Okay, this looks a little too close to Janet Jackson’s “Anytime, Anyplace” video, but we will not hold it against her. We are having a little bit of a hard time buying the new sexiness that Alicia Keys is selling here, but, also, we will let it go. Continue reading
Alicia Keys 2013 Super Bowl National Anthem Performance
So much has been said about Beyonce’s inaugural lip-syncing that Alicia Keys’ prep work was all but ignored. But on Sunday, Keys made good on her earlier promises to deliver an all-new version of “The Star-Spangled Banner” when she sang the national anthem at the Super Bowl.
Keys’ rendition was powerful and moving — and she didn’t have any problems singing the lyrics as they’re written. That’s more than can be said for Christina Aguilera, who infamously goofed when she performed the song at the 2011 Super Bowl.
Very sad song comes in Alicia Keys second single tradition. This is one of the standout tracks from Girl On Fire. This has all the pizzazz to get to the #1 spot and have a tight little place on every Karaoke machine from the next editions on.