Alicia Keys's Exclusive Inauguration Photos

Alicia Keys watches history – and makes some of her own – in Washington, D.C., by attending the Inauguration and performing at three balls. The artist, whose album Girl on Fire debuted at No. 1, shares her exclusive photos with PEOPLE

  • THE FINISHING TOUCH photo | Alicia Keys

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Updated: Tuesday Jan 22, 2013 | 06:00 PM EST

THE FINISHING TOUCH

"Getting ready for the first of THREE inaugural balls and feeling grand!!! Can't wait! ;-)" the singer says before making her way to the festivities, where she performed "Obama's on Fire," a riff on her latest hit, "Girl on Fire."