Alicia Keys Performs “Obama’s on Fire” at Inaugural Ball (VIDEO)


By Michael Lewittes



Alicia Keys performed at the Inaugural Ball and changed the lyrics from her hit “Girl on Fire” to specially honor President Obama.

Among the lyrics she sang were “He’s president and he’s on fire,” “Everybody knows Michelle’s his girl,” and “Obama’s on fire.”

Check out Keys’ performance below, and tell us what you think.

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