This was pretty much confirmed in the remix for Drake's hit song "Best I Ever Had," when Swizz Beatz rapped, "She gave me a party at the Guggenheim … Eventually Keys defended her relationship with Beatz by telling Jet, "[They] were apart for some time before we ever got together...that doesn't matter to those who take pleasure in trying to knock others down...The video for "Gangsta Lovin'", directed by Little X, starts with girls putting food on their plates from a buffet table with shirts on that say "Eve", "&", "Alicia", "In", and "Gangsta Love".
"Gangsta Lovin'" is the lead single from Eve's third studio album, Eve-Olution (2002).
It became her second consecutive number-two hit on the Billboard Hot 100 as well as her third consecutive top ten hit in the United Kingdom. When being asked in an interview why she chose Keys to be on the song, Eve said, "I love Alicia, I mean I think she's incredibly talented, and I needed a girl on the song, and why not Alicia Keys? The chorus contains re-sung elements from Yarbrough and Peoples' 1981 song "Don't Stop the Music", which were also used on Common's 1997 song "All Night Long" featuring Erykah Badu.
They were introduced by a mutual friend who apparently said, "Oh you gotta meet Swizz, and Alicia’s about to blow up and Swizz is doing his thing and maybe one day you’ll work together.” Well, isn't that cute? I thought he was too ostentatious." She added further insult to injury and said, "Everything with him is really over the top.
I used to see him and think, 'He is so annoying.'" Ouch. Finally, though, we did it and we had a ball." Talk about playing hard to get.
So it looks as if Emma Watson has a model new man in her life that might undoubtedly placed on the fireside all her rumors of courting Tom Felton, because of which, it seems like she’s received a model new stunning man for herself.
The actual shock got here right here when paparazzi clicked on Watson on Tuesday with Alicia Keys ‘ youthful brother.In the chorus, it shows them talking and exchanging phone numbers.At the beginning of the third verse, Keys and Eve are in the same room. At the end, Eve and Keys are shown wearing "Gangsta Love" shirts.Alicia Keys was highly reluctant about getting in the studio with Swizz Beatz. No one seems to know when they couple actually started dating. On top of that, it was a very complicated and allegedly scandalous. She really loves me." For the record, Keys did throw him a surprise birthday party at the Guggenheim Museum. The timing of their relationship seemed very suspect to the public.As far as we know, Keys started dating Beatz in 2008. So this was a pretty clear confirmation at the time. When the two got together, Swizz Beatz was still married to singer Mashonda.there's no need to fight what's not true.”Mashonda told a different story over the years in Twitter rants, open letters, and interviews about she did not feel "separated" from her husband, because they had just had a baby and were still in a sexual relationship.