Unthinkable [VIDEO]

After Alicia Keys and her team seemingly shelved the video for the Beyonce dance duet “Put It In a Love Song”, they moved right along and shot a video for one of the initial favorites off her ‘The Element of Freedom’ album, “Unthinkable (I’m Ready)”, featuring Drake. I love how this video has specific settings – taking place over … Continue reading

Alicia Keys & Friends at The Apollo

Last night Alicia Keys and BillboardLive.com held a history-making concert event, Alicia Keys & Friends, at the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem. The concert was a showcase event for a group of extremely diverse and talented new artists to shine, as well as the kick off of Billboard’s new online streaming concert website, BillboardLive.com. This … Continue reading

The Waiting Room’s TOP 5 SONGS OF 2009

After fifteen days of picking our top songs of 2009, it comes down to these final picks – TheWaitingRoom‘s Top 5 Songs of 2009. Listen below and debate in the comments section – I’d love to hear your thoughts and your personal picks for top songs of ’09. Without further ado, in no particular order, … Continue reading

Top Songs of ’09: Alicia Keys – “Un-Thinkable (I’m Ready)”

“Un-Thinkable (I’m Ready)” Alicia Keys Missed a day? Check my previous picks for Top Songs of 2009: Day 1 – Day 2 – Day 3 – Day 4 – Day 5 – Day 6 – Day 7 – Day 8 Day 9 – Day 10 – Day 11 – Day 12 – Day 13 – … Continue reading

Heaven’s Door

“Heaven’s Door” Alicia Keys Listen to this Alicia Keys bonus track off the Japanese edition of her latest album, ‘The Element of Freedom’. I like the vibe of this song – thank god for the internet, or else you’d probably be paying about $30 for the import edition of her album in order to ever hear this … Continue reading

Put It In a Love Song

Listen to Alicia Keys’ new collabo with Beyoncé, “Put It In a Love Song”, off Alicia Keys’ upcoming new album, ‘The Element of Freedom’. When I first learned of this collaboration I wasn’t sure how Alicia and Bey would sound together on a track,  but I’m really jammin’ to this song. The song is uptempo … Continue reading

A Pocket Full of Dreams

Watch Alicia Keys perform “Empire State of Mind, Part 2” live from her iheartradio concert. This is a toned-down, ballad version of her original hit song with Jay-Z, and will appear on her upcoming album, ‘The Element of Freedom‘, in stores Dec. 15th – just in time to pick up a copy as a great … Continue reading

Nobody Shut It Down Like You

I’ve been LOVING this Alicia Keys song for a while now since it leaked – but now the video for “Try Sleeping With a Broken Heart” is out and just put the song on another level for me – she looks fantastic and the song is arena-ready. The song is off her upcoming album, ‘The … Continue reading

A Yankees State of Mind

I’m sure most of you were tuned in for the live broadcast, but last night Jay-Z and Alicia Keys performed their already-classic New York City anthem, “Empire State of Mind”, at Game 2 of the Yankees/Phillies 2009 MLB World Series. Watch their legendary and history-making performance below. (First rapper to ever perform at Yankees Stadium … Continue reading

Try Sleeping With a Broken Heart

Thanks to RapRadar, DJ Envy & MissInfo, listen to the radio rip of Alicia Keys‘ new single, “Try Sleeping With a Broken Heart”. I really like the sound of this – it’s different for Alicia, as opposed to her 1st single, which many seemed bored with. Cop the new A. Keys album, ‘The Element of … Continue reading