Alicia Keys’ Son Acted As Body Guard While She Performed

alicia keys and her son Genesis
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – NOVEMBER 11: Alicia Keys plays with her son Genesis Ali Dean while performing live at the Apollo Theater for SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series in Harlem, NY on November 11, 2021 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for SiriusXM)
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Alicia Keys may need to fire her security and hire her son. In a recent show, the 8-year-old was seen standing on stage with her as she performed, acting as his mother’s body guard.

Genesis offered his services to his mother during her Keys to the Summer tour show in Seattle, Washington. on Sunday. Her husband, Swizz Beats, posted a few images of the moment on his Instagram.

“He heard how people been acting at shows lately,” he captioned the post. “My boy serious in real life.”

The couple are parents to Genesis and his older brother, Egypt. Beatz is also the father of three other children. He shares his daughter Nicole with singer Jahna Sebastian, son Kasseem Dean Jr. with  Mashonda Tifrere, and son Nasir with Nicole Levy.

After the show, Beatz posted an updated image of Genesis being held while asleep. “His security job has ended and so did he,” the caption read.

In a prior interview with ET, Keyssaid she was excited to have her family with her on tour this summer. 

“Fortunately it’s in the summer, so my family gets to come and hang out with me and and that’s the best because we do fun things in different cities,” she said. “Because you want them to experience it and that’s really beautiful. So I love that. They like the road, they’re having a ball. I do have pictures in my room and just keep the element of love around me.”