Erykah Badu is a singer, songwriter, record producer, activist, and an actress who got her start in music opening for a D’Angelo show in 1994. After the show, Erykah Badu signed with Kedar Entertainment to release her debut album Baduizm in 1997, which included the singles “On & On”, “Next Lifetime” and “Otherside of the Game”. Erykah Badu’s first album went triple platinum and is considered one of her most successful records, followed by her live album, simply titled Live, which went double platinum in 1997.
Erykah Badu’s sophomore record was titled Mama’s Gun, released in 2000 and went platinum. It included the singles “Bag Lady”, “Didn’t Cha Know?” and “Cleva”. Erykah Badu’s third studio album was released in 2003 and titles Worldwide Underground which featured the single “Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)”. In 2008, Erykah Badu released The New Amerykah Part One, which featured the lead single “Honey”. Then, in 2010, Erykah Badu released The New Amerykah Part Two, her fifth studio album. At the end of 2015, she released a remix of Drake’s song “Hotline Bling” titled But You Can’t Use My Phone on her own label, Control Freaq, which sold over 35,000 digital downloads in just the first week.
Erykah Badu concerts are characteristic of her iconic neo-soul style of singing. Erykah Badu is known as the leader of the neo soul sub-genre and is often referred to as “The First Lady of Neo-Soul”. She has also appeared in a number of movies including Brothers 2000, The Cider House Rules, House of D, and the documentaries Before the Music Dies and The Black Power Mixtapes. Erykah Badu is always a popular act at music festivals, but tickets tend to sell out fast whenever she goes on tour. Don’t miss your chance to see Erykah Badu the next time he comes to your city. Score with TicketCity – the place to go for Erykah Badu Tickets.
Erykah Badu Tour 2016
In 2016, Erykah Badu performed at a select number of cities around the US, including Landers Center in Southhaven, Mississippi, Verizon Arena in North Little Rock, Arizona and The Amphitheater at Coney Island in New York. During her performances in 2016, Erykah Badu sang all of her fan favorite and most popular sings, such as “Bag Lady”, “Didn’t Cha Know?”, “Cleva”, “On & On”, “Next Lifetime”, “Otherside of the Game”, “Honey” and many more. Erykah Badu concerts are characteristic of her iconic neo-soul style of singing.