Erykah Badu

Role Lecturer

Academy Year 2011

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Madrid 2011

The reigning queen of soul talks about her big break, Dilla, and the continued evolution of her sound.

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Rescued From The Fire #27: Erykah Badu

Welcome to a special video edition of the Rescued From The Fire series filmed during the 2011 Academy in Madrid. For our 27th episode, none other than Ms. Erykah Badu explains the album she would pull from the flames if, God forbid, a pizza box ever got left in the oven.
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Video: Erykah Badu And Friends At Madrid Academy 2011

From Amerykah straight to the heart of Madrid! During Red Bull Music Academy 2011, Erykah Badu curated a special night at Teatro Circo Price, featuring some like-minded artists who have helped her mould the sound of modern-day soul music – including Academy alumni, Jamie Woon and Hudson Mohawke. See what happened.
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