Alicia Keys facts: Singer's husband, songs, new album and tour revealed

5 February 2020, 12:15

Who is Alicia Keys? All the key facts about the American singer revealed.
Who is Alicia Keys? All the key facts about the American singer revealed. Picture: Getty

By Sian Hamer

Alicia Keys is an American singer-songwriter, composer and two-time host of The Grammys, who is best known for her number one hit 'Fallin'.

Alicia Keys is an American singer, songwriter, pianist and music producer – who has an incredible 15 Grammy Awards, seven BET awards and nine Billboard Music Awards to her name.

The singer is also a classically-trained pianist, who at just 12 years old was already starting to compose music.

Her debut album, Songs in A Minor, was released in 2001 and went platinum five times.

Here's all the key facts about Alicia:

  1. What are Alicia Keys' most famous songs?

    Alicia has produced several number one hits – but the song she's best known for is 'Fallin'.

    Alicia Keys announces brand new album and UK tour for 2020

    Other famous hits from the singer include:

    - No One

    - Girl on Fire

    - If I Ain't Got You

    - Empire State of Mind

    The musician has released six albums, with a new one set to be released this year.

  2. Who is Alicia's husband?

    Alicia Keys married American DJ Kasseem Dean – known professionally as Swizz Beats – in 2010 at their private home on the Mediterranean Sea.

    The singer shares two children with Kasseeem: Egypt Daoud Dean and Genesis Ali Dean.

    Between them, the couple have 35 Grammy Award nominations.

  3. How old is Alicia Keys?

    How old is Alicia Keys? All the key facts about the singer.
    How old is Alicia Keys? All the key facts about the singer. Picture: Getty

    Alicia Keys is 36 years old.

    The singer was born on January 25 1981 in New York.

  4. When is Alicia's upcoming tour? And when is she releasing her new album?

    When is Alicia Keys 2020 tour? And when is she releasing her new album?
    When is Alicia Keys 2020 tour? And when is she releasing her new album? Picture: Getty

    Alicia will release her seventh studio album ALICIA on March 20, which includes the previously released tracks 'Underdog' and 'Time Machine'.

    Here at the full details of her 2020 tour.

    UK and Ireland dates:

    Friday 5 June 2020: 3Arena, Dublin
    Sunday 7 June 2030: Manchester Arena
    Monday 8 June 2020: Birmingham Arena
    Wednesday 10 June 2020: The O2, London

    Full dates:

    Fri June 12 2020 - ANTWERP Sportpaleis (Belgium)
    Sun June 14 2020 - HAMBURG Barclaycard Arena (Germany)
    Tue June 16 2020 - STOCKHOLM Ericsson Globe (Sweden)
    Wed June 17 2020 - OSLO Spektrum (Norway)
    Fri June 19 2020 - BERLIN Mercedes Benz Arena (Germany)
    Sat June 20 2020 - MUNICH Olympiahalle (Germany)
    Thu June 25 2020 - PRAGUE O2 Arena (Czech Republic)
    Wed July 01 2020 - PARIS AccorHotels Arena (France)
    Sat July 04 2020 - MADRID WiZink Center (Spain)
    Tue July 07 2020 - BARCELONA Palau Sant Jordi (Spain)
    Thu July 09 2020 - BORDEAUX ARKEA ARENA (France)
    Sat July 11 2020 - ESCH SUR ALZETTE ROCKHAL (Luxembourg)
    Tue July 14 2020 - COLOGNE Lanxness Arena (Germany)
    Fri July 17 2020 - MANNHEIM SAP Arena (Germany)
    Sat July 18 2020 - ZURICH Hallenstadion (Switzerland)
    Mon July 20 2020 - KRAKOW Tauron Arena (Poland)Tue July 28 2020 - JACKSONVILLE Florida - Dailys Place (USA)
    Thu July 30 2020 - ATLANTA Georgia - Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park (USA)
    Sun August 02 2020 - NASHVILLE Tennessee - Ascend Amphitheatre (USA)
    Tue August 04 2020 - CHARLOTTE North Carolina - Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre (USA)
    Wed August 05 2020 - BALTIMORE Maryland - MECU Pavilion (USA)
    Fri August 07 2020 - OXON HILL Maryland - Theater at MGM National Harbor (USA)
    Sun August 09 2020 - PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania - Met (USA)
    Tue August 11 2020 - BOSTON Massachusetts - Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion (USA)
    Fri August 14 2020 - NEW YORK New York - Radio City Music Hall (USA)
    Sun August 16 2020 - TORONTO Ontario - Budweister Stage (Canada)
    Tue August 18 2020 - DETROIT Michigan - Michigan Lotter Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill (USA)
    Wed August 19 2020 - CINCINNATI Ohio - PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (USA)
    Fri August 21 2020 - CLEVELAND Ohio - Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica (USA)
    Tue August 25 2020 - CHICAGO Illinois - Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island (USA)
    Wed August 26 2020 - KANSAS CITY Missouri - Starlight Theatre (USA)
    Thu August 27 2020 - DENVER Colorado - Bellco Theatre (USA)
    Sun August 30 2020 - SEATTLE Washington - WaMu Theater (USA)
    Mon August 31 2020 - VANCOUVER British Columbia - Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena (Canada)
    Wed September 02 2020 - PORTLAND Oregon - Theatre of the Clouds at Moda Center (USA)
    Fri September 04 2020 - SAN FRANCISCO California - Masonic (USA)
    Tue September 08 2020 - LOS ANGELES California - Greek Theatre (USA)
    Fri September 11 2020 - SAN DIEGO California - Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre (USA)
    Sat September 12 2020 - PHOENIX Arizona - Arizona Federal Theatre (USA)
    Tue September 15 2020 - SUGAR LAND Texas - Smart Financial Center at Sugar Land (USA)
    Wed September 16 2020 - IRVING Texas - Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory (USA)
    Sat September 19 2020 - ORLANDO Florida - Dr Phillips Ceter for the Performing Arts (USA)