Tagged: Erykah Badu


The Best of the Met Gala Red Carpet: Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kimye and More

After last year’s overly campy punk-themed Met ball, painfully without a wink of irony, chairwoman Anna Wintour and her crew revised their strategy. This year, male attendees were required to wear white tie attire and … read more »

POSTED May 6, 2014 11:48AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Video: Erykah Badu “The Healer” (Live at The FADER FORT Presented by Converse)

Beloved neo-soul singer Erykah Badu, who appeared on the cover of The FADER in 2001, performed at The FADER FORT Presented by Converse tonight, opening with a 900% soothing rendition of “The Healer,” in which … read more »

POSTED March 15, 2014 11:46PM IN FADER EVENTS, FADER FORT, Fort Video TAGS: ,

Erykah Badu to Perform at The FADER FORT Presented by Converse

This just in: Erykah Badu, the neo-soul icon who graced the cover of a very different-looking The FADER in 2001, is set to perform tomorrow at The FADER FORT Presented by Converse. She’ll be joining … read more »

POSTED March 14, 2014 12:30PM IN FADER FORT, Featured - FADERFORT Comments (2) TAGS: ,
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Erykah Badu Models Givenchy for Vogue Italia

Since Riccardo Tisci announced that Erykah Badu is the new face of Givenchy, the singer has been laying low, hopefully working on the followup to New Amerykah, Part Two (Return of the Ankh). But she’s … read more »

POSTED March 7, 2014 11:08AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , ,

Erykah Badu Models In Givenchy’s Spring Ad Campaign

In one of the better artist-brand pairings of the season, neo-soul icon Erykah Badu has been tapped by Givenchy to model for their spring campaign. Riccardo Tisci, the fashion house head, is no stranger to … read more »

POSTED December 11, 2013 11:36AM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: ,

FADER Cover Stars Killed the Red Carpet at the BET Awards

Last night’s BET Awards had a number of former FADER cover stars on its red carpet, including current queen of our Summer Music issue Ciara, who also premiered her new music video and performed with … read more »

POSTED July 1, 2013 11:00AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Stream: Janelle Monáe f. Erykah Badu, “Q.U.E.E.N.”

Update 5/1/2013: Watch the black, white and gold “Q.U.E.E.N.” video, directed by Alan Ferguson. ———— Even if it makes others uncomfortable/ I will love who I am is the thesis of “Q.U.E.E.N.,” the first single … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2013 11:02AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Stream Flying Lotus’ Album Until The Quiet Comes

On his past releases, Flying Lotus’ main trick was sensory overload. He’d pile loops on top of each other, dueling drumbeats would collide, and the first five times you listened to any song, you’d usually … read more »

POSTED September 24, 2012 10:08AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,
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Flying Lotus Releases Short Film in Advance of New LP

Viral album trailers seem to be becoming increasingly popular, but why not go the extra mile and actually shoot a short film? Brainfeeder founder and LA beat scene leader Flying Lotus has a record coming … read more »

POSTED September 6, 2012 6:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

NYC: Afro-Punk Festival, August 25-26

Update 8/24/2012: We’ve got two pairs of VIP Afro-Punk tickets to give away. Enter to win by leaving your full name, real email address and favorite video by an Afro-Punk artist in the comments. Afro-Punk … read more »

POSTED August 21, 2012 12:57PM IN OTHER EVENTS Comments (31) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,