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


"Time to shine tonight," she says of her array of bling – earrings, cuffs, necklaces and rhinestone-studded Christian Louboutins – while getting ready for the inaugural ball.