Alicia Keys, is an American R&B and soul
singer-songwriter, pianist, cellist and actress. Keys' debut album, Songs in A
Minor, was a commercial success, selling over 11 million copies worldwide. The
album earned Keys five Grammy Awards in 2002, including Best New Artist and
Song of the Year for "Fallin'". Her second studio album, The Diary of
Alicia Keys, was released in 2003 and was also another success worldwide,
selling eight million copies and garnered Keys four Grammy Awards in 2005.
After the successful Unplugged release in 2005, Keys released in 2007 her third
studio album, As I Am, which sold nearly four million copies in the United
States, and won Keys an additional three Grammy Awards. Keys has sold over 30
million albums worldwide and has won numerous awards, including several Grammy
Awards, Billboard Music Awards and American Music Awards. Together with her previous
releases, she established herself as one of the best-selling artists of her
Born January 25, 1981 Alicia primary personality
traits are represented by the Chinese Zodiac elemental animal sign, the Metal
Monkey. Metal Monkey has a sharp edge compared to the other, more playful
Monkeys. This combination can be very powerful as her Monkey creativity is
harnessed into the solid structure of Metal. Alicia prefers to work
independently rather than a cog in the corporate wheel if she can help it. She
knows how to turn on the charm when she wants to, and that is most of the time.
And, with her versatility, she can excel at almost anything she chooses to do.
She also is good at adapting to change or changing situations.