Posts tagged "erykah badu"

Erykah Badu Is A Local TV News Magnet

Still-totally-awesome R&B songstress Erykah Badu made her second appearance on a local TV news broadcast today, interviewed by CBS-DFW 11 in Dallas about being one of the many passengers stranded at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport as planes were grounded because of an incoming storm. After the newscaster’s introduction, the camera pans to show the back…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 25, 2015

Erykah Badu Hilariously Interrupts Reporter’s Live Broadcast

Erykah Badu is a treasure. On Friday afternoon, a day after appearing with Dave Chappelle at his Radio City Music Hall show, the singer and her enormous hat were out doing a little sightseeing when they happened upon PIX11 newscaster Mario Diaz doing a live segment about Shia LaBeouf’s arrest — and Erkyah couldn’t resist…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 30, 2014

Style Icon Erykah Badu Is The New Face Of Givenchy

Erykah Badu has long been one of my favorite neo soul artists, not to mention one of the most fashionable people, um, anywhere (putting aside that her influence may have led to then-boyfriend Common embracing crochet pants, but I digress). So it’s awesome to learn that Badu has been named the face of Givenchy’s latest ad campaign,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 11, 2013

Erykah Badu Has Major Beef With The Flaming Lips

Are you familiar with The Flaming Lips? Then maybe you heard about their newest video, “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face,” a collaboration with singer Erykah Badu and her sister Nayrok. The video was leaked to Pitchfork a couple of weeks back, and featured vocals from Erykah, plus images of a naked Nayrok…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 7, 2012

The Surprising Reason Erykah Badu Stopped Wearing Her Head Wrap

“I’m always evolving. I visited Cuba to get a santería reading in 2000 and I didn’t know exactly what to expect. I went there, sat on the curb and waited for my reading. I had on this white head wrap and this white long dress and all of my jewelry, because it was part of…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 13, 2011

Quickies: Erykah Badu Gets Probation & The Vagina Is A Deadly Puffer Fish

Erykah Badu has been sentenced to six months probation for stripping while filming a music video in Dallas. [The Root]
Is “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World” misogynist? [Cinematical]
From Lauren Conrad to Stephanie Pratt to Paris Hilton to … Kristin Cavallari? Yep, Doug Reinhardt was spotted making out with Kristin. [RadarOnline.com]
You can buy the…

By: Annika Harris / August 17, 2010

Erykah Badu Takes It All Off In “Window Seat”

Over at Boing Boing, Xeni posted this wild new video from Erykah Badu, “Window Seat.” The video was shot without a permit in one take on the streets of downtown Dallas, Texas, and is all the more impressive for what the queen of Baduizm does in it. To wit, she takes off all…

By: Susannah Breslin / March 29, 2010

Only Erykah Badu Could Get Away With This ‘Do

I’m really hoping Erykah Badu‘s Rick James-inspired, braided and beaded hairdo is a wig because, if not, then it could have taken upwards of 12 hours to complete. And an entertainer like Erykah has better things to do, like promote her latest album, New Amerykah Part Two (Return of the Ankh). Though, I gotta say…

By: Annika Harris / March 25, 2010

New Erykah Badu Track Trips The Light Fantastic

Ah, Erykah Badu. So … unique. Never one to keep it simple, in her latest video, featuring the enchanting Lil’ Wayne, Miss Baduizm gets all trippy and psychedelic in “Jump Up in the Air (Stay There).” How I am supposed to jump up in the air and stay there, I haven’t figured out yet.

By: Susannah Breslin / February 16, 2010

Quick Pic: Is This Erykah Badu Or A Cyber Mad Hatter?

Only Erykah Badu can pull off a top hat, reflective sunglasses, a trench coat, and a hoodie while performing at a jazz festival. [Nice, France, 7/21/09]…

By: Annika Harris / July 22, 2009

Quickies!: Mars Is The New Celeb Kid On The Block, Stay Youthful Like Demi Moore

Bronx Mogli has been dethroned. Mars Merkaba, Erykah Badu’s newborn, now has the strangest celebrity baby name. [Dlisted]
Lynne from “The Real Housewives of Orange County” is dumb as a box of white rice. Not only is she not sure there’s air conditioning in her home, but she also thinks horseradish comes from little ponies.

By: Annika Harris / February 4, 2009

Star Couplings: Britney Spears Is Going To Set The Record Straight, Y’All

MTVMusic VideosMTV ShowsEntertainment News

Eek! In an upcoming 90-minute special, Britney Spears is going to SET THE RECORD STRAIGHT about the last few years of her life. Sneak preview above! [Us Weekly]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 10, 2008

15 Female Empowerment Breakup Songs

We’ve all been through a breakup at some point, and oftentimes, there’s one song that gets you through the crying spells or fits of anger. Since listening to a sappy, sad “Take Me Back” song is not productive, we’ve compiled a list of 15 breakup songs that actually empower women. And contrary to intern Leigh’…

By: Annika Harris / August 27, 2008