The record, which moved up to number one last week, has now been in the chart for nine weeks.
The top three was unchanged, but Sade's first record for a decade, Soldier Of Love, went straight in at number four. Meanwhile, Massive Attack's Heligoland debuted at number six.
Michael Bublé climbed back into the top ten with Crazy Love, moving up seven places to number eight, while the Black Eyed Peas jumped three places to number ten with The E.N.D.
However, Corinne Bailey Rae dropped ten places to number 15 with The Sea and Ke$ha's debut album Animal slipped 24 places to number 32.
The top ten albums in full (click where possible for our reviews):
1. (1) Alicia Keys: 'The Element Of Freedom'
2. (2) André Rieu: 'Forever Vienna'
3. (3) Paolo Nutini: 'Sunny Side Up'
4. (-) Sade: 'Soldier Of Love'
5. (6) Lady GaGa: 'The Fame Monster'
6. (-) Massive Attack: 'Heligoland'
7. (9) Peter Andre: 'Unconditional Love Songs'
8. (15) Michael Bublé: 'Crazy Love'
9. (4) Florence and the Machine: 'Lungs'
10. (13) Black Eyed Peas: 'The E.N.D.'
Source: Official Charts Company