SiriusXM has announced that Alicia Keys will return to her hometown, New York City, to perform at the world-famous Apollo Theater in Harlem for a special, intimate, and exclusive invitation-only concert.
An exclusive invitation-only concert for SiriusXM subscribers and Pandora listeners on Thursday, November 11th. The special performance in Keys’ hometown is a part of SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series.
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Alicia Keys’ return to the Apollo will feature Keys in all her glory and musical greatness as she performs her fan-favorite hits as well as music from her latest album Alicia and previews all-new music from her forthcoming, highly anticipated eighth studio album, including the sultry and timeless new single, “LALA.” This is the first in a limited series of one-night-only shows Keys will be doing.
“I love the Apollo,” Keys shares. “The vibe there is magical. There are so many songs I can’t wait to play! Everyone has always told me my voice would be perfect to host a radio show, and with my limited SiriusXM Channel, we’re gonna have a ball!”
The performance will air on SiriusXM’s Heart & Soul channel on Tuesday, November 16th at 6 pm ET. The concert will also air in its entirety on Alicia Keys’ exclusive SiriusXM channel Alicia Keys Radio via satellite (channel 48) and on the SXM App on Friday, December 10th at 8 pm ET and PT.
SiriusXM’s Alicia Keys Radio will feature music from the GRAMMY Award winner’s career, featuring her biggest hits as well as live performances. Listeners will hear her favorite collaborations, duets, and artists Keys has influenced. Artists featured on the channel will include Christina Aguilera, Estelle, H.E.R., Jack White, Janelle Monáe, Jay Z, John Legend, Khalid, Maxwell, Miguel, Usher, and many more. Alicia Keys Radio will launch on Tuesday, December 7, and run through Thursday, January 6th on the SXM App. Additionally, Alicia Keys Radio will be available via satellite (ch. 48) from Friday, December 10th through Thursday, December 16th.
To maintain the highest public health standards and/or requirements, SiriusXM will adhere to health and safety protocols for the venue and all state and local health mandates to protect attendees, staff, and artists.
The legendary Apollo Theater — the soul of American culture — plays a vital role in cultivating emerging artists and launching legends. Since its founding, the Apollo has served as a center of innovation and a creative catalyst for Harlem, the city of New York, and the world.
SiriusXM and Pandora are offering a chance to win tickets and a trip to the show. The sat rad broadcasters are offering the trip to SiriusXM subscribers as of October 6, 2021, Pandora listeners and non-subscribers/listeners in the US only who are 18+. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series features performances with premier artists spanning music genres and styles, and comedy, and is held in small iconic venues.
SiriusXM and Pandora launched its Small Stage Series in August and to date have announced performances by Brandi Carlile, Coldplay, Dave Matthews, Glass Animals, H.E.R., J Balvin, J. Cole, John Mulaney, Kane Brown, Kenny Chesney, Michael Che, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Shaggy and Twenty One Pilots.