Soul Train Awards '20: See Erykah Badu's Most Iconic Looks In Soul Train Awards History

Soul Train Awards '20: We're Highlighting Erykah Badu's Most Iconic Looks In Soul Train Awards History

Soul Train Awards '20: See Erykah Badu's Most Iconic Looks In Soul Train Awards History

We are always left speechless (and inspired!).

Published November 12th

Written by Tweety Elitou

As we countdown to the 2020 Soul Train Awards, airing November 29 at 8/9c, we are revisiting some of the most memorable fashions moments from the highly-regarded show! 

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Today, we are give you a timeline of Erykah Badu's most memorable looks at the Soul Train Awards. Without further ado, see what styles left is speechless (and inspired)!

  1. 1998: Erykah Badu has often used the Soul Train Awards to showcase her unique style.
    Erykah Badu during The 12th Annual Soul Train Music Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
    (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
  2. 1999: Daring to be different, Erykah arrived on the red carpet with a custom patchwork denim look.
    Erykah Badu during The 13th Annual Soul Train Music Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images)
    (Photo by Ron Galella/Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images)
  3. 2001: Two years later, the neo-soul pioneer stepped on the scene with some serious confidence and stylish threads.
    Erykah Badu during 15th Annual Soul Train Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
    (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
  4. 2009: Seemingly inspired by Chaka Khan, the musical star looked amazing in her Native inspired ensemble.
    ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 03:  Erykah Badu performs at the 2009 Soul Train Awards at the Georgia World Congress Center on November 3, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
    (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
  5. 2015: A real-life trendsetter, Ms. Badu left us all in awe of her statement black gown.
    attends the 2015 Soul Train Music Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Earl Gibson/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  6. 2015: How many people do you know that can rock a reconstructed denim jumper like this? We’ll wait!
    during the 2015 Soul Train Music Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Ethan Miller/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  7. 2015: The Soul Train Awards host later switched it up with this casual/sophisticated look.
    during the 2015 Soul Train Music Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Ethan Miller/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  8. 2016: This bright yellow gown and a burgundy top hat has to be one of our fave looks.
    attends the 2016 Soul Train Music Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 6, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
  9. 2016: The musical icon served up some serious vibes with her glow-in-the-dark drip!
    onstage during the 2016 Soul Train Music Awards on November 6, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Kevin Winter/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  10. 2017: Ms. Badu commanded our attention with her furry, white suit-dress hybrid by Thom Browne.
    attends the 2017 Soul Train Music Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 5, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Bryan Steffy/WireImage)
  11. 2017: Who doesn’t love a big hat moment? Spectacular!
    onstage at the 2017 Soul Train Awards, presented by BET, at the Orleans Arena on November 5, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for BET)
  12. 2017: Can we have a moment to relish in the fierceness of these shimmery platform heels?
    onstage at the 2017 Soul Train Awards, presented by BET, at the Orleans Arena on November 5, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for BET)
  13. 2018: We would be remiss if we didn’t mention this over-the-top Rick Owens ensemble!
    LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 17:  Erykah Badu attends the 2018 Soul Train Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 17, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
    (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
  14. 2018: Lastly, the entertainer styled in the crowd with her tribal-inspired fashions.
    attends the 2018 Soul Train Awards, presented by BET, on November 17, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for BET)

(Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for BET)

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