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Erykah Badu

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26, 1971
Dallas, TX
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26, 1971 (age 47)
Dallas, TX


American R&B singer-songwriter who was instrumental in the creation and rise of the neo soul sub-genre. She has released singles like "On & On," "Honey," and "The Healer."

Before Fame

She became invested in her cultural roots at age fourteen, which heavily influenced her music. She started theatre studies at Grambling State University, but left to devote all of her time to music.


She was one of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in 1998.

Family Life

She had her son Seven with ex-boyfriend Andre 3000. She also has two daughters named Puma and Mars.

Associated With

She has been compared to Billie Holiday as a musician.

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