Don't get me wrong, I have come come to think of them as a super cute couple. Looking at them now they make sense as a couple, but how did that romance start? The beginning of their romance was shrouded in great secrecy for a long time.
It could be a classic "opposites attract" scenario. There was a lot of controversy and there are plenty of questions that need answers.
A good girl singer softening the heart of a bad boy rapper, like some modern fairytale kind of romance. Alicia Keys has said that they met when she was 16 and Swizz Beatz was 17. She told Marie Claire UK ,"Honestly, I didn't really like him that much.
They were introduced by a mutual friend who apparently said, "Oh you gotta meet Swizz, and Alicia’s about to blow up and Swizz is doing his thing and maybe one day you’ll work together.” Well, isn't that cute? I thought he was too ostentatious." She added further insult to injury and said, "Everything with him is really over the top.
is an American rapper and actress from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
She is the inaugural winner of the Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration in 2002, for the song "Let Me Blow Ya Mind", with American singer Gwen Stefani.
She adopted the nickname "Gangsta" in high school as part of an all-female group called EDGP (pronounced "Egypt") During her early years in Philadelphia, she was educated at Martin Luther King High School. This group covered songs from En Vogue and Color Me Badd.
As of November 2017, she is a permanent co-host on The Talk.After that bevy of controversy in 2008, it seems like the drama is finally settling down. Hopefully they continue this harmonious interaction with the new baby in the picture.In March 2014, Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz, and Mashonda were spotted on vacation in Nikki Beach with their children. Congratulations to Alicia Keys and her husband Swizz Beatz!Keys gave birth to their second child, a son named Genesis Ali Dean, on Saturday, Dec. Of course, I'm very happy for the couple and I'm sure this baby is super adorable, but I find it hard to grasp that these two are together. Keys is this sweet, piano playing, singer, and Beatz is a hip hop producer who's close friends with tough rapper DMX.Eve is featured (along with Erykah Badu) on the song "You Got Me" by The Roots, from their 1999 album Things Fall Apart.The song won a Grammy Award in 2000, which should have been Eve's first.To make the situation even more complicated, Swizz Beatz had a baby with a third woman named Jahna Sabastian while married to Mashonda in 2008.In the heat of all this scandal, Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz got married in 2009.Eve has lived in Los Angeles, New York City, and most recently has resided in London.In 1999, she was featured on Prince's album Rave Un2 The Joy Fantastic, and she was to co-star on the eventually cancelled Hot Wit' U single from that same album.