Alicia Keys has performed on some of the biggest stages on earth. She has made a huge fortune from sold out concerts and chart-topping records. In 2001, the singer burst out on the music scene with hit songs that launched her into stardom.
She has amassed over $130 million in fortune over the past two decades. But even before she became a famous singer, Keys had tried her hand at acting. At four, she was featured on the Cosby Show, but not a lot of people remembered her since she was so young at the time.
In 2010, she got married to Beatz and the couple has two kids together. They eventually sold off their Jersey Mansion opting for a more spacious property as they family grew bigger. The two are avid collectors of great art works and have made a fortune from selling off some valuable pieces from their art collection.
The singer didn’t start on a flying mood as a singer. Her album has been listed on top of Billboard 200 album chart. Also, one of her album has had worse debut in its opening week. In 2013, she became Blackberry’s creative director and in 2014, she got her fragrance contract with WWD. She also became the face of Givenchy’s fragrance line. However, Blackberry deal was not a great one as she stepped down the following year.
Keys and Leigh Blake co-founded a charity ‘Keep a Child Alive,’ that was able raised $28.7 million at the 13th annual Black Ball held at Hammerstein Ballroom, New York.