on the Cosby Show. She then proved her prowess at the piano and won enrolment in the Professional Performance Arts Schools of Manhattan. Keys managed to graduate at the age of 16 as a valedictorian, after which she went on to pursue her career in music.
Keys was drafted by the J Records and in 2001, she released her debut album titled “Songs in A Minor”. The album debuted at the No. 1 position of Billboard 200, and has sold more than 15 million copies worldwide, and has garnered 5 Grammy Awards for Keys. “The Diary Alicia Keys” and “As I Am” were her subsequent albums, and they also debuted at No.1 on the USA Billboard 200. Since their debut, the two albums have attained multi-platinum status. Alicia Keys has had 5 number one singles on the US R&B charts, and 10 No.1 singles globally.
All through her music career, Keys has sold more than 68 million records worldwide and has won many awards. She was named top R&B songs artist of the 2000s decade by the Billboard Magazine. The magazine also ranked her 10th on its list of Top 50 R&B/Hip-Hop Artists of the past twenty-five years. In 2010, Keys was included on the VH1 list of the 100 Greatest Artists of all Time. BlackBerry (formerly known as RIM) also made her its Global Creative Director during a BlackBerry 10 Experience event that took place on January 30, 2013 in New York City. Keys is married to Swizz Beatz, with who she has a son named Egypt Daoud Ibarr Dean.