Fact: Hip-hop mogul Swizz Beatz surprised his wife Alicia Keys with a House Party cast reunion as part of her weekend birthday celebrations. Guests at his Pajama Jammy Jam included her favourite film's stars Kid 'N Play, Tisha Campell-Martin and A.J. Johnson. Thrilled Keys took to Instagram to tell fans and friends, "My husband surprised me with the craziest party ever!!!!!! Str8 (straight) out of the movie house party!!! He brought the party to me!!"
Fact: R&B star Alicia Keys celebrated the impending birth of her second child over the weekend (13-14Dec14) with a baby shower hosted by her producer husband Swizz Beatz. The heavily pregnant singer was joined by family and friends, including the couple's first son Egypt, for the bash. The dad-to-be later shared snaps from the party on Instagram.com.
Quote: "It's looking like December, they tell me December 31st (New Year's Eve), I think that's kind of cute." Singer Alicia Keys is happy about her due date. She is expecting her second child with husband Swizz Beatz.
Tweet: "Happy Bday (birthday) 2 (sic) my magnificent husband... Who's living proof there r (are) No limits! I love u (sic) with all of me!!" Singer Alicia Keys sends a birthday message to her partner Swizz Beatz as he turned 35 on Friday (13Sep13).
Fact: Swizz Beatz and DMX staged a mini-Ruff Ryders reunion onstage in New York on Thursday night (11Apr13) during Alicia Keys' Madison Square Garden gig. Her husband Beatz stepped up onstage with his rap pal for an unannounced rendition of Party Up (Up in Here)!
Quote: "I think, actually, Egypt kissed Blue, and I don't think Jay liked it very much. He called my husband, he said, 'Watch your son!'" Alicia Keys' baby boy with producer husband Swizz Beatz has taken a liking to Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter Blue Ivy.
Fact: Justin Bieber isn't the only celebrity boasting the super-trendy Fisker Karma eco-sports car - Alicia Keys was gifted with her very own speedy set of wheels from her producer husband Swizz Beatz for Christmas (12).
Fact: Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz gave his wife Alicia Keys a big sales boost on Tuesday (27Nov12) by purchasing 150 copies of her new album Girl On Fire to hand out to fans. Thanking her husband for the show of support, the R&B singer/songwriter tweeted, "I swear I love this man with all of me!"
Tweet: "Happy B day to the King behind Hip Hop Mr Russell Simmons The Great!" Superproducer Swizz Beatz sends a birthday wish to the Def Jam Records co-founder, who turns 54 on Tuesday (04Oct11).
Fact: Rap superstars Jay Z and Kanye West gifted producers who worked on their collaborative album Watch The Throne with custom commemorative watches to thank them for their efforts. Swizz Beatz, Q-Tip and The Neptunes all contributed beats to the hit project.
Quote: "I'd known him forever. And then one day I looked at him and it was like, 'Whoa!'" R&B superstar Alicia Keys was friends with producer Swizz Beatz for a long time before she suddenly found herself attracted to him. The couple wed last summer (10) and welcomed its first child together, son Egypt, in October (10).
Quote: "Falling in love is such a force, but this is a whole other level of magic." R&B superstar Alicia Keys gushes about her producer husband Swizz Beatz as they approach their first wedding anniversary on 31 July (11).
Tweet: "congratulations 2 my love (Swizz Beatz) for an Incredible event to raise money for his Bronx charter School! What an unstoppable force!" Alicia Keys praises her husband Swizz Beatz for staging a school fundraiser in New York on Tuesday (17May11).
Quote: "Falling in love is such a force, but this is a whole other level of magic... I was very closed for a long time. But I feel so open now. To feel open like this means you've found the centre in yourself. You're not hiding; you're not worried about anything. Everything's going to be just fine." R&B superstar Alicia Keys has found complete happiness after marrying producer Swizz Beatz and welcoming their first child, son Egypt, last year (10).
Fact: Alicia Keys and husband Swizz Beatz enjoyed a family night out at the weekend (05-06Feb11) when they treated the producer's two sons from previous relationships to see Broadway musical Spider-Man: TURN OFF THE DARK. They even got the chance to meet the stage web-slinger himself, Reeve Carney, backstage after the show. The couple's newborn son, Egypt, did not join the family for the evening out.
Tweet: "WOW!!!! I had the most AMAZING week Last Week!! I want 2 marry my Husband all over AGAIN!!!;-) haaaaa! thanks 2 every1 4 all the Bday LOVE!" Happily married Alicia Keys gives thanks to her husband, producer Swizz Beatz, for throwing her a big birthday bash in New York to celebrate her 30th birthday last week (25Jan11).
Fact: Producer Swizz Beatz's ex-wife Mashonda is set to become a reality TV star after signing up to appear in VH1's Love & Hip-Hop. The show, about the everyday lives of girlfriends to rappers including Fabolous and Jim Jones, will debut in the U.S. on 21 March (11).
Fact: Alicia Keys' superproducer husband Swizz Beatz has launched his own line of sneakers with sports giant Reebok. The beatmaker has designed two pairs of shoes for the new range. A release date has yet to be set.
Fact: New mum Alicia Keys has bounced back just four days after giving birth - the singer and her husband Swizz Beatz were spotted shopping for baby clothes for son Egypt in New York on Monday (18Oct10). The couple welcomed the tot on Thursday (14Oct10).
Tweet: "Listening to 'Fancy'... This is a big statement but Swizz Beats (sic) may be the best rap producer of all time... f**k that... he is." Rap superstar Kanye West hails producer Swizz Beatz after listening to the popular Drake track.
Fact: Spiritualist and revered medic Dr. Deepak Chopra presided over the wedding of Alicia Keys and rap producer Swizz Beatz when the happy couple tied the knot in an intimate ceremony in Corsica, France.
Fact: Alicia Keys cheered on her fiance Swizz Beatz as the music producer picked up an award for his work with underprivileged kids at Russell Simmons' Art for Life benefit gala in East Hampton, New York on Saturday night (24Jul10).
Quote: "That is so exciting. Good for them. They are both lovely people. They deserve that. That's wonderful." Soul singer and new father Robin Thicke is delighted for his pal Alicia Keys following the news she is expecting a child with her fiance, producer Swizz Beatz.
Fact: Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz is cashing in on his love of leathers - he's launching his own range of high-end jackets. The rap star's first collection will go on sale this autumn (10).
Fact: Alicia Keys has stepped out in public with her boyfriend Swizz Beatz for the first time. The rapper confirmed the relationship in May (09) after months of rumours linking him to the star, as well as allegations from his former wife who accused him of cheating on her with Keys. The couple walked the red carpet together at the Gotham Magazine annual gala in New York on Monday (15Mar10).
Quote: "I never have talked about my personal life and I never will. It's become such a silly game that people play, and I prefer not to. We live in such a highly sensationalised culture. Aren't you sick of it?" Alicia Keys will never discuss her rumoured romance with rap producer Swizz Beatz.
Fact: Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz, rockers THE BLAKE and THE RAYONETTES are among the stars lending their musical skills to a new advertising campaign for fashion retailer The Gap. Each artist has interpreted a colour as a song.
Fact: Rap producer Swizz Beatz is a new dad - his wife MASHANDA gave birth to baby boy KASEEM JR earlier this week (beg15JAN07).