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Tuesday night, Alicia Keys set the Ed Sullivan Theater stage “on fire” with a breath-taking and soul-baring performance that brought the 2012 season of Live on Letterman to a triumphant conclusion. Watch the show above and check out these pics from the night below.
However, there was one question on the New York crowd’s mind: “Would she play it? ‘Empire State of Mind?’” Yes, yes she would. (Photo Credit: David Giesbrecht)
The legend in the making even became self-aware and stopped to ponder the history of the Ed Sullivan Theater (Photo Credit: David Giesbrecht)
Keys brought out her signature vocal hooks on “Try Sleeping with a Broken Heart,” before giving the crowd a taste of more new material off Girl on Fire. (Photo Credit: David Giesbrecht)
The excitement and power grew, as Keys belted out “No One” and she cemented “Brand New Me” and “Girl on Fire” as new Alicia Keys classics. (Photo Credit: David Giesbrecht)