Grammy winner Alicia Keys talks about a range of things in an interview with ABC's Cynthia McFadden. She excited about her new album, motherhood, and more. She speaks on it all in the clip above. Note: Alicia is REALLY excited about motherhood... declaring that she's up for at least one more baby. Swizz! Your wife needs to talk to you...
The fire is still burning for Grammy Award singer Alicia Keys with her latest feature on the cover of Billboard Magazine's November issue. The cover is entitled, The Girl Who Played With Fire. Keys' album, Girl On Fire, due November 27th.
Alicia Keys has added some extra excitement to the already eager anticipation for her new album by enthusiastically announcing the name of the LP via a "diary entry" on her website Tuesday (August 14): Her fifth studio album is called Girl on Fire.
The 2012 VMA performer explained the title with lots of exclamation points on her site.
"I'm in the studio right now working away on my new album and I am SO excited!!! I'm ignited!!! I'm like a match to a flame! I've had the title of this album in my mind for a long time," she wrote. "It's been hard to hold it back and now I'm not holding it back anymore! It is called Girl on Fire!!! And that's exactly how I feel!!! You'll be learning more about it soon... but let me just say before making this record, in some ways I felt like a lion locked in a cage...I felt like a girl misunderstood that no one really knew, I felt like it was time to stop making excuses for any part of my life that I wanted to change. Once I made that choice I became a Girl on Fire, the lion broke free!!"
National Recording artist Tia Michelle will be introducing her album "Truth is" that's going to be released SEPTEMBER 24th. It's going to be at ISTANBLUE in ATLANTA, GA in conjunction with SENSATION STATION NETWORK.
Tia Michelle got her start in singing when she was 17 and a friend dared her to try out for a high school biggest talent show/pageant. When she was called up she got on stage and sang. "Once my song ended I looked out to a crowd of stunned onlookers who didn't know my name much less that I could sing." She won the pagent.
Tia Michelle graduated college to become a Scrub Technician. She begain thinking about her life and her passion of music, linked up with HamTrackz Productions, and everything exploded from then on.
Within a year, Tia Michelle has been nominated for the GEORGIA MUSIC AWARDS 2012, performed at PROJECT TAKE BACK (FORT VALLEY UNIVERSITY, GA), PAN AFRICAN FESTIVAL (Macon, GA). She is also included in DUNIA MAGAZINE in NEW YORK. Her new single "QUESTIONS" which describes someone's personal growth. She performed that song for representatives at B.E.T and they really enjoyed it.
One thing she wants people to get out her music is "..to see me as a true artist that seeks nothing more than to be a positive influence in their life from now until forever. If you want music that's different but still speaks to your soul then keep an eye out for my upcoming album "Truth Is".