The late '90s were good to Erykah Badu -- she had a bunch of hits, starred in some flicks ... so maybe that's why she was rockin' her best 1998 henna tattoos in Miami on Thursday.The 42-year-old mother of three debuted her latest highlighted…
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As in, they throw the bones on the ground. They also: twerk in the mirror, dance alone late at night, wear shades, and love who they are, according to Janelle Monae's new free-spirit woman-power single, "Q.U.E.E.N." Erykah Badu chips in on vocals (and also on message: "Q.U.E.E.N. was inspired by ... More »
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Late last month, we heard the first taste of Janelle Monáe's second album — The Electric Lady, due out this fall — and it was hardly your standard hype-building fare. "Q.U.E.E.N." is a self-empowering soul-funk workout featuring a beguiling guest turn by fellow iconoclast Erykah Badu...
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Blood nudity and totally bonkers special effects It's the essential combination for every weird Flaming Lips video and their new clip for "Ashes in the Air" has all of that – and some cannibalism too The song featuring Bon Iver comes from the Lips' 2012 double-LP of collaborations The Flaming Lips...
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On April 22 American R&B and soul musician Janelle Monáe debuted her new single "Q.U.E.E.N." featuring Erykah Badu on Atlantic Records' SoundCloud page. The single is just over five minutes...
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Tyler, the Creator really, really loves N.E.R.D. So feel free to wish the guy a big congrats on getting Pharrell Williams on his upcoming album Wolf. Pharrell appears on a track called "IFHY" ("if...you...hate...you"? "I flip hats, yo"?), while two more of the Odd Future front man's favorites, Erykah Badu and Stereolab's ... More »
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The Flaming Lips have entered the Queens covers game in distinctive Flaming Lips fashion. On Tuesday, SPIN will be streaming Puscifer's Donkey Punch the Night EP (due out on February 19), which features the Maynard James Keenan-led band's towering, impeccable, but mostly faithful rendition
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My earliest memory of Erykah Badu takes me back to 1997, when my older brother Daryl would light up incense and blast her debut album "Baduizm" (I'm sure to woo some girl). While the overly-fragrant smoke and jazzy-soulful sounds were enough to put me in a trance, I was mostly intrigued by Badu's colorful head wraps and matching spaghetti strap dresses. Before the kids and...
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