Close Up With THR: Alicia Keys, Songwriting for ‘Queen of Katwe’, “I Felt Something Powerful’

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“I felt something very powerful at the end of the movie that I couldn’t shake off and so I knew that I related to that ‘feeling’ and I knew that feeling was going to arrive somewhere.”

Alicia Keys (‘Queen of Katwe’) is joined by 5 fellow songwriters for The Hollywood Reporter’s Songwriter 2017 Oscars Roundtable including Justin Timberlake (‘Trolls’), Pharrell Williams (‘Hidden Figures’), Tori Amos (‘Audie & Daisy’), Sting (‘Jim: The James Foley Story’), and John Legend (‘La La Land’).