Alicia Keys is a famous singer, songwriter, actress, and music producer. She is a trained pianist and is known for her use of soulful tones in her unique music. She is also one of the richest female musicians of all time.
Alicia Keys Net Worth as of 2021
Alicia Keys has a net worth of over $150 million thanks to her successful tours, hit songs, and multiple prosperous projects as a producer. She earns $5 million per year on average.
She is the only child of her multi-ethnic parents. Her father is of African American heritage and her mother is Scottish, which makes her multi-ethnic as well. Raised by a singer mother, she was abandoned by her father at the age of 1 and has never heard from him since. She has always been into music and began her piano lessons at the mere age of 6. She started singing at the age of 12 and got her big break as a singer at the age of 15.
Her debut album was a massive hit and created an uproar in public. The album was so hit that she sold 2.5 million copies of it. She received 5 Grammy awards for her first album and is the first singer in history to receive a Grammy award on 1st album, let alone 5 Grammies!
With this, her career graph started moving upward. Her famous albums ‘Songs in a Mirror’, ‘As I As’ and ‘Girl on Fire’ are a few of her majorly successful and most sold-out albums till now. She has worked as a featured artist and has partnered up with various A-list celebrities such as Usher, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, and Jack White.
She is not only a singer but an excellent actress as well. She made her television debut at the age of 14 in the Cosby Show. Till now, she has starred and received praises for a huge number of TV shows such as Charmed, Saturday Night Live, American Dreams, and last but not the least ‘The Backyardigans’. She has also starred in many hit films, a few of them are Smokin Aces, Nanny Diaries, and The Secret Life of Bees.
Awards and Nominations
Alicia keys have been the recipient of 156 awards so far. She has been nominated in 200, which means that she has won over 75% of the awards that she has been nominated for. She has received 5 American Music Awards, 7 BET Awards, 15 Grammy awards, and 17 NAACP awards so far. And not only that, she has been voted as the best Billboard Hip Hop and R&B artist 6 times in a row.
Alicia Keys owns a gorgeous multi-million dollar mansion worth 15 million. It has 32 luxuriously designed rooms, well equipped with all the fancy indulgences and amenities you could ever think of. She also owns multiple other properties in New Jersey which are estimated to be at least worth $30 million combined.