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Alicia Keys: The Songs and Artists That Jump-Start My Creativity

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Nina Simone

Alicia's Thoughts: "Nina Simone is the first black woman I ever saw playing classical music and mixing it with jazz, blues and her own writing and unique style. So, I always listen to her to remind me to be a complete individual."

Her Favorite Nina Simone Songs: "Sinnerman" and "See-Line Woman"

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