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The Element of Freedom was released in 2009, becoming her first chart-topping album in the UK, and selling 4 million copies worldwide.
Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had previous record deals first with Columbia and then Arista Records.
VH1 also included her on their 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list, while Time have named her in their 100 list of most influential people in 20.
Keys has 2 younger half brothers: Clay Cook (Branch) and Cole Cook.
She also co-wrote and recorded a song titled "Dah Dee Dah (Sexy Thing)", which appeared on the soundtrack to the 1997 film, Men in Black.
The song was Keys' first professional recording; however, it was never released as a single and her record contract with Columbia ended after a dispute with the label.