On Mother’s Day, VH1 is airing a special entitled “Dear Mama,” where Alicia Keys will pay tribute to her mother with a performance of her 2003 single, “If I Ain’t Got You.” In the taser, Alicia tries not to cry while thanking her mother, Terria Joseph, for helping her perfect the piano keys at such a young age:

“She found me a piano teacher and she found the money to pay for it and she found even a piano. Who can fit a piano in a one bedroom apartment?”

Then the singer changed the words to her Diary of Alicia Keys single to dedicate the track to her lovely mother:

 “Some people want it all, but I don’t want nothing at all. If it ain’t you, mama. If I ain’t got you, mama.”

During the show, Will Smith also honored his wife Jada Pinkett-Smith, along with their children Willow, Jaden, and Trey. Meanwhile, Rita Ora, Queen Latifah, and Alessia Cara paid tribute to their moms.

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The program also features an appearance from Hillary Clinton, who introduced Lucy McBath. McBath is the mother of Jordan Davis, a teenager who was shot and killed during an argument over loud music in 2012. She is now working as the Faith and Outreach Leader for Everytown for Gun Safety.

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