Professional Performing Arts School
Released fifth album Girl on Fire under RCA
Earned three Grammy nominations for her collaboration with Jay-Z on "Empire State of Mind"
Earned three Grammy nominations, two for her album As I Am and one for her collaboration with Jack White
Played one of the Boatwright sisters opposite Queen Latifah and Sophie Okonedo in film adaptation of "The Secret Life of Bees"
Made feature film debut alongside Jeremy Piven and Ryan Reynolds in "Smokin' Aces"
Co-starred with Scarlett Johansson as Lynette, Johansson's character Annie's best friend in "The Nanny Diaries"
Released third studio album As I Am
Performed an installment of the "MTV Unplugged" series at the Brooklyn Academy of Music; album released as Unplugged
Released sophomore album The Diary of Alicia Keys
Wrote (also produced) and sang background for Christina Aguilera's song "Impossible" from the album Stripped
Released debut album Songs in A Minor; earned five Grammy Awards, including ‘Song of the Year’ for "Fallin"
Recorded "Rock Wit U" for the "Shaft" (2000) soundtrack and "Rear View Mirror" for the "Dr. Dolittle 2" (2001) soundtrack
Left Arista to sign with Davis’ new label J Records
Signed by Clive Davis’ Arista Records