- Alicia Keys believes that she had a humble start in music that paved the way for her to become a worldwide superstar today
- The singer took to social media to talk about the room she started recording her songs in and how far she has come since then
- Alicia thanked her fans for their support because she knows that this dream would not have been possible without them
American musician Alicia Keys took to social media to talk about how she started out in music and how she's grateful to be where she is now. Alicia only started making music in her bedroom in Harlem but that paved the way to becoming a superstar.
"The room was so small, she sat on the bed and played the keyboard piano trying to come up with songs that matched the feelings in her heart," wrote Alicia.
The singer-songwriter said that she tried really hard to find her voice in that small room in New York, never giving up and keeping her eyes on the prize.
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Small beginnings to becoming a platinum-selling artist
"She sang in a closet covered with blankets through blazing NY summers trying to find her voice and show the non-believers she could do it," she said.
She then thanked her fans for their support. Alicia knows that without them, she wouldn't be here and she appreciates their love so much.
"You are the reason and I thank you deeply for helping me go from this bedroom to the entire world!" she finished off.
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In other world celebrity news, YEN.com.gh reported that Beyoncé & Jay-Z bought the Boat Tail Rolls Royce, the most expensive car in the world. Beyoncé and Jay-Z, according to rumours, have ordered the first Rolls-Royce Boat Tail.
The couple is said to have paid $28 million (R385 million) for the first Boat Tail unit. Boat Tail, termed the pinnacle of luxury and customisation by Rolls-Royce, was just unveiled.
The ultra-luxurious vehicle was handcrafted by the company's Coachbuilding section, which specialises in hand-building cars and setting a new standard for personalisation.
The division took four years to build the Boat Tail according to the demands of the customer, who paid $28 million for the first unit. This makes it the most costly car on the planet, according to a report by TimesNowNews.