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Saturday 18 April 2015

Alicia Keys expecting first child

Alicia Keys is expecting her first child
Alicia Keys is expecting her first child

Alicia Keys is pregnant with her first child.

The Grammy Award-winning R&B singer has been dating producer Swizz Beatz, who has written hits for Beyonce, Jay-Z and others.

They are engaged to be married at a private ceremony later this year.

Representatives for the couple confirmed the news on Thursday night.

Keys last year teamed up with Jay-Z for a hit song about New York called Empire State of Mind.

She's among a string of international artists due to perform at a June 10 concert to mark the start of the football World Cup in South Africa.

Beatz has been married before and has two sons.

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