About Alicia Keys
In 2005, she became the first female R&B artist to have three consecutive #1 album debuts on the Billboard 200 album chart. She has received other honors including, eleven Billboard Music Awards, five American Music Awards, three World Music Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards, three MTV Europe Awards, two Nickelodeon Teen Choice Awards, three BET Awards, fourteen NAACP Image Awards, seven Soul Train Music Awards, two Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, two People’s Choice Award, one My VH1 Award and in June 2009, Alicia was recognized at the 9th Annual BET Awards with their Humanitarian Award for her charitable and philanthropic efforts around the globe.
In late 2009, Alicia released her fourth studio album, The Element of Freedom, which continued her successful track record, selling 417,000 copies in its first week, hitting the platinum sales mark in one month and spawning the #1 single, “Unthinkable.” She recently wrapped up sold-out U.S. and world tours in support of the album.
Mar 10 FridayHouston, TX, US NRG Park
Mar 12 SundayMashantucket, CT, US Grand Theater at Foxwoods