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documentary brings Black women to the forefront in a celebration of love and he recently reflected on a personal memory about having his first encounter with unconditional love during his relationship with Neo Soul songstress Erykah Badu.
), is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, disc jockey, activist, and actress.
Badu's career began after opening a show for D'Angelo in 1994 in Fort Worth; record label executive Kedar Massenburg was highly impressed with her performance and signed her to Kedar Entertainment. New Amerykah Part Two was released in 2010 and fared well both critically and commercially.
By the age of 14, Badu was free-styling for a local radio station alongside such talent as Roy Hargrove.
Many people believe that both of the men acquired a very, umm, eccentric style after dating Erykah. ” Erykah, mother of three, must’ve caught wind of the rapper’s remarks because she took to Twitter on Sunday, May 18 to share a bedroom secret with the ladies. Even rapper 50 Cent, who has linked up with Vivica Fox, Ciara, and Chelsea Handler, is cautious about dating the singer. In a recent interview, he compared Erykah to pop singer Rihanna, claiming that both women leave men ‘looking like they were the girls’ and upon a break-up, Erykah’s exes ‘come back different.’ The G-Unit founder concluded his remarks, questioning Rihanna and Erykah’s bedroom tricks. And as far as dating another celebrity, the rapper says he’d rather date a teacher, journalist, or someone else who isn’t in the public eye.“I remember when I was in a relationship with Erykah she was really adamant about not putting ourselves on display,” Common said. And I think for people to do it—Hey, I don’t have a problem with it, but I think you kinda gotta live your life naturally.Responding to a question about which experience with a Black woman -- aside from his mother -- marked a turning point in his life, the talented Chicago lyricist spoke fondly of his time with Ms. RELATED: #Throwback Thursday: Relive Erykah Badu & Common's 'Love of My Life' "Well, that definitely was my relationship with Erykah," he told ESSENCE during a chat about the RELATED: Common Advocates Electing a Female President, Voices Support for Hillary Clinton A union that seemed a perfect pairing from the outside looking in, Common says falling for Erykah was an organic happening that helped shape his perception of what it really means to love a Black woman unconditionally.