Cheater: Swizz Beatz
Date Of Affair: December 2007 - July 28, 2010
Alicia Keys, the beautiful R&B singer from Hell's Kitchen with a heavenly smile, always had a glistening image for being nothing but a well-mannered lady. Her pristine rep took a shocking hit though when in June 2008 rumors started swirling on the Interwebz that she was secretly seeing Swizz Beats, who had separated from his wife Mashonda a few months earlier in April. "Swizz Keys," as some began calling them, avoided commenting on the situation but the producer's ex told Vibe.com that her husband confessed to her he was having an affair on, of all dates, Mother's Day.
For the next year, Swizz had no comment until he jumped on a remix for Drake's "Best I Ever Had," boasting: "Wake up in the morning and my baby cook me breakfast/Ass naked nothing on but a necklace/Yeah, she be shinin' on ya/She be gleamin' on ya/She be singin' on ya/I know you love her don't ya?/And we be travelin' our ass off/You can see the proof it's all in our passports/Yeah, she say she wanna treat me like a king/I get big gifts the money ain't a damn thing/She gave me a party at the Guggenheim/Y'all should've seen them haters they lost their mind/Only God can judge me/What's next? The ring? The baby?/She really loves me!"
Well, actually, the rock and seed did come next. In May 2010, Keys and Beatz announced they were engaged and expecting a child and then happily married on July 31. Around the time of their one-year wedding anniversary, AK finally spoke on the alleged affair, stating, "We didn't start seeing each other until months after they had separated