Alicia Keys is an American jazz musician, born 25 January 1981 in New York City. She married Swizz Beatz and has 2 children. Her first album, 'Songs in A minor' was released in 2001. In 2017, the actress played in the film 'The 59th Annual Grammy Awards'. She earned the Ambassador of Conscience Award (2017). She graduated from Columbia University. She is 1.68m tall.