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Today in Hip-Hop History: Erykah Badu Dropped Her Debut LP ‘Baduizm’ 24 Years Ago

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On this date in 1997, the debut album from neo-soul queen Erykah Badu entitled Baduizm was released on Universal Records through the Kedar imprint. This LP catapulted the Texan songstress into the Grammy Award-winning music icon that she has become two decades later. Visit for more information Produced primarily by Madukwu Chinwah, Bob Powers, […]

Erykah Badu Describes Andre 3000 as ‘One of Her Best Friends on the Planet’

Erykah Badu Describes Andre 3000 as One of Her Best Friends on the Planet

Erykah Badu sat down with Summer Walker for Rolling Stones’ Musicians on Musicians segment, and she opened up more about her relationship with Andre 3000. Visit for more information She explained that they developed a friendship over the years as they co-parented, which they didn’t do when they got into a romantic relationship. “When […]

Erykah Badu Tests Positive for COVID in One Nostril but Not the Other


If a confusing COVID test could happen for anyone, it would be Erykah Badu, just so she can tell us all about it. Visit for more information The Grammy award-winning queen hit Twitter and revealed she was tested, despite having no symptoms and tested negative in one nostril and positive in another. But how? […]

Black Twitter Defends Jill Scott as Stans Reaffirm Her Beauty

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Black Twitter celebrated Jill Scott last night and came for one person who questioned the online ardor. Visit for more information Football linebacker, Kyle Qeiro who’s previously played for the Dallas Cowboys, tweeted his disbelief that anyone would find the soul singer attractive. “People are attracted to JILL SCOTT!?” Queiro questioned, adding, “And by […]

Teyana Taylor Reveals Erykah Badu Will Deliver Her Next Baby


Teyana Taylor released her album that features one of the neo-soul Queens Erykah Baduon a song called “LowKey.” With such an amazing song, they revealed that their partnership is on a personal level as well. Taylor was on The Nick Cannon Show and revealed that she will have Erykah Badu deliver her next baby. Visit […]

Twitter Erupts Over Jill Scott vs. Lizzo Body Shaming


Recording artist, Lizzo is known for her chart-topping hits and outspokenness. However, it seems that Black Twitter is still holding this against her. Visit for more information While some of us are still basking in the glow of the Jill Scott vs. Erykah Badu Verzuz battle on Saturday, the rest are stirring the pot. […]

Who Has the Advantage Headed into the Erykah Badu and Jill Scott Battle?


The Erykah Badu vs. Jill Scott VERZUZ announcement hit the timeline and everybody immediately started marking their calendar and looking forward to it. The First Ladies of Neo-Soul are about to give us all of their class and good vibes in an Instagram Live session but is it easy to predict a winner? Visit […]

Erykah Badu and Jill Scott Set for May 9 VERZUZ Battle


In collaboration with Femme It Forward, iconic ladies of Neo-Soul are going to hit Instagram Live to battle hits. Erykah Badu and Jill Scott have been announced for the May 9 edition. Visit for more information Taking place at 7 pm EST, the two will bring all the brown liquor and wine energy to […]

Erykah Badu Talks Becoming a Tech Entrepreneur Following Coronavirus Pandemic

Erykah Badu Talks Becoming a Tech Entrepreneur Following Coronavirus Pandemic

Many artists are panicking right now because their main source of income comes from performing, and that’s impossible to do during the coronavirus pandemic. But Erykah Badu came up with a solution that she believes will live long after COVID-19. Visit for more information “All at once, it was like everything stopped. Not just […]

Erykah Badu Announces Quarantine Concert Series Live From her Bedroom

Erykah Badu Announces Quarantine Concert Series Live From her Bedroom

Erykah Badu is among one of the many artists who were forced to cancel upcoming shows as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. But she introduced a cool alternative on Instagram Wednesday afternoon. Visit for more information “Peace and love. The show must go on,” she said. “Introducing the Quarantine Concert Series.” Fans will […]

Happy 49th Birthday Erykah Badu!


Definitely considered one of our living legends, today we celebrate the queen of neo-soul Erykah Badu. Visit for more information Fusing jazz, soul, funk and hip-hop, Badu has always poured her heart and soul into her music. Erica Abi Wright born February 26, 1971. She exploded on the scene with her single ‘On and […]

Erykah Badu Set to Release a Perfume That Smells Like Her Vagina


Erykah Badu is going to make sure you can have Badu Box at home in a bottle. The legendary singer is set to launch a fragrance called Badu’s Pussy, detailing it is an “olfactory tribute to what Badu calls her ‘superpower.’” Visit for more information Badu told 10 Magazine that fragrance is created by […]

We All Knew Erykah Badu Had Superpowers, But Apparently Her Kids Do Too

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Hip-Hop/ Soul’s superwoman Erykah Badu has been known to flex her superpowers on the mic, on the turntables and in with the hearts of many of rap music’s most prolific lyricists. And while we have all known about her special gifts (they tell you not to look too long in her eyes), we did not […]

Happy 48th Birthday to Erykah Badu!


Born on this date in 1971 in Dallas, Texas as Erica Abi Wright, soul singing icon Erykah Badu has morphed into one of the most dynamic and impactful entertainers of the past two decades. Ms. Badu’s debut album Baduizm became a euphemism for a woman’s ability to control her man with her sexuality besides the […]

Sparkle Drags Erykah Badu, Taraji P. Henson for Seemingly Defending R. Kelly

Sparkle Drags Erykah Badu, Taraji P. Henson for Seemingly Defending R. Kelly

Sparkle isn’t feeling Erykah Badu and Taraji P. Henson’s initial comments in regards to R. Kelly’s alleged sexual allegations. Visit for more information The singer says responses like theirs is harmful and prevents other victims from coming forward. Sparkle, who participated in the jarring docuseries, says the Black community needs to give the Pied […]

Erykah Badu Performs a NPR Tiny Desk Concert


Erykah Badu is the latest guest to perform at the NPR Tiny Desk Concert series. She had a seven-piece band in where she performed “Rimshot” off her Baduism album and “Green Eyes” from Mama’s Sun album. She provided us with her spiritual connections during her visit. Visit for more information After her two-song performance, […]