As a singer/songwriter, Erykah debut release, "Baduizm", from conception, almost entirely hers, "Baduizm", generated chart status in 1997. Receiving universal critical praise and allowed her to receive her first Grammy Award as "Best R&B Female Performer".
Erykah Badu has a divine sound that cannot be easily forgotten. From her wonderful divine presence on stage, her mesmerizing eyes, and full independence as a woman who is in love with the music she makes. Erykah Badu is the songwriter of a new generation of unadulterated the sounds we love.