Erykah Badu

Watch Erykah Badu’s Spiritual NPR ‘Tiny Desk’ Performance

Singer, songwriter and neo-soul icon Erykah Badu was the <b>latest guest on NPR’s popular ‘Tiny Desk Concert’ series</b> performing two of her defining hits, …

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Jake Hawrylak: Pino Palladino Bass Lines

Reverb’s <b>Jake Hawrylak</b> breaks down the work of Pino Palladino, focusing on the Soulquarians era of his work.<p>Jake covers tunes from José James, …

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Erykah Badu Shines at NPR's Tiny Desk Concert: Watch

Erykah Badu stopped by NPR Music for a beautiful Tiny Desk Concert on Wednesday (Aug. 15). The jazzy performance incorporated Badu's signature blend …

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Please take 15 minutes for Erykah Badu's extremely good Tiny Desk concert

Erykah Badu’s last proper full-length was 2010's <i>New Amerykah Part Two</i>; since then, she’s fired off one-off tracks, released an album-length mixtape …

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Obviously Watch Erykah Badu's New Tiny Desk Concert

The idiosyncratic, existential soul artist warmed up with "Rimshot" before stretching out a remarkable, 12-minute "Green Eyes."<p>There is nobody like Erykah Badu, the "queen of neo-soul" who rejected her title, a philosopher with a voice like smoke, the only person on this or any other planet who …

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Erykah Badu Slays NPR's Tiny Desk Concert With Powerful, Soul-Fueled Performance [Watch]

Today, <b>NPR Music</b> has released a brand-new edition of their <i>Tiny Desk Concerts</i>, inviting the wild and wonderful <b>Erykah Badu</b> to join them in the office. …

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Watch Erykah Badu's Soulful 'Tiny Desk' Performance at NPR

Erykah Badu stopped by the NPR offices to give a soulful performance at their <i>Tiny Desk</i>. During the 15-minute concert accompanied by her live band, …

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Erykah Badu and Mark Cuban co-star in the new trailer for 'What Men Want'

Erykah Badu stars as a gift-giving psychic and Mark Cuban cameos as a poker buddy in the new trailer for <i>What Men Want</i> that was released on Aug. 14.<p>In</i> …

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Watch Erykah Badu’s Gorgeous Tiny Desk Concert

God-level R&B eminence Erykah Badu releases music on her own terms, whenever she feels like it, and she hasn't felt like it much lately. Other than …

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Erykah Badu Brings Timeless, Spiritual Vibes To Her Mystical Tiny Desk Concert

Over the years, NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series has become a fine showcase for not just up-and-coming talent, but for living legends as well. There is no better case for the latter than today’s guest, the one-of-a-kind mystic, Erykah Badu, who graced the offices at NPR with a two-song set that …

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Erykah Badu’s NPR Tiny Desk Concert Will Restore Your Energy

Is there anything more wholesome than being in the presence of Erykah Badu within an intimate space? While I have never been granted the distinct …

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According To Erykah Badu, Prince Was Not A Fan Of 'Worldwide Underground'

<p>“He did not care for [it] too much,” Badu says.<p><b>Erykah Badu</b> recently served as a guest on Stretch and Bobbito’s <i>What’s Good</i> podcast, where she …

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Watch Erykah Badu Transform "Green Eyes" Into A 12-Minute Jam For Her 'Tiny Desk Concert'

<p>Badu is here to help you start your Wednesday.<p><b>Erykah Badu</b> brought peace and love to the NPR offices for her <i>Tiny Desk Concert</i>. The famed R&B and soul …

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Premiere: Alpines Channel Erykah Badu, Massive Attack And Nature Into New Single "Out Of View"

It's been two years since London duo Alpines (aka Bob Matthews and Catherine Pockson) released their 2016 album <i>Another River</i>, their second after …

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Erykah Badu

Some folks around the NPR Music office said they felt an almost spiritual connection to Erykah Badu during her visit to the Tiny Desk. And that was before she and her band even played a single note. It came from the waft of earthly scents that followed in her wake, to the flowing dreads and clothes …

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erykah badu is a peyote-pushing witch in 'what men want'

The film stars Taraji P. Henson as a woman who can suddenly read the male mind.<p>Remember <i>What Women Want</i>, the 2000 film starring Mel Gibson, in which Gibson hits his head and can suddenly hear women’s thoughts? Remember thinking, “I wish this movie would be made, but with a woman in the lead role …

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Erykah Badu On Stand-Up, Meeting Prince And 'Unpopular Opinions'

If you were to try and fit Erykah Badu into a neat little box, you might say she's a soul singer/songwriter and leave it at that.<p>But you'd fail to acknowledge her many other talents, from her work as an actress (<i>Cider House Rules</i> and the upcoming <i>What Men Want</i>), to her otherworldly grasp of social …

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Erykah Badu plays a psychic in new movie What Men Want

<i>What Men Want</i> is a role reversal of Nancy Meyers' What Women Want. The forthcoming movie stars Taraji P. Henson (Empire), Max Greenfield (New Girl), …

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Erykah Badu's Stirring Tiny Desk Performance

Erykah Badu recently stopped by the NPR offices to take part in the latest installment of their Tiny Desk Concert series. She was joined by her …

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Taraji P. Henson Spills The Tea On Working With Erykah Badu

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Taraji P. Henson & Erykah Badu Star in Gender-Flipped Reboot ‘What Men Want’

Paramount Pictures has released the first official trailer for <i>What Men Want</i>, a gender-flipped remake of Nancy Meyers’ 2000 film, <i>What Women Want</i> with …

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Taraji P. Henson takes on the boy’s club in the boisterous first trailer for What Men Want

This is a man's world. But not for long, if Taraji P. Henson has anything to say about it.<p>The Oscar nominee infiltrates the boy's club in the trailer …

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Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Reunite for Horror Comedy ‘Slaughterhouse Rulez’

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost are back together again in <i>Slaugherhouse Rulez</i>, a new halloween horror comedy about a boarding school plagued by a monster …

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Taraji P. Henson, Eyrkah Badu Star In 'What Women Want' Trailer: Watch

Taraji P. Henson is going where no woman has gone before: into the minds and thought processes of men everywhere. Henson is the star of the upcoming …

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Taraji P. Henson Knows 'What Men Want' in First Trailer

Careful what you wish for! In the first trailer for "What Men Want,"Taraji P. Henson's about to plunge into a hellscape of toxic masculinity.<p>The movie is a gender-swapped version of the 2000 film "What Women Want," starring Mel Gibson and Helen Hunt. In the new take, Henson plays a frustrated …

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Jill Scott Claims Her Down Under Love Child With Erykah Badu

We knew that these Black Lilly queens had a little <i>sumthing, sumthing</i> going on… but who knew it would sound so sweet. Recently, Jill Scott hopped on …

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The Meadows festival isn’t happening this year

But they’re hoping to return in 2019.<p>The organizers behind New York City-based festival The Meadows have announced that the festival will not return …

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Watch Lil Wayne, Tyler, Pusha-T Read Mean Tweets on “Kimmel”

On a new episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” that featured Kanye West, Kimmel also shared a new installment of the show’s recurring “Mean Tweets” segment. This time, it was all rappers who read the tweets. Lil Wayne, Tyler, the Creator, Pusha-T, Big Sean, ASAP Rocky, Rae Sremmurd, Anderson .Paak, DJ …

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Stream Trippie Redd's New Album, 'Life's A Trip'

The 14-track LP features Travis Scott, Young Thug, Diplo and Reese La Flare.<p>After months of teasing, Trippie Redd has dropped his new album, <i>Life’s A</i> …

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