Erykah Badu 2014 Tour Schedule
The Grammy Award winning soul artist, Erykah Badu, is ready to bring her artistic
flare and her blend of hip hop, R&B, and jazz to stages all over the country this summer! With her hit songs like "Bag
Lady", "Cleva", and "Apple Tree", Eryka Badu knows how to create unique and catchy songs that will have you singing and dancing
all night long. Known as the "Queen of Neo-Soul", this incredible performer and artist is often compared to great jazz artist
like Billie Holiday. Badu has also expanded her creative talents to include acting in addition to singing, and has starred
in films like "The Cider House Rules", "House of D", and the "Blues Brothers 2000". Badu knows how to rock the stage, and
she will impress you with her incredible vocals and her skills on the keyboards, guitars, drums, and the drum machine.
summer, Erykah Badu has a handful of highly anticipated shows lined up, and she's gearing up to stop in cities like The Woodlands,
Columbia, New Orleans, and Thackerville. Get ready to hear the soulful ballads and jazz stylings of this incredible artist
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Erykah Badu Background
Born Erica Abi Wright, Erykah Badu spent her childhood growing up in Dallas,
Texas. Badu came by her musical talent naturally, as her mother was also a skilled performer. To help support her family,
Erykah's mother acted in various theatrical productions in Dallas. Because of his mother's influence and encouragement, Erykah
first stepped onto a stage to perform when she was four years old at the Dallas Theater Centre. Erykah spent her youth performing,
even freestyling for crowds when she was in her teens. She attended the Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing
and Visual Arts, and then went on to study theater at Grambling State University. She left college early, however, in order
to focus on building her full-time music career. In order to support her dreams, she taught drama and dance part time to young
After she recorded a 19-song demo, Country Cousins, she attracted the attention of Kedar Massenberg, who orchestrated
her record deal with Universal Records. Once signed, Badu began working on songs for her debut album, Badiuzm, which was released
in 1997. The album met with great critical praise and commercial success, so much so that it debuted at number two on the
Billboard music charts. With this hot release, Badu quickly established herself as one of the most exciting and talented up
and coming artists in the neo soul genre. Soon, Erykah Badu was selling millions of records around the world and earning Grammy
nominations and great critical acclaim. With several platinum albums and Grammy Awards under her belt, Badu is easily one
of the most recognizable soul artists of the moment. She has helped reinvent soul music and has earned millions of fans around
the world while doing so. There's no doubt that Erykah Badu is one of the hottest artists of the past decade, so make sure
that you take advantage of the opportunity to see her perform live in concert by grabbing your tickets on StubHub today!
Over the course of her illustrious career, Erykah Badu has released six studio albums and 27 singles.
Several of her albums have been certified at least gold, with Mama's Gun (2000) and Baduizm (1997) going platinum and multi-platinum,
respectively. Some of her hottest hit singles include "On & On", "Bag Lady", "Love of My Life (an Ode to Hip Hop)", and
"Tyrone". She has also been featured on tracks with major artists like The Roots, Macy Gray, Zap Mama, Janelle Monae, and
Sergio Mendes. This incredible artist has taken the hip hop and soul worlds by storm, and now she is getting ready to take
over stages at top tier venues around the world. Grab your Erykah Badu tickets on StubHub today!
originally named Erica, changed her name when she was young because she believed that Erica was "a slave name". She chose
"kah" to signify the inner self.
Be prepared to be blown away by the incredible ballads
and soulful stylings of this phenomenal hip hop and soul artist. When Erykah Badu steps out on stage, make sure that you are
in the audience to witness her incredible talents and fantastic stage presence by grabbing tickets on StubHub right away!
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