Alicia Keys will be in concert in the emblematic city of the Riviera: Monaco, where she will be an ambassador for the Gala of the Red Cross.
Alicia Key’s great love : The piano
After James Blunt, Rita Ora, Francis Cabrel and Imany, another music star will be present this summer in the Principality. This is the pianist, singer, singer-songwriter, actress and American producer, Alicia Keys. Pianist, singer, singer-songwriter, actress and American producer, Alicia Keys is only 41 years old and yet she seems to have had several lives. The New Yorker bathed from an early age in an artistic universe. At the age of 7, she discovered her great love : the piano and as a teenager, she joined the prestigious Manhattan’s Professional Performing Arts School which allowed her to perfect her vocal technique. The young prodigy was 20 years old when she took off with the release of her album, Songs in a Minor, a real hit, the opus of which sold 12 million copies. “Fallin” becomes a hit and Alicia Keys finds herself propelled to the rank of international artist and wins five Grammy Awards.
The ambassador of the Red Cross Charity Gala
She quickly released her second album, The Diary of Alicia Keys (2003), which received four Grammy Awards, including Best R&B Duo Performance for “My Boo” with Usher. In 2007, the title “No One” from his third album, As I am, rose directly to the top of the rankings. She co-wrote the title “Empire State of Mind” in 2009 with Jay-Z, an anthem dedicated to New York, her hometown, which met with immediate success. The same year she released her fourth album The Element of Freedom. After a brief eclipse, the artist returned to the front of the stage in 2012, with an album, Girls on Fire. Her new tour ALICIA – THE WORLD TOUR marks her return to the stage. The singer travels around the world and stops in the most emblematic concert halls of North America and Europe. The tour announcement follows the release of her critically acclaimed latest album “ALICIA”. For her third concert in Monaco, Alicia Keys will be the ambassador of the Monegasque Red Cross Charity Gala, and will perform her new compositions, also bringing to life her classics, ranging from “No One” to “If I Ain’t Got You” through “Girl on Fire” on Place du Casino Monte-Carlo.