Songs in A Minor is the debut studio album by American recording artist Alicia Keys. It was released in the United States on June 5, 2001 by J Records. After graduating from high school, Keys signed with Columbia Records to begin her music career. She recorded an album in 1998 under the label, which they rejected. Her contract subsequently ended with Columbia after a dispute with the label, and Keys later signed with Clive Davis. An accomplished, classically-trained pianist, Keys wrote, arranged and produced a majority of the tracks on the album. Contrary to its title, the album contains only...
|Released:||June 5, 2001|
|Label:||Columbia, J Records, Arista Records, RCA Records, Bertelsmann Music Group, Sony BMG Music Entertainment, BMG JAPAN, LaFace Records, XL Recordings, Star Mark, Roc Nation, Sony Music Entertainment|
|Genre:||Jazz, Blues, Pop music|