Music Birthday: Alicia Keys

🔊🎉Today, January 25, 1981, Alicia Keys was born Alicia Aguello Cook Dean, in New York City, New York. Her ‘Unbreakable’ song was co-written by Kanye West, and it was samples ‘Intimate Friends,’ by Eddie Kendricks. The song was recorded at Brooklyn Academy of Music, in July 2005. Keys included ‘Unbreakable’ on her first live album, “Unplugged.” Girl Talk has since sampled ‘Unbreakable’ in ‘Too Deep.’ 

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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