skip navigation
Overview for Erykah Badu
Erykah Badu

Erykah Badu

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

The Cider... Tobey Maguire, Michael Caine, Charlize Theron. A young man leaves his orphanage... more info $6.95was $9.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: February 26, 1971 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, USA Profession: Music ...
RATE AND COMMENT

MILESTONES

1985:
Began working as a rapper on a local radio station in Dallas
:
Formed the hip-hop duo Erykah Free with cousin Robert 'Free' Bradford
1994:
Recorded a demo with Legacy Entertainment
:
Was the opening act for Method Man, A Tribe Called Quest and Arrested Development
1995:
Signed a solo record deal with Kedar Entertainment
1997:
Released debut album, <i>Baduizm</i>
1997:
First TV role, appeared as herself in the FOX series, "New York Undercover"
1997:
Released second album, <i>Live</i>, featuring the hit single "Tyrone"
1998:
Feature film debut, played Queen Mousette in "Blues Brothers 2000"
1998:
Wrote and performed the theme song for the FOX sitcom, "Damon"
1998:
Performed as part of Lilith Fair, a touring music festival comprised entirely of female artists
1999:
Contributed the song "Your Precious Love" (a duet with D'Angelo) to the Marvin Gaye tribute album, <i>Marvin Is 60</i>
1999:
Co-starred in Lasse Hallstrom's "The Cider House Rules," playing migrant worker Rose Rose
2005:
Cast as a prisoner in David Duchovny's directorial debut, "House of D"
2006:
Featured in the musical documentary, "Dave Chappelle's Block Party"
2008:
Released first album in five years, <i>New Amerykah Part One (4th World War)</i>

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute