Why We Should Support Positive Black Women And Men

Erykah Badu

Though significant progress has been made relative to racial dynamics, there still remains an abundance of stereotypes about women and men that target their intelligence, beauty and potentiality. For example, with African-American men, we are constantly bombarded with generalizations that we are criminals, uneducated, baby daddies who are absent from the home, devoid of good personal hygiene, intimidated by educated individuals, e.t.c. With African-American women, they are unfavorably characterized as baby mamas looking for welfare and government assistance, gold diggers, angry, financially unstable, lovers of thugs, e.t.c. Continue »

Erykah Badu, Q-Tip And The Roots Bring “Straight Outta Compton” To Chitown

Erykah Badu blows the whistle

Erykah Badu, Q-Tip, The Roots and Kid Sister all hit the stage for Hennessy’s Artistry event in Chicago this past weekend. Rapper Curren$y, model Toccara and Chicago Bulls player Joakim Noah were also in the building for the event. Continue »

Her Royal Queendom, Mz. Erykah Badu Gets Fined $500 And 6 Months Probation For Being Buck A$s Naked

erykah badu naked in dallas window seat video

We bet she won’t do any more crazy sh*t like this again:

Erykah Badu has paid a $500 fine and will serve six months probation for stripping during a music video shoot at Dealey Plaza in Dallas Continue »

New Black Kid On The Block: Boxing Kitten Designer Maya Lake Is Re-Defining Afro-Chic

Maya Lake of Boxing Kitten

Since Erykah Badu modeled her vibrant pieces in Giant magazine’s February 2008 issue, the designer and founder of Boxing Kitten, Maya Lake, has not been short of word-of-mouth publicity and celebrity buzz from the likes of Solange, Alicia Keys and Rihanna. For more on Maya…Continue

Are You Feelin’ This Get Up?

Singer Erykah Badu In concert at The Greek Theatre on June 20, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.

Erykah Badu hit the Greek Theater stage last night looking like she robbed a magician of his hat and an Aztec lady of her blanket and jewelry, but somehow she manages to make it work. Pop the hood for more shots of her and Janelle Monae in her highneck Victorian blouse and Colonel Sanders tie Continue »

Are You Feelin’ This Get Up?

"Erykah Badu addresses the crowd at Chene Park in Detroit after having to cancel her concert because of a power outtage"

Erykah Badu sported a tailored trench and top hat for her show in Detroit Friday night… Unfortunately Witchypoo Badu had to cancel the show because of a power outtage. Pop the hood for more shots and don’t forget to tell us if You Are Feelin’ This Get Up! Continue »

Erykah Badu Bares All For VIBE Cover… But Who Is She Pointing Fingers At? “These People Are Naked The Whole Time And Gyrating”

"Erykah Badu VIBE Preview Cover"

Erykah Badu is back on her full monty ish… wearing nothing but body paint for the June/July cover of VIBE. Pop the hood for the cover along with some interesting quotes about her naked video controversy and her thoughts on having three babies by three different rapper fathers Continue »

Police Consider Filing Charges Against Erykah Badu

While Erykah Badu is celebrating the release of her latest album New Amerykah Part Two: Return Of The Ankh, police in Texas are investigating whether to charge the singer with indecent exposure for her “Window Seat” video. Details when you … Continue

Twitter Files: Erykah Badu’s Baby Daddies Encouraged Her To Get Bucky Nekked

Turns out Erykah Badu stripping down bucky nekked was no surprise to her family. Pop the hood to read their words of support. Continue

New Video: Erykah Badu Needs Your Attention, So She Runs Down The Street Butt A$$ Naked For A “Window Seat”

Erykah Badu has finally released the video for her new jawn “Window Seat”. It’s not unusual for Erykah to come up with something that we think is strange and weird but… Did she really have to strip down to the skin… Va-Jay-Jay and Tatas Totally EXPOSED!!!

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Separated At Birth: It’s A Celebration B*tches…Rick James Is Alive, Enjoy Yo’ Self!!!

Erykah Badu showed up to the Wendy Williams show looking like Rick James. Now, we know she doesn’t give to flying sh*ts about what she looks like but this is a bit much… C’MON SON!!!

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New Amerykah Part Two Isn’t All New… Badu’s “Turn Me Away” Should Sound Familiar

With New Amerykah Part Two: Return Of The Ankh due out next week the public is already starting to get a listen at what Ms. Badu is offering this time around. Pop the hood to listen to “Turn Me Away (Get Munny)”. Continue »

Raise Your Incense In The Air… Erykah Badu Got A New Album Let Me Hear Ya Say Oh YEA

Erykah and her voodoo vajayjay are back with a new album this month! New Amerykah Part Two (Return of The Ankh) is set to drop March 30th. Pop the hood for a look at the new cover art and a listen to the Madlib produced “Strawberry Incense”. Continue »

Thanks A Lot Lady Gaga, Now Nobody Wants To Wear Pants!!! Erykah Badu Performs For Jimmy Fallon In Tights!

Apparently the no pants phenomenon isn’t just confined to pop stars like Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Rihanna and Madonna — Erykah Badu brought her donk to the party while performing her first single “Window Seat” for Jimmy Fallon’s show last night. Pop the hood to watch her performance, and make sure you let us know if you are feeling her get up! Continue »