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    I did not know this - but it seems like Westminster is becoming even more of a powerhouse for all the arts - including music.

    The song by Jay-Z and Alicia keys - "Empire State of Mind" was co-written and produced by a Westminster music graduate:


    A vampish former burlesque dancer is the latest singer to benefit from the Midas touch of Alexander Shuckburgh(pictured), aka Shux - a graduate of the BA Commercial Music.

    The songwriter and musician also co-wrote and produced arguably the biggest hit song of 2009, Jay-Z’s ‘Empire State of Mind’, a track which went onto become the number one single on the Billboard Hot 100 for four consecutive weeks.

    I really like Alicia Keys and her vocals - video from YouTube:


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