YBF first broke the news of Alicia and Swizz's relationship back in 2007, with most people not believing it as Swizz was still very much married to Mashonda.
But with pics of the two surfacing on vacay together, throwing birthday parties for each other, and cell phone kissy pics leaking, the evidence piled up. Swizz has said in interviews he had no longer felt "close" or married to Mashonda in his mind and heart.
On why she didn't speak on this matter until now, Ms.
Keys always recalls some advice Oprah Winfrey told her for many years: Alicia and Swizz are now extremely happy with their baby boy Egypt, who was named after the African country since that is where Alicia visited years ago when she wanted to relieve the pressures of success and fame.
When Mashonda told the world that it was Alicia's fault I never believed her. Here is swiss n the ex-wife mashonda and their son!!
I though Ms Keys was too classy to do something like that. Alicia Alicia who writes about broken relationships and how to love,etc.
Multi-platinum artist Alicia Keys has opened up about her scandalised love life for the new issue of Essence magazine in the US.
After being branded a 'home wrecker' by some media and bloggers Alicia is maintaining that she did nothing wrong and that her husband, Swizz Beatz, was completely separated from his ex-wife before they got together.'We didn't start seeing each other until months after they had separated,' she said.'I was aware of all the false things that were being said about me it definitely hurt,' added the 30-year-old.
Things are really good now,' said Alicia who also revealed that her love with Dean is 'intoxicating and whole'.
You know the role you played and you know how you contributed to the ending of my marriage. I never had intentions on reaching out to you this way but after reading your twits tonight, and the constant disregard, you left me no choice.” Insisting that her public address wasn’t a publicity stunt, Mashonda wrote that she’s most concerned about Swizz’s relationship with their son, and trying to reach an understanding with Keys.