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Erykah Badu (born Erica Abi Wright on February 26, 1971 in Dallas, Texas) is an American R'n'B/neo-soul artist whose work crosses over into jazz. She is best known for her singles You Got Me her collaboration with The Roots, as well as her own songs Tyrone, Love Of My Life, On & On, Bag Lady, The Healer, Honey and Soldier. Her lyrics are highly personal urban philosophy which throw emotional challenges in the face of the listener. She weaves unusual musical influences together creating a rich texture of sound.
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- LyricsOh my, my, my
I'm feelin' high
My money's gone
I'm all alone
Too much to see
- LyricsSo, presently
I'm standing here right now
You're so demanding
Tell me what you want from me
- LyricsNow what am I supposed to do
When I want you in my world?
But how can I want you for myself
When I'm already someone's girl?
- LyricsDidn't cha know
I'm trying to decide
Which way to go
- LyricsI'd like to dedicate this to all the Creator's righteous children
I have some food in my bag for you
Not the edible food, the food you eat, no
I have some food for thought, since knowledge is infinite
It has infinitely fell on me, so, umm
- The Healer - (3:59) - 25,378 plays
- Certainly - (4:43) - 21,300 plays
- Bag Lady - (5:45) - 22,301 plays
- Gone Baby, Don't Be Long - (4:40) - 19,208 plays
- 4 Leaf Clover - (4:35) - 17,029 plays