New Music: Alicia Keys ‘Raise a Man’

Fresh off internet hosting final evening’s Grammys, Alicia Keys surprises followers with new music.

The 15-time Grammy winner debuts “Raise a Man,” her first solo launch since 2016’s Here. Over the soulful piano-driven observe, a susceptible Alicia sings concerning the duty of elevating a person.

“Is it OK that I’m not impartial? Is it OK that I present weak point?” she sings over lush keys. “Is it OK I can’t wait to see you? Is it OK to like a person proper now? If you perceive, then present me your fingers.”

The track is poignant for Keys. She and husband Swizz Beatz are elevating two sons of their very own, Egypt and Genesis, who each seem on the black-and-white cowl artwork.

During Sunday’s Grammys, Alicia additionally carried out a piano-driven medley of songs she want she wrote, from Drake’s “In My Feelings” to Nat King Cole’s “Unforgettable.”

“Tonight was such a musical evening I made a decision to drop a brand new vibe & have some enjoyable with y’all!!!” Alicia wrote on Instagram after wrapping her internet hosting gig.