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Today for Black History Month 2019, we are highlighting the singer/actor–Erykah Badu.

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Birth Date: February 26, 1971

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Fun Facts: 

  • Erykah Badu’s real  name is Erica Abi Wright
  • Erykah Badu briefly attending the HBCU Grambling State University
  • Erykah Badu lives a vegan lifestyle
  • Erykah Badu has a child with Andre 3000 (of OutKast), Roc Nation artist Jay Electronica, and The D.O.C.
  • Erykah Badu played the role of Sister in 2019 film ‘What Men Want,’ starring Taraji P. Henson and Tracy Morgan
  • Erykah Badu has been one of the leading voices behind the Neo-Soul genre

We thank you for your contributions Erykah Badu.

Black History Month 2019: Erykah Badu (PHOTOS)
2011 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival - Day 2
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