Alicia Keys Has Island Wedding
Singer Alicia Keys married music producer Swizz Beatz in Corsica on Sunday (01.08.10).
Alicia Keys married her fiance Swizz Beatz yesterday (01.08.10).
The 'Empire State of Mind' singer - who is five months pregnant with the couple's first child - tied the knot with the music producer on the French island of Corsica.
Alicia, 29, wore an ivory silk, Grecian-inspired gown designed by Vera Wang with crystal-encrusted flat sandals, an elegant headband and a bouquet of purple calla lilies.
The groom - real name Kaseem Dean - wore a Tom Ford tuxedo with an ivory jacket.
Celebrity guests included U2 rocker Bono and Queen Latifah, while the ceremony was conducted by the couple's close friend Deepak Chopra - who was a close friend of Michael Jackson's before his death.
This is the first marriage for Alicia, while 31-year-old Swizz has been wed before and has two sons.
Swizz took to twitter after the ceremony to express his joy.
He tweeted: "Wowwwwwwwwww."
And later wrote: "It's a brand new day :) I feel like Nas and Diddy song :) love y'all and blessing! (sic)"
Alicia announced her pregnancy and engagement in May, with a friend saying at the time: "She is thrilled. She is with the man who has inspired so much of her music."