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Alicia Keys Pregnant, Will Wed Swizz Beatz



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    Recording artists Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys attends the Gotham Magazine annual gala presented by Bing at Capitale on March 15, 2010 in New York City. Keys is expecting and the pair will marry later this year.

    Alicia Keys has a baby – and a wedding – on her mind.

    The Grammy-winning "Empire State of Mind" singer will wed rapper/producer Swizz Beatz in a private ceremony later this year, reps for the couple told People.

    The musicians have been a couple since the fall of 2008 and have collaborated together in the past, according to People.

    Swizz Beatz -- his given name is Kasseem Dean -- has penned hits for Beyonce, Jay-Z and Gwen Stefani, among others.

    This will be Key's first child and marriage.

    Swizz Beatz has reportedly been hitched before and has two sons from previous relationships.