Alicia Keys, winner of the 15 Grammy Awards, announced that she will present the prestigious awards ceremony. This is his first time as the emcee of the most important evening of the American music industry, scheduled for next February 10 on CBS. She replaces the British comedian James Corden, who hosted the Grammy Awards the previous two years.
Keys revealed the news in a video posted on his Youtube page, showing footage of his reception of the phone call proposing him the post. In the same video, she shares the news with her family, including her husband Swizz Beatz and her children.
"I know what it feels like to be on this stage, and I know how it feels to be proud of your work and to be recognized for your efforts," says the singer in the video. "I feel that this is the perfect opportunity for me to reciprocate and highlight others, especially the young women who are named," she added.
Alicia Keys, who won her most recent Grammy for best R & B album for "Girl On Fire " in 2014, is currently preparing a new album, its first since "here " In 2016.