Name: Erykah Badu
Birth Name: 
Erica Abi Wright
Birth Date: 
February 26, 1971
Birth Place: 
Dallas, Texas
Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Actress
Relationship Status: 
Dating Jay Electronica
Celebrity Ranking # 1498

Liberty Ross, Erykah Badu & More Talk Personal Style in ELLE October 2014

Posted Wednesday September 17, 2014 4:03 PM GMT

As we all make the transition from summer wardrobe to autumn ensembles, Elle magazine is full of inspiration in the October 2014 Personal Style Issue.


Erykah Badu’s Truncated Coachella Performance

Posted Monday April 18, 2011 3:38 PM GMT

Her performances are always top-notch, and on Saturday (April 16) Erykah Badu once again delivered the goods at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival.

The Grammy-winning songstress took the stage at the Empire Polo Club dressed in a funky hippie-flavored getup and sang through her hit-filled set.


Erykah Badu's Nude Video Fine

Posted Tuesday August 17, 2010 3:12 PM GMT

Earlier in the year she was busted for disorderly conduct, and now Erykah Badu has been served her punishment.

Last week, the “Apple Tree” singer paid a $500 fine and will serve six months of probation, according to a Dallas city spokesman.


Erykah Badu Fined for Nude Video Taping Debacle

Posted Saturday April 3, 2010 1:55 PM GMT

She’s one that typically likes to make her own rules, and when Erykah Badu took it upon herself to strip naked in public for a music video, well, she landed in the hotseat.

The “Apple Tree” singer has been charged with disorderly conduct by Dallas police after removing her clothes in the middle of the day in a public square in Dallas, Texas earlier this month.