Viva Divas!

Missy Elliott kicks back on her customized tour bus. Beyoncé cuddles with her Shih Tzu Munch-Munch. Alicia Keys chills out by playing her keyboard. An intimate backstage peek at the 24-city Ladies First road show. Says Beyoncé: "It's such a blessing that we're touring together."

ALICIA'S QUIET TIME

"When I get in my dressing room," says Keys, "the first thing I do is light some candles and incense, because sometimes the night before there's a big game and a lot of nasty, smelly, stinky, sweaty guys just came out of here. So I like to set the vibe and put my energy in here."