Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys

by Leanne K. Currie-McGhee




This contemporary biography series profiles the lives of some of today's most prominent newsmakers; whether covering contributions and achievements or notorious deeds, books in this series examine why these well-known people garner public attention.; This volume of Lucent's People in the News series provides a balanced biographical overview of singer/songwriter Alicia Keys. Chapters discuss her childhood and early career, her extremely successful debut album, her subsequent follow-up albums, and the s; Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture. Through quotations from the individual profiled as well

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420507829
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 05/24/2012
Series: People in the News Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 12 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Introduction: A Veteran at Age Thirty 8

Chapter 1 What Music Means 11

Chapter 2 A Successful Beginning 24

Chapter 3 Onward and Upward 39

Chapter 4 New Endeavors 52

Chapter 5 Marriage, Motherhood, and More 66

Notes 81

Important Dates 87

For More information 89

Index 91

Picture Credits 95

About the Author 96

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