Did You Miss It? Alicia Keys Soars With Cover of Cyndi Lauper’s ‘True Colors’ [Watch]

Published: Sunday 7th Jul 2019 by Rashad

Alicia Keys lent her oft-praised vocals to the iHeartMedia-sanctioned Stonewall Day concert, which marked the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising.

Performing live in her hometown of New York City last Friday (June 28), the response to her set – namely her remake of Cyndi Lauper‘s 1986 chart-topping hit ‘True Colors’ – was so positive Keys and team decided to repackage it as a music video and upload it to her official Youtube handle.

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“I felt so moved to play at #Stonewall50 during World Pride this year knowing it was in my hometown, and this song captured the energy so perfectly!!,” Keys said. “YOU COULD FEEL IT! New York, you showed your True Colors and they were so beautiful!!”

The Grammy winner donned her signature braids and a Stella McCartney jumpsuit to show love for a community that’s long supported her in her nearly 20 year career.

Watch the beautiful performance inside:


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  1. XYZ July 7, 2019

    Good Job, Alicia. She sounded good and not as strained as she did the last couple of years. Oh, I miss some old Alicia…all of the albums before “girl on fire” were just that – fire

  2. Theelusive1 July 7, 2019

    He sounded great

  3. Fancy BISH July 7, 2019

    True Colors is a classic! 🤳🏽 Well done, Alicia!

  4. China July 8, 2019

    Poor Alicia she stole that man and the turn-coat black community turned against you. Shame because Lessons Learned. Fallen. BUTTERFLYZ. If I aint got you. DIARY. Should be classics.

    • What would Whitney do. WWWD July 8, 2019

      the party said last night that we believe that she’s a crack addict or addicted to cocaine alcia keys looks likes a crack addict. For a while ..Swizz got her on crack she has never looked so bad.

  5. What would Whitney do. WWWD July 8, 2019

    Whitney Houston was an amazing talent very few can duplicate her or dare to try,

  6. Sweetnothings78 July 8, 2019

    The comments below I just can’t lol

    She sounded beautiful and a great song for the moment of Stonewall!!

    Stilllll sooo much work to do with so much in this world! Let’s get rid of religion and things might get better.

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