Alicia Augello Cook, known by her stage name Alicia Keys, is a singer/songwriter/pianist/producer/actress. She was signed to J Records by CEO Clive Davis, having had other record deals with Columbia and Arista. She released her debut album “Songs In A Minor” in 2001. The album was a huge commercial success, selling over 12 million copies. She has released further albums “The Diary Of Alicia Keys”, the live album “Unplugged”, “As I am”, “The Element Of Freedom” and “Girl On Fire.” Keys has also worked as an actress, with appearances in the films “Smokin Aces” and “The Nannie Diaries”, among others.