Roger Friedman of Fox News was at Clive Davis’ Pre Grammy bash last night at the Beverly Hills Hotel where Alicia Keys wowed the crowd in a show that may make the Grammys themselves anticlimactic. Friedman said, “Certainly a Grammy star, Keys turned in spellbinding performances last night of ‘How Come U Don’t Call Me Anymore?’ and ‘Fallin’. She is even more self-assured than a year ago, and gutsier in her approach to the music. She features her three back up singers in solos — which is very unusual — and they all shined. She thanked Davis, the J Records staff and everyone who’d supported her over the last year. It was heartfelt. She laughed when she said, ‘I never even knew what retail really was.’ Now she knows — it’s album sales, and she’s had plenty.” Read more.