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The College Dropouts: John Mayer, Madonna Among Music Stars Who Didn’t Graduate

It’s commencement time at colleges coast to coast, which means seeing successful musicians at podiums receiving honorary degrees — among them, Justin Timberlake at Berklee College of Music and Jon Bon Jovi at the University of Pennsylvania. But the music world is full of stars who never matriculated and still managed to come in at […]
Tags: Bruce Springsteen, News, Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Madonna, Lady Gaga, John Mayer

18 Times Celebrities Made The Ponytail Cool For Summer

Blame Gretchen Wieners' circa-2004 mandate, but for a long time, we treated wearing a ponytail like sporting our favorite pair of ratty sweatpants in public: lazy, low-effort, and only to be done once a week max. But, much like the Plastics' other style guidelines of only wearing jeans on Fridays and never rocking a tank top two days in a row, Gretchen's unflattering opinion of the humble ponytail was sorely misguided — and Hollywood's biggest stars are here to prove it.From Gabrielle Union and...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hollywood, Gabrielle Union, Instagram, Alicia Keys, Jennifer Lopez, Diane Guerrero, Chrissy Teigen, Johnson, Jessica Biel, Tessa Thompson, Diana Ross, Zendaya, Emilia Clarke, Amandla Stenberg

Daddy’s Hangout Presents Mixtape Friday Volume 18

Another week have gone by and man it’s hot as hell now. Once again, it’s Friday so that means it’s time for another Mixtape Friday. We kicked the week off with a pair of R&B acts. DJ Keyz put out a compilation mixtape featuring Usher. The DJ Keyz/Usher joint was the best collaborations from Usher. Afterwards, the debut album from Alicia Keys was up next. The Songs in a Minor was great and when I became the biggest Alicia Keys fan ever. Sade was my crush as a teenager and Ms. Keys was the one a...
Tags: Alicia Keys, Jazz, Blog Hops & memes, Kane Abel, Mixtape Friday, DJ Keyz, Short K Ci JoJo Lil Jon, Outlawz Alicia Keys Fallin

Justin Bieber will get a YouTube show. Plus, Coca-Cola announces fancy flavors: Friday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device; sign up here. What people are talking about today At YouTube’s splashy NewFronts event, Alicia Keys pitched her upcoming talk show to advertisers. Justin Bieber, too, will do a show on YouTube, the place where he was discovered as a teenager, though the platform says the details of next year's show are still secret (Bieber di...
Tags: Google, Verizon, Facebook, Spotify, Youtube, Advertising, Samsung, Nike, Unilever, Pandora, Justin Bieber, New York Times, Alicia Keys, Wwf, Silicon Valley, Latvia

Film News Roundup: Sabrina Carpenter to Star in ‘Work It’ Dance Comedy

In today’s film news roundup, Sabrina Carpenter gets a starring role, Spike Lee’s “Son of the South” adds to its cast and inspirational drama “Edie” gets North American distribution. CASTINGS Singer-songwriter Sabrina Carpenter will star in STX’s dance-themed comedy “Work It” from STXfilms and Alloy Entertainment. Alicia Keys is producing with Elysa Koplovitz Dutton and […]
Tags: News, Alicia Keys, Spike Lee, South, Edie, Sabrina Carpenter, Elysa Koplovitz Dutton

Podcast: Self-Care for Your Mental Health

 Self-care is important for everyone, but our hosts feel it is extra important for people managing mental illnesses and other mental health issues. It stands to reason that, if you don’t take care of yourself, then the symptoms of an illness will have an easier time making our lives miserable. In this episode, our hosts discuss what self-care is, what self-care isn’t, and what they personally do to care for themselves. Listen now!   SUBSCRIBE & REVIEW “Would it be self-c...
Tags: Psychology, Google, New York, Wales, New York City, Disney, Self-help, Bipolar, Schizophrenia, Queens, Alicia Keys, Italy, Ohio, Starbucks, Mcdonalds, Baby

