Keri Hilson
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1982-12-05
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Keri Hilson

Biography

Keri Lynn Hilson (born December 5, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress and record producer. She was born and raised in Decatur, Georgia, and spent most of her youth working with producer Anthony Dent, as a songwriter and background…

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Everything, Everyday, Everywhereft (feat. Ryan Leslie & Keri Hilson)
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Everything, Everyday, Everywhereft (feat. Ryan Leslie & Keri Hilson)
Keri Hilson
Knock You Down (feat. Kanye West & Ne-Yo)
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Knock You Down (feat. Kanye West & Ne-Yo)
Timbaland
Scream (feat. Keri Hilson & Nicole Scherzinger)
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Scream (feat. Keri Hilson & Nicole Scherzinger)
Timbaland
The Way I Are (feat. Keri Hilson)
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The Way I Are (feat. Keri Hilson)
R. Kelly
Number One (Sliink Remix) (feat. Keri Hilson)
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Number One (Sliink Remix) (feat. Keri Hilson)
Timbaland
The Way I Are
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The Way I Are
Timbaland
Scream (feat. Keri Hilson & Nicole Scherzinger)
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Scream (feat. Keri Hilson & Nicole Scherzinger)
Chris Brown
Superhuman (feat. Keri Hilson)
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Superhuman (feat. Keri Hilson)
Timbaland
Miscommunication (feat. Keri Hilson & Sebastian)
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Miscommunication (feat. Keri Hilson & Sebastian)
Playlists featuring Keri Hilson
Trevor Nelson's Albums For Life
Trevor Nelson's Albums For Life
1Xtra's Essential RnB
1Xtra's Essential RnB


Past BBC Events

Keri Hilson Live Lounge
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2009-09-25T15:01:38
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2009
Keri Hilson Live Lounge

Keri Hilson Live Lounge

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London


Keri Hilson Biography

Keri Lynn Hilson (born December 5, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress and record producer. She was born and raised in Decatur, Georgia, and spent most of her youth working with producer Anthony Dent, as a songwriter and background vocalist for several R&B and hip hop artists. By the age of 14, Hilson had secured a record deal with the girl group D'Signe, who later disbanded. She attended Oxford College of Emory University and Emory University in Atlanta, while she continued writing songs for artists, including Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, and Mary J. Blige, with the production and songwriting team, The Clutch. In 2006, Hilson signed with American rapper and producer Timbaland's record label, Mosley Music. Her breakthrough came the following year after appearing on Timbaland's single "The Way I Are", which topped charts around the world.

Hilson's music style is generally R&B, hip hop and pop; womanhood, sexual intimacy and love are typical themes. Her musical influences come from her father's side of the family. Hilson's debut studio album, In a Perfect World..., was released in 2009, and debuted at number four on the US Billboard 200 chart, eventually being certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The album spawned the hit singles, "Knock You Down", "Turnin Me On" and "I Like". It also earned Hilson two Grammy Award nominations for Best New Artist and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for "Knock You Down". Her second studio album, No Boys Allowed, was released in 2010 and was considerably less successful than its predecessor; however, it included the single, "Pretty Girl Rock".

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