“Karma” is a song performed by Alicia Keys from her fourth album, “The Element of Freedom”, which was released in December 2009. It was written and produced by Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz.
This song is the only ballad on the album as well as her first single to be released after giving birth to her first child.
The song is set in the key of F minor with a moderate tempo of 88 beats per minute. Alicia’s vocals span from G to C4, and its chord progression follows a basic sequence of Am–F/C–G/D–Fm. It received positive reviews from most music critics, who complimented Alicia’s vocals.