The original release of songs in A minor sold more than 12 million albums worldwide and garnered Keys with her first five, of 14 total, Grammy Awards including Best New Artist, Best Song of the Year for “Fallin,” and Best R&B Album. With the 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition, Keys’ fans will be able to rediscover this seminal album and explore 6 previously unreleased and original bonus tracks , such as “A Woman’s Worth” remix featuring Nas; “Juiciest” mix tape version; “Fallin” the Ali soundtrack version; and the previously unreleased “Typewriter”. Disc 2 is enhanced and will also feature a special new Chris Robinson cut of the “Fallin ‘ /A Woman’s Worth” videos. The deluxe edition features a lenticular cover and a 16 page booklet with new liner notes by Alicia Keys.
I have been trying to sing like Alicia Keys for years, her voice is like a cool glass of water on a hot day; smooth crystal. Her words ring through my soul until I feel like melting. I am a huge fan, which is why I am extremely excited to offer you this sponsored giveaway for Alicia Keys – 10th Anniversary (Deluxe Edition) Songs in A Minor which has just been released TODAY!
Disc 1 – original album1 Piano & I2 Girlfriend3 How Come You Don’t Call Me4 Fallin’5 Troubles6 Rock Wit U7 A Woman’s Worth8 Jane Doe9 Goodbye ∙10 The Life11 Mr. Man (duet with Jimmy Cozier)12 Never Felt This Way (interlude)13 Butterflyz14 Why Do I Feel So Sad15 Caged Bird16 Lovin UDisc 21 Woman’s Worth – featuring NAS (Remix)2 Juiciest (Mixtape Version)3 If I Were Your Woman (Funky Blues Demo) – previously unreleased4 Fallin’ (The Ali Soundtrack Version)5 Typewriter (From the Songs In A Minor vault) – previously unreleased6 Butterflyz (The Drumline Mix)
Enhanced CD features “A Harlem Love Story” (“Fallin’”/“A Woman’s Worth”): the story behind the inspiration for these two videos, featuring new narration by Alicia Keys
Notice that the enhanced CD also features “A Harlem Love Story”, the story behind the inspiration for the videos: Fallin’ and A Woman’s Worth! Obviously two of the most favorite songs by Alicia Keys! I love reading the stories and meaning behind songs!
If you have never heard her sing, you are in for a treat. Her voice rings like the lost great Divas of old and you’ll find yourself struck by how powerful it is, leaving your heart aching or resonating a kinship to your own life. She is simply astounding.
You can buy your own Alicia Key’s 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition for $11.99 on Amazon.
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