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Erykah Badu


Erykah Badu was born on February 26, 1971 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Erica Abi Wright. See full bio »

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Known For

The Cider House Rules
(1999)
Blues Brothers 2000
Blues Brothers 2000 Queen Mousette
(1998)
Brown Sugar
Brown Sugar Soundtrack
(2002)
House of D
House of D Lady / Bernadette
(2004)

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  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2017) (writer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2017)
  Atlanta (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
 2016/I Moonlight (performer: "Tyrone") / (writer: "Tyrone" - as Erica Wright)
 2016 BET Awards 2016 (TV Movie) (performer: "The Ballad of Dorothy Parker")
 2014 Power (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2013 Yo Gabba Gabba! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (as Erica Wright, "See Thru To U")
 2013 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2011 The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (Documentary) (performer: "I Want A World" ) / (writer: "I Want A World" )
 2010 2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Medley: Out My Mind, Just In Time; Window Seat") / (writer: "Medley: Out My Mind, Just In Time; Window Seat")
 2010 Sex and the City 2 (performer: "Window Seat") / (writer: "Window Seat" - as Erica Wright)
 2008 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2005 Dave Chappelle's Block Party (Documentary) (performer: "Back in the Day", "Love of My Life", "You Got Me") / (writer: "Back in the Day", "Love of My Life")
 2005 The Man (performer: "Bandy Bandy")
 2005 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2004 Later... With Jools Holland (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2004 House of D (performer: "Melissa")
 2004 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2002 Brown Sugar (performer: "Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)") / (producer: "Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)") / (writer: "Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)")
 2001 Pootie Tang (as Erica Wright, "Southern Girl") / (performer: "Southern Girl")
 2000 Drop the Beat (TV Series) (performer: "Southern Gul")
 2000 Bamboozled (performer: "Hollywood" (1977), "The Light" Remix)
 2000 Next Friday (writer: "Tyrone")
 1998 Blues Brothers 2000 (performer: "Funky Nassau")
 1997 Eve's Bayou (performer: "A Child With The Blues")
 1997 New York Undercover (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1996 High School High (performer: "Your Precious Love")
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Other Works:

Was a joke writer for Steve Martin See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 7 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Universal/Motown Records

Height:

5' (1.52 m)
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Music and the music business are two different things. See more »

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Has a younger brother and sister. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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