Alicia Keys – Here in Times Square 2016.
Alicia Keys performs in Times Square on 9 October 2016 in New York City. It’s been five years since Alicia Keys’ last album Girl On Fire, and just days after announcing her forthcoming studio LP Here released on 4 Nov. Alicia Keys treated her hometown New York City to a secret concert. In lieu of headlining a show at an iconic NYC venue like Madison Square Garden or Radio City Music Hall, Keys took her concert to the heart of the “concrete jungle”: Times Square. She delivered a captivating hour-and-a-half-long show, She proceeded to sway to a soft-jazzy rendition of her 2003 single, “You Don’t Know My Name”, which hit No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100,
The show feature Q-Tip, Nas and Jay-Z, along with a few other surprises to take the stage. Alicia will also use this epic moment as an opportunity to pay homage to John Lennon and celebrate his birthday, as well as celebrate the launch of her new single.
The show was filmed and directed by award-winning director Hamish Hamilton. Hamilton has directed the Super Bowl halftime show with Beyoncé and ceremonies like the Academy Awards and MTV Video Music Awards.
Here is the sixth studio album by American singer-songwriter Alicia Keys. It was released on 4 November 2016, by RCA Records. The first single from the standard edition, “Blended Family (What You Do for Love)”, was released on 7 October 2016. “In Common” and “Hallelujah” were featured on the deluxe edition of the album. Here debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 with 50,000 album-equivalent units, of which 42,000 were pure album sales. It was #1 on the US and UK R&B charts. Marked as her lowest opening sales for an album and was a considerable drop from her previous efforts, The Element of Freedom (2009) and Girl on Fire (2012), which opened to sales of 417,000 and 159,000 units, respectively. It is Keys’ seventh US top 10 album.
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