Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys attends the Harlem School of the Arts 50th anniversary kickoff at The Plaza on October 5, 2015 in New York City.

Singer Alicia Keys is 35

A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

Dedication involves making the space to let young ideas take hold; every tree was once a seed and every company was once an idea. – Zephyr Bloch-Jorgensen

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Jan. 25: Actress Jenifer Lewis is 59. Singer Kina (Brownstone) is 47. Singer Alicia Keys is 35.

BLACK HISTORY

Jan. 25, 1980: Black Entertainment Television (BET) – first black-owned company to be listed on the NYSE, begins broadcasting from Washington, D.C.