New Music: D.R.A.M. – ‘WiFi’ (Ft. Erykah Badu)


D.R.A.M. and Erykah Badu slow it down on their sultry collaboration, “WiFi.”  D.R.A.M – who has Netflix and chill on his radar – is concerned about his connection, due to a lack of a signal on his phone.

Meanwhile, mama Badu informs him her WiFi is working just fine, but she’s about to back up what she said on her own song, “Phone Down,” and have his mind elsewhere.

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Nas And Erykah Badu Perform ‘This Bitter Land’ On ‘Kimmel’ [Video]


Nas and Erykah Badu hit the stage on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Wednesday night, to perform their powerful duet, “This Bitter Land,” from the soundtrack for The Land movie.

Erykah opens with the hook, singing: “This bitter land, watered with my soul. The fruit it bears, leaves me so cold,” then, as Nas picks up, he reflects on the storms of life – from getting shot up by cops to being driven to a suicidal ideology.

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New Music: DeJ Loaf – ‘Phone Down’ (Remix)


DeJ Loaf adds her own twist to Erykah Badu‘s “Phone Down” with a remix (DeJmix). The Detroit rapper intends on getting all of her man’s attention when he’s around, and not only does she plan on making him put his phone down, she’s confident he’ll be putting it on vibrate, too.

“No calls, no text, ’cause I’m sitting right here. I can make you put your phone down, and you ain’t gotta worry about me searching.. all your calls are safe,” she raps. “You know I don’t care what’s on your timeline. F–k Instagram and Twitter, I’m already verified.”

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New Music: Nas & Erykah Badu – ‘This Bitter Land’


Nas and Erykah Badu unite on a powerful new collaboration, “This Bitter Land,” which will appear on the soundtrack for The Land – an upcoming film executive-produced by Nas and Machine Gun Kelly.

Ms. Badu showcases her beautiful vocals as the song opens, singing: “This bitter land, watered with my soul. The fruit it bares leaves me so cold.” Meanwhile Nas reflects on the storms of life – from getting shot up by cops to being driven to a suicidal ideology.

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Stevie Wonder Added To Prince Tribute Lineup At BET Awards + Erykah Badu, Jennifer Hudson & More Set To Perform


Stevie Wonder has been added to the Prince tribute to be performed at the BET Awards on Sunday (June 26th). He will be joining Janelle Monae, Sheila E. and The Roots, who were previously announced as part of the tribute. Stevie also joined Madonna at the Billboard Music Awards last month to pay tribute to legendary singer.

At Wednesday night’s PRE – the annual kickoff to the BET Awards – BET chairman/CEO, Debra Lee, teased that the June 26th awards show will be a can’t-miss affair.

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Erykah Badu Remixes Drake & PartyNextDoor’s ‘Come And See Me’ (‘Come And See Badu’)


Erykah Badu is giving fans something to vibe to with a remix to PartyNextDoor’s “Come and See Me, ” featuring Drake – hers. titiled “Come and See Badu.” She takes on the ladies’ perspective on the smooth track; asking that her lover “come and see me, for once.”

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Erykah Badu And Andre 3000’s Son Seven Accepted Into Four Colleges


Erykah Badu and Andre 3000‘s son, Seven, has received letters from four separate colleges he’s been accepted to. The “Phone Down” singer took to Twitter to share the news that she and Andre are proud parents.

Along with a throwback snap of them with Seven as a toddler, she wrote: “Our son Seven got his 4 college choice acceptance letters. Makes parents feel good. Dream worked.”

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Erykah Badu Covers FADER: Talks Motherhood, Politics & Social Media


Erykah Badu rocks the cover of the latest issue of FADER – the Producers Issue. FADER met with the “Phone Down” singer at her Dallas, TX home for her cover shoot, and to chat with her about motherhood/being a doula, her recent tweets on school uniform skirt lengths and more.

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