Alicia Keys’ Album About Being Black, Beautiful & Awesome Is ‘Here’


There’s been an influx of music celebrating black life spreading to the four corners of the Earth. Next up with a celebration of blackness is the stunning New York City native, Alicia Keys.

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Today (Nov. 4), she released the follow-up to 2012’s Girl on Fire with her new album, Here. With the exception of the A$AP Rocky-assisted “Blended Family (What You Do For Love),” and the former Black Panther Party leader, Elaine Brown, Keys rides the album solo.

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On the production side, the no-make-up wearing beauty worked with her hubby, Swizz Beatz, Mark Batson as well as Illangelo.

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Here is available for purchase on iTunes now.