'First On SoundCloud' Expands With Fan Created Content

Following the success of the “First On SoundCloud” campaigns in the U.S., U.K. and Germany, SoundCloud has announced phase two of its developing artists program. The campaign features fans and their emotional connections to the tracks and creators they discovered first on SoundCloud. Twenty creators will be featured across SoundCloud and social media through original audio and visual content created by SoundCloud listeners. Each week throughout Spring and early Summer, the fan-powe...
Tags: Music, Florida, London, Kim Kardashian, California, Germany, India, New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, South Africa, Alicia Keys, Vogue, Venezuela, Michigan, Quinn

Diana Ross celebrates her 75th birthday with Stevie Wonder, Robin Thicke, Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and more in Los Angeles

Tuesday night in Los Angeles was all about music icon Diana Ross. The Queen of Motown turned 75 years young and was in the mood to party with her family, famous friends and, of course, her fans during an intimate show at the Hollywood Palladium. Earlier in the evening her daughter, actress and TV host Tracee Ellis Ross, hosted a more private celebration and cake cutting at Warwick, located just down the street from the Palladium, that included Beyoncé singing a beautiful rendition of “Happy Birt...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Evan Ross, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Queens, Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder, Leonardo Dicaprio, Khloe Kardashian, Nashville, Noel Gallagher, Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson

Usher Confessions Dropped 15 Years Ago Today

Usher released his fourth album 15 years ago today. Confessions is by far his best project and one of my favorite albums ever. Confessions came out with a lot of controversy as the album was about personal relationships. The controversy had people buying the album in droves as it sold over a million records in the first week. When people bought the album, damn near everyone was happy with Confessions. Like I’ve mentioned before, this is one of the best albums ever. Confessions went on to sell ...
Tags: Music, Atlanta, Albums, United States, Alicia Keys, Jazz, Lil Jon

Shorties (Ursula K. Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness at 50, A Profie of Helado Negro's Roberto Carlos Lange, and more)

The Paris Review reconsidered Ursula K. Le Guin's novel The Left Hand of Darkness on the 50th anniversary of its publication. Billboard profiled Helado Negro's Roberto Carlos Lange. March's best eBook deals. NPR Music shared a history of Woody Guthrie's song, "This Land Is Your Land." Stream a new Baroness song. The Boston Globe interviewed cartoonist Bill Griffith. Stream a new song by the Head and the Heart. The Rumpus interviewed author Josh Denslow. NYCTaper shared...
Tags: Music, Woody Guthrie, David, New York Times, Alicia Keys, Ursula K Le Guin, Baroness, Ryley Walker, Boston Globe, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Paris Review, NPR Music, Laura van den Berg, Roberto Carlos Lange, Helado Negro, Bill Griffith

Backstage at the iHeartRadio Music Awards With Katy Perry, Bebe Rexha, 5SOS, More

The iHeartRadio Music Awards felt like a more intimate affair this year. That may be because of a change in venue, from The Forum to the smaller Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles’, with a capacity of just over 7,000. But you could also credit the tight and exclusive club of artists who churn out […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Katy Perry, Alicia Keys, Backstreet Boys, Microsoft Theater, iHeartRadio Music Awards, Katy Perry Bebe Rexha

Alicia Keys Calls Out Son For Adorably Flirting With Taylor Swift

4-year-old Genesis is "trying to take Taylor out later tonight," Keys joked.
Tags: News, Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys, Keys, Taylor

iHeartRadio Awards: Taylor Swift’s Vindication, Alicia Keys’ Kids, Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Rainbow’ Connection

The iHeartRadio Music Awards show is many people’s favorite awards show of the year, by virtue of lasting only two hours. If it’s not music’s biggest night, it’s music’s shortest, which counts for a lot. But Thursday night’s telecast, broadcast live on Fox from L.A.’s Microsoft Theater, had even more going for it than that— […]
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, News, Taylor Swift, Microsoft, Awards, Fox, Alicia Keys, Ariana Grande, Chris Pratt, Garth Brooks, iHeartRadio Music Awards, Vindication Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys memoir ‘More Myself’ coming on November

NEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys has a memoir coming out in November, to be published by Oprah Winfrey’s imprint. Flatiron Books announced Wednesday that Keys’ “More Myself” will be released Nov. 5 through Winfrey’s “An Oprah Book” imprint. Flatiron is calling the memoir a “360-degree perspective” on her life, from her childhood in the […]
Tags: New York, News, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Alicia Keys, Oprah Winfrey, Winfrey, Flatiron, Flatiron Books

Backstreet Boys, Ella Mai, Marshmello Added to iHeartRadio Awards Lineup

The lineup for Thursday’s 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards has grown, with the addition of the Backstreet Boys, Ella Mai, Lovelytheband, and Marshmello with special guest Lauv to the two-hour telecast, which will be broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater on Fox. Also joining the roster will be Travis Barker and Yungblud, slated to appear as […]
Tags: News, Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys, Backstreet Boys, Travis Barker, Microsoft Theater, Marshmello, T-Pain, iHeart Radio Music Awards, Ella Mai Marshmello, Ella Mai Lovelytheband

Watch SZA & Alicia Keys Cover Aretha Franklin’s “Day Dreaming”

Last night, CBS aired Aretha! A Grammy Celebration For The Queen Of Soul, a tribute concert to the late Aretha Franklin, who died last year. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Aretha Franklin, Alicia Keys, Cbs, Queen of Soul, SZA, Alicia Keys Cover Aretha Franklin

TV Review: “Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul”

Booking anyone at all to appear in an Aretha Franklin tribute is an act of nerve, since she was arguably the one performer in pop music history who can be said to have had no real peers as a singer, even in her day, much less ours. With that as a given, “Aretha! A Grammy […]
Tags: Reviews, News, Aretha Franklin, Alicia Keys, Kelly Clarkson, Patti Labelle, Janelle Monae, Alessia Cara, Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Franklin, Brandi Carlile, Ken Ehrlich, SZA, H.e.r

3 Key Things We Are Hoping to See in Bond 25

Around four years on from the release of Spectre, anticipation is continuing to grow around what will be the 25th James Bond adventure. Production on the film has not exactly been straightforward so far, with one of the most notable issues being Danny Boyle leaving the project and being replaced by True Detective director Cary Fukunaga. However, if reports are to be believed the project is now progressing, with filming expected to start in April and the movie featuring the working title of...
Tags: Religion, Adele, Green, Radiohead, Alicia Keys, Sam Smith, James Bond, Danny Boyle, Christoph Waltz, Daniel Craig, Skyfall, Jack White, Macau, Bond, Craig, Cary Fukunaga

Have You Noticed That Jason Momoa Wears This 1 Hair Accessory Over and Over?

You might know that Jason Momoa will always arrive to an award show with his signature long waves and bold brows, but you may have missed his go-to beauty accessory: a scrunchie. Turns out, the Aquaman actor is frequently spotted with the pink accessory on his wrist (perhaps just in case him or his beau, Lisa Bonet, need to tie up their long hair?). The Oscars red carpet was no exception, and the actor matched his Fendi hair tie to his light pink suit. Ahead, see his favorite accessory and more...
Tags: Beauty, Alicia Keys, Oscars, Hair, Lisa Bonet, Grammys, Jason Momoa, Fendi, Red Carpet, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Hair, Beauty Trends, Award Season

Have You Noticed That Jason Momoa Is Always Wearing This 1 Hair Accessory?

You might know that Jason Momoa will always arrive to an award show with his signature long waves and bold brows, but you may have missed his go-to beauty accessory: a scrunchie. Turns out, the Aquaman actor is frequently spotted with the pink accessory on his wrist (perhaps just in case him or his beau, Lisa Bonet, need to tie up their long hair?). The Oscars red carpet was no exception, and the actor matched his Fendi hair tie to his light pink suit. Ahead, see his favorite accessory and more...
Tags: Beauty, Alicia Keys, Oscars, Hair, Lisa Bonet, Grammys, Jason Momoa, Fendi, Red Carpet, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Hair, Beauty Trends, Award Season

New Video: Alicia Keys “Raise A Man”

