The Evolution of Erykah Badu

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Neo Queen

With two multiplatinum albums under her belt, Badu became the poster child for the neo-soul movement, a sub-genre pushed by then Universal executive Kedar Massenburg. In addition to "Queen of Neo-Soul," Badu is sometimes referred to as the "First Lady of Neo-Soul."

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