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  • Alicia Keys’ Black Ball Raises $2.9M for Keep a Child Alive

    Dec 7, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *During the auction portion of Alicia Keys’ Black Ball, one man was ready to jump his bid from $100,000 to $250,000 for a trip to South Africa — if Keys would join him and his friends. “I’ll go for a little more,” Keys said Thursday night at the Apollo Theater, where her charity’s annual gala […]

  • Alica Keys’ ‘Keep a Child Alive’ to Honor Oprah Winfrey

    Jul 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Alicia Keys announced Tuesday that her organization, Keep a Child Alive, will honor Oprah Winfrey at its annual Black Ball event on Nov. 1. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Keys calls the media mogul “a personal inspiration to me because her philanthropic work truly comes from the heart.” The ninth annual event will take place […]

  • Photos: Celebs Attend Alicia Keys’ Black Ball in NYC

    Nov 4, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Not only did Alicia Keys perform hit songs and covers at her annual charity event Thursday night in New York, but she also did everything in her power to extract extra money from her guests while entertaining them. During an auction to raise money for Keep a Child Alive, Keys took off two 18-carat gold […]

  • Alicia Keys to Honor George Harrison at Annual Charity Ball

    Oct 11, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Alicia Keys’ Keep a Child Alive charity will honor late Beatle guitarist George Harrison at its annual Black Ball event next month in New York. Harrison was chosen for his “philanthropic contributions to India,” the organization announced today. Keys will perform alongside Usher, Norah Jones and will.i.am at the Nov. 3 show at Manhattan’s Hammerstein […]

  • Photos: Whitney, J-Hud, Sade, More at Alicia Keys’ Black Ball

    Oct 4, 10 by EURPublisher01 9 Comments

    *Jennifer Hudson, who recently revealed that she’s lost an additional 20 lbs. since April, showed off her hard work at the star-studded seventh annual Black Ball for the Keep a Child Alive foundation in New York on Thursday. The Weight Watchers spokesperson worked the red carpet in a strapless black gown. [See above photo.] Earlier […]

  • Alicia Keys Hosts 8th Annual Black Ball for AIDS

    Oct 4, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Alicia Keys helped raise $2.4 million for AIDS treatment at her 8th annual Black Ball benefit, which was held at the New York Hammerstein Ballroom. In attendance was Whitney Houston, Jennifer Hudson, Beyonce, Usher, Janelle Monae, and Jay-Z. Keys was the evening’s host and also performed alongside Sade, “Love is Stronger Than Pride.” “It was […]