Video: Alicia Keys’ “Brand New Me”

Alicia Keys "Brand New Me"

Here's Alicia Keys' latest music video for her single, "Brand New Me." It's probably my favorite track off her Girl On Fire album, which just dropped a few weeks ago. Overall I do like the entire album, but I think she's had stronger releases in the past, such as As I Am or even The Element of Freedom. All that aside, there's no denying that Alicia is one of the most talented singer / songwriters on the scene, her musicianship is simply MORE

Alicia Key’s intimate concert for hurricane Sandy responders and volunteers

Alicia Keys

On the day of her fifth album’s release, there’s only one place Alicia Keys wanted to be: home. A native New Yorker, the R&B singer celebrated Girl On Fire hitting shelves by performing one of the most intimate concerts of her career in Manhattan’s lower West Side. Keys took to the stage at the iHeartRadio Theater presented by P.C. Richard & Son to honor Hurricane Sandy first responders and volunteers. And in a token of MORE

Who’s that white girl standing next to Alicia Keys?

Alicia Keys

Of course Alicia Keys is a light-skinned black woman, but her wax figure recently unveiled at Madame Tussauds' infamous wax museum in New York City (in celebration of the 10th anniversary of her incredible debut album Songs in A Minor) is definitely a bit on the whiter side of things, she looks like Melanie C. of Spice Girls fame with her hair pulled back! There's been a number of incidents like this, most notably Beyoncé being made lighter in MORE

Robyn: Alicia Keys’ ‘Try Sleeping with a Broken Heart’

Watch pop sensation Robyn put her spin on Alicia Keys' Try Sleeping With a Broken Heart. The intimate performance was part of her iheartradio session filmed last month in New York City at P.C. Richard & Son Theater. Robyn's new album, Body Talk Pt. 2, is due out in the US on September 7th. Visit for more info. MORE

ah, so that’s why she’s in rio!

oh i feel like i'm on the beyoncé beat lately! gossip has been so slow recently - i swear those days when britney spears lost her mind were the golden days of celebrity blogging - for months everyday i woke up to discover girlfriend had been up to something totally insane the night before (like shaving her head!) anyways back to ms. knowles ... last night we saw her wake up in rio de janeiro - i was wondering what she's doing down there (besides MORE

video fix: alicia keys & stephen colbert’s duet

hey hey! you've got to watch this video of alicia keys performing empire state of mind (part II) broken down on the colbert report - and host stephen colbert joins in on the action and hilarity ensues! also please don't forget to pick up ms. keys' brand new album the element of freedom which was released yesterday - it's amazing - i totally love her! popbytes over & out for now ... xoxo MORE

video fix: try sleeping with a broken heart

i've been on a huge alicia keys kick lately - she's been busy gearing up for the release of her fourth studio album the element of freedom which drops on december 15th - hopefully it will leak before then - i'm dying to hear the whole thing! for now enjoy her new video for try sleeping with a broken heart - an amazing track - she's so damn talented (and gorgeous) it's insane! xo MORE

empire state of mind – jay-z & alicia keys – video

good afternoon! did everyone have a fun and safe halloween? i went to this crazy party downtown - and i got some amazing pictures and video from the photo pit of major lazer and basement jaxx (i'll be posting them soon!) anyways i've got a bunch of running around to do today - so here's the brand new jay-z video for the hot single empire state of mind off his latest album the blueprint 3 and features the lovely and talented alicia keys (who has a MORE

alicia keys is a superwoman!

hey hey! tonight i'm heading down to the roxy (the best local venue) to finally catch shwayze (protégé of sexy rocker cisco adler) who is gearing up right now to release his self-titled debut album plus the boys have a reality show hitting MTV next called buzzin'! i expect tonight to be a really groovy & fun - i'll be sure to let everyone know how it goes! right now i've got the brand new alicia keys video for her latest single MORE

i’m off to see alicia keys!

UPDATE! oh my goodness...i just got back from attending the church of alicia keys and she totally blew me away! although the bass was a bit overpowering at times - i thought she did an exceptional job - when she was playing piano i was in heaven - she did a few songs w/o the piano but she shines best with her trusty piano at her fingertips - i'm so freakin' glad i decided to go - she's the total real deal! popbytes over & out for now...xxoo hey MORE