Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz were wed July 31st in southern Corsica, Piantarella. Alicia wore a beautiful Vera Wang gown which was inspired by Egyptian Princess; shoes with no heel designed exclusively for her by Christian Louboutin, and a diamond tiara. Swizz Beatz looked handsome in a suit designed by Tom Ford. The couple brought together an intimate gathering of family and friends and celebrated their new marriage and their baby on the way, aboard a 260-foot yacht on the Mediterranean Sea.
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Sometimes I really wonder about Alicia Keys. Seems this is the kind of thing we shall be getting from the couple who are expecting a baby and have announced their engagement. While down in South Africa, they took the opportunity to visit a Zulu sangoma to get blessings for themselves and for their unborn child. They were even given new names which they did not share. My advice to Alicia, don’t mess around with the sangomas. Better yet, don’t mess with things you know nothing about.
Wearing tribal beads, Alicia and her baby were given Zulu names while standing under a fig tree known as the ‘healing tree’ by locals who believe it brings good fortune and health. ‘Two female priests who practice a mix of Christianity and tribal custom chose new names for her and the unborn child, as a mark of respect. The names were kept between them, but were chosen to reflect Alicia’s character. (more…)
Vuvuzelaaaaaa!!! It has begun people! The World Cup was brilliantly kicked off last night in Johannesburg with wonderful performances from Africa’s own talent and their counterparts from around the world. Najivunia kuwa Mwafrika nawaambia! There were amazing performances, which was only fitting as this is the first World Cup to be held on African soil. For the next one month we shall eat, breathe, dream and think only of football! Forget rugby and athletics for a while my fellow Kenyans. I have a few pics from the concert to share with you today. So you know what to do… (more…)
People have been speculating for weeks about her possible pregnancy. And she really hasn’t helped matters by coming out in outfits that tend to hide her abdominal area. She wore the above poofy creation at the Keep A Child Alive Black Ball fundraiser in London. Swizzy was also in attendance.
According to Bossip, Alicia and Swizz Beats have confirmed that they are pregnant. In addition, People has also confirmed the pregnancy and that the couple plan to get married.
A wedding and a baby are on the way for Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz.
The musicians “are expecting a baby and are engaged to be married in a private ceremony later this year,” reps for the couple confirm to PEOPLE. (more…)