Erykah Badu
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1971-02-26
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Erykah Badu

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Erykah Abi Wright (born Erica Abi Wright; February 26, 1971), better known by her stage name Erykah Badu, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, activist, and actress. Badu's career began after opening a show for D'Angelo in 1994 in her ...

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Biography

Erykah Abi Wright (born Erica Abi Wright; February 26, 1971), better known by her stage name Erykah Badu, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, activist, and actress. Badu's career began after opening a show for D'Angelo in 1994 in her hometown; record label executive Kedar Massenburg was highly impressed with her performance and signed her to Kedar Entertainment. Her first album, Baduizm, was released on February 11, 1997. It spawned three singles: "On & On", "Next Lifetime" and "Otherside of the Game". The album was certified triple Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Badu's first live album, Live, was released on November 18, 1997 and was certified double Platinum by the RIAA.

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Trill Friends (Real Friends Remix)
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Trill Friends (Real Friends Remix)
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Trill Friends
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Trill Friends
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Bag Lady
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Bag Lady
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Hotline Bling (Remix)
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Hotline Bling (Remix)
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Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop) (feat. Common)
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Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop) (feat. Common)
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What's Yo Phone Number
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What's Yo Phone Number
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Dial A Freq (DSTRUKT Remix)
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Dial A Freq (DSTRUKT Remix)
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Fall In Love (Your Funeral)
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Fall In Love (Your Funeral)
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Hello (feat. André 3000)
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Hello (feat. André 3000)
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What's Yo Phone Number/ Telephone (Ghost Of Screw Mix)
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What's Yo Phone Number/ Telephone (Ghost Of Screw Mix)
Sa Ra Creative Partners
Fantastic Vampire (feat. Erykah Badu)
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Fantastic Vampire (feat. Erykah Badu)
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Hotline Bling But U Caint Use My Phone Mix
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Hotline Bling But U Caint Use My Phone Mix
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You Don't Have To Call
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You Don't Have To Call
Drake
Hotline Bling (Remix) (feat. Erykah Badu)
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Hotline Bling (Remix) (feat. Erykah Badu)
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Playlists featuring Erykah Badu
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MistaJam
MistaJam


Erykah Badu Biography

Erykah Abi Wright (born Erica Abi Wright; February 26, 1971), better known by her stage name Erykah Badu, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, activist, and actress. Badu's career began after opening a show for D'Angelo in 1994 in her hometown; record label executive Kedar Massenburg was highly impressed with her performance and signed her to Kedar Entertainment. Her first album, Baduizm, was released on February 11, 1997. It spawned three singles: "On & On", "Next Lifetime" and "Otherside of the Game". The album was certified triple Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Badu's first live album, Live, was released on November 18, 1997 and was certified double Platinum by the RIAA.

Badu's second studio album, Mama's Gun, was released on October 31, 2000. It spawned three singles: "Bag Lady", "Didn't Cha Know?" and "Cleva". The album was certified Platinum by the RIAA. Badu's third album, Worldwide Underground, was released on September 16, 2003. It generated two singles: "Danger" and "Back in the Day (Puff)". The album was certified Gold by the RIAA. Badu's fourth album, New Amerykah Part One, was released on February 26, 2008. It spawned two singles: "Honey" and "Soldier". New Amerykah Part Two was released in 2010 and fared well both critically and commercially. It contained the album's lead single "Window Seat", which led to controversy.

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