Watch Alicia Keys and Jay Z perform ‘Empire State of Mind’ in New York’s Time Square

Keys also covers John Lennon's 'Imagine'

Alicia Keys performed in New York’s Time Square on Sunday (October 9), joined by Jay-Z, Nas and John Mayer.

Ahead of her new album ‘Here’, Keys played her recent single ‘In Common’, as well as ‘If I Ain’t Got You’ and her massive Jay Z collaboration ‘Empire State of Mind’, which was written about the US city. She also covered John Lennon‘s ‘Imagine’.

Watch footage from the performance below.


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A video posted by Ryan Baxter (@perfectly_imperfect_me) on Oct 9, 2016 at 8:16pm PDT


Alicia Keys recently shared a new song with A$AP Rocky called ‘Blended Family (What You Do For Love)’. Listen here.

Keys’ new album ‘Here’ is out November 4 via RCA. It was executive produced by husband Swizz Beatz.

Keys has said that the album was inspired by her family and “the understanding, compassion and support we’ve found is a powerful testament to the healing that comes when we choose love.”


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