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Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Alicia Keys first stepped into the spotlight when she was just 15 years old. Her debut album, Songs in A Minor, was released in 2001, becoming a major commercial success and producing her first ever Billboard Hot 100 number-one single, "Fallin'". Songs in A Minor earned the young superstar a total of five Grammy Awards the following year, with her second album The Diary of Alicia Keys (2003) enjoying more of the same massive success. Keys' early releases would serve as a sign of things to come for the artist, who would go on to release four additional studio albums, each one keeping her at the top of the charts and earning her several prestigious awards and accolades over the years. In total, she has sold over 65 million records worldwide, and is considered to be a global musical icon. Aside from her incredibly successful career as an artist in the music world, Keys is also acclaimed for her humanitarian work, philanthropy, and activism.