Singer Alicia Keys performs during the Clinton Global Citizen Awards ceremony at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York September 24, 2009. About 1,200 participants including heads of state, business leaders, humanitarians and celebrities will attend the fifth annual Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) which started on Tuesday. REUTERS/Chip East

Alicia Keys has delayed the release of her new album by two weeks to December 15, the singer/songwriter said on Twitter.

Luv having the freedom to create beautiful music, so I'm pushing the album back to DEC 15th. So many more amazing songs!!! Keys tweeted about The Element of Freedom, whose release was originally supposed to coincide with World AIDS Day.

Her J Records label confirmed the new date.