Shortly after hosting the 61st annual GRAMMY Awards earlier this month, Alicia Keys released a new single. The singer now returns with a music video for the record, “Raise a Man.” Directed by Bill Kirstein, Keys takes to the piano delivering an intimate performance of the song in a studio filled with her close collaborators, team, and family. Filled with positive vibrations, watch the feel-good jam session below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: Alicia Keys – “Raise A Man”
Tags: Videos, Alicia Keys, Jazz, Raise A Man, Bill Kirstein Keys

Alicia Keys and Black Eyed Peas – Black Eyed Keys

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Tags: Videos, Alicia Keys, Black Eyed Peas, Black Eyed Peas Black Eyed Keys

18 Famous Redheads Who Will Have You Calling Your Colorist ASAP

Natural redheads might only make up 2% of the population, but that hasn't stopped a whole spectrum of red shades from dominating salons, and gracing the heads of stars who may or may not have been born with it. From New York to L.A., trendseekers have been requesting everything from red-velvet transformations to auburn highlights.If you haven't found enough inspiration yet while bingeing Riverdale or Game of Thrones — seriously, those shows are filled to the brim with the burnished color — we'v...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Hollywood, Instagram, Rihanna, New York Times, Alicia Keys, Emma Stone, John, Jackson, Amy Adams, Anderson, Dana Scully, Adams, Howard

The Most Unforgettable Celebrity Tattoos Of 2019 — So Far

We thought we'd seen it all last year in terms of celebrity tattoos. After all, what could possibly top Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott's matching butterflies, the Game of Thrones cast tributes, or Justin Bieber's... entire chest? Nothing — or so we thought. Then 2019 hit, and all our favorite stars flocked to their favorite artists asking for even more.From dainty designs to awkward cover-ups, celebrities can't seem to stay out of the tattoo chair for long. In fact, stars like Ariana Grande, Lad...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Justin Bieber, Paris, Alicia Keys, Ariana Grande, Vogue, Bradley Cooper, Pokemon, Miley Cyrus, Kylie Jenner, Michael Jackson, Marilyn Manson, West Hollywood, Gaga

How To Nail "No-Makeup" Makeup — According To Alicia Keys' Artist

There are makeup artists known for unapologetically bright lips, over-the-top contouring, and bold geometric liners. And then there's Dotti, who is better known for creating makeup looks in which the makeup itself is impossible to detect. An industry vet, Dotti has worked with Emma Watson, Cate Blanchett, and Alicia Keys — not that you'd ever know it.So how exactly does the queen of no-makeup makeup accomplish that natural afterglow effect? First, by extending her job title beyond just "makeup"...
Tags: Fashion, Music, La, Alicia Keys, Sephora, La Roche Posay, Barneys, Dotti, Lilah, Kjaer Weis, Artis Elite Oval, Kosas Tinted Face Oil Foundation, Alicia Keys Artist, Emma Watson Cate Blanchett, Rae Morris Invisible Mattifier Face Powder, Rae Morris Dotti

Should men tell women to wear makeup at work?

While the #metoo movement has focused on sexual misconduct, there are many ways discrimination pervades society.Wearing makeup should be a choice, not a male-directed demand, many women stated in an informal survey. Since going makeup free in 2016, Alicia Keys says it has been empowering. None Two weeks ago, a friend told me about a work training she had recently attended. During her company's national meeting, which included a few hundred employees, a comment by one motivational speaker stuck ...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Women, Choice, Feminism, Beauty, Alicia Keys, Innovation, Women In Business, Gillette, Derek

Alicia Keys Reveals Why She Didn’t Wear Makeup for the Grammys

After getting dressed-up, Alicia Keys didn't just forget to put make-up on. There's actually a powerful reason why.
Tags: Life, Alicia Keys, Grammys

Noah compares Grammy speeches to ordering at Chipotle in Best of Late Night

From Alicia Keys to Cardi B, the comics talk about unique and not-so-unique moments from the awards show.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Noah, Alicia Keys, Usa Today, Cardi

Lemon, Cuomo praise Alicia Keys for Grammys performance

CNN's Don Lemon and Chris Cuomo recap some of their favorite moments from the 2019 Grammy Awards.
Tags: News, Cnn, Alicia Keys, Stories, Don Lemon, Cuomo, Chris Cuomo