Click Track: Erykah Badu

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 06/09/2011

Swift, Shelton and Bieber (?) win at CMT Awards; Lupe Fiasco calls President Obama a terrorist; Erykah Badu starts Motown folding rumor

Taylor Swift keeps on winning; Lupe Fiasco keeps on saying weird things; Erykah Badu tweets misinformation.

By David Malitz  |  09:55 AM ET, 06/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, The Band Perry, Rascal Flatts, Lupe Fiasco, Erykah Badu, Kreayshawn

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Lists: Five artists we wish would have performed at last week's Motown celebration at the White House

One of these singers did not belong. (Reuters) Last week's Motown tribute at the White House had some spectacular moments, but in my review, I groused about a few of the performers invited to sing for the first family. (The...

By Chris Richards  |  02:15 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Dolly Parton, Erykah Badu, John Fogerty, John Legend, Nick Jonas, Seal, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Thao with the Get Down Stay Down

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/18/2010

Erykah Badu gets probation; Ted Nugent fined for baiting deer; Gap Band's Robert Wilson R.I.P.

Erykah Badu fought the law and the law won -- kinda. By Aaron Leitko -Erykah Badu cheesed-off Dallas, Texas authorities when she stripped nude in public during a shoot for her "Window Seat" video. Now her comeuppance is due: the...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Erykah Badu, Robert Wilson, Ted Nugent, The Gap Band

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 05/29/2010

In concert: Erykah Badu at Constitution Hall

Standing tall: Erykah Badu kicked off her summer tour in Washington on Friday night. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By Chris Richards When Erykah Badu opens her show with a song called “20 Feet Tall,” she’s smart enough to look...

By Chris Richards  |  02:35 PM ET, 05/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Erykah Badu

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 05/24/2010

Week ahead: Badu double dips at DAR, Stone Temple Pilots release first album in nine years

Erykah Badu will be in D.C. for a pair of shows this weekend. In concert: Soul queen Erykah Badu visits Constitution Hall for a pair of shows on Friday and Saturday. N.E.R.D. opens both, with ascendant superstar Janelle Monae joining...

By David Malitz  |  05:30 PM ET, 05/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Bettye LaVette, Erykah Badu, Stone Temple Pilots

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 03/31/2010

Erykah Badu's "Window Seat" video is great; the song itself? Not so much

"Window Seat" - Erykah Badu (NSFW) By Sarah Godfrey By now, most people have likely seen, or at least heard about, the video for “Window Seat,” the lead single from Erykah Badu’s “New Amerykah Pt 2., Return of the Ankh.”...

By Sarah Godfrey  |  12:10 PM ET, 03/31/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Erykah Badu

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 03/30/2010

Album review: Erykah Badu, "New Amerykah, Part Two: Return of the Ankh"

Erykah Badu gives a nod to Notorious B.I.G. and blaxploitation on her new album. By Chris Richards Put that popcorn away. "New Amerykah, Part Two: Return of the Ankh" might sound like some C-grade mummy movie starring Brendan Fraser, but...

By David Malitz  |  11:00 AM ET, 03/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Album reviews | Tags:  Erykah Badu

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 03/29/2010

Week ahead: Erykah Badu releases "Part Two," Liquid Liquid on "Fallon"?!

Punk disco originals Liquid Liquid will appear on "Fallon" Friday; DNA's "Lopez Tonight" appearance imminent. In concert: If you're into big-name DJs, Fur presents you with a couple of opportunities this week: Armin Van Buuren is there on Tuesday...

By David Malitz  |  05:05 PM ET, 03/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Erykah Badu, Gang Gang Dance, Liquid Liquid, Usher, Vampire Weekend, Yeasayer

Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 03/01/2010

Week ahead: Puscifer plays D.C., Raheem DeVaughn releases his "MasterPeace"

James Maynard Keenan brings Puscifer to the Lincoln Theatre this weekend. In concert: Is our old friend Arizona Bay still around? If so, he'll probably be at the Lincoln Theatre on Friday and Saturday because that's where Puscifer, the...

By David Malitz  |  04:33 PM ET, 03/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Erykah Badu, Puscifer, Shooter Jennings

Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 02/26/2010

Morning click: Badu @s her way to clearance, boomers hit the road

Erykah Badu used Twitter and Lenny Kravitz to get a Paul McCartney sample cleared. What an era we live in. - Erykah Badu had 24 hours to clear a Paul McCartney sample or else the song it was used on...

By David Malitz  |  06:45 AM ET, 02/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Aerosmith, Carole King, Erykah Badu, James Taylor, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty