Erykah Badu Similar Artists

Jill Scott - 100% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Dance Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

4 April 1972, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. This modern R&B singer toured with the Roots and Erykah Badu before embarking on a solo career, after striking a recording contract with the Hidden Beach label. Her other credits include co-writing the Roots’ Grammy Award-winning single ‘You Got Me’, writing and contributing vocals on Common’s acclaimed 2 Read more

D'Angelo - 72% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

Lauryn Hill - 65% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

25 May 1975, South Orange, New Jersey, USA. The multi-talented Hill originally balanced an acting career, which included a cameo in the Whoopi Goldberg vehicle Sister Act 2: Back In The Habit, with her degree course and membership of the Fugees. The trio, comprising Hill and rappers Pras and Wyclef Jean, shot to hip-hop super stardom when their second album The Score became Read more

Maxwell - 49% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: R&B / Soul
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Bilal - 43% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Bilal Sayeed Oliver, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. This talented R&B singer-songwriter and keyboard player received formal training in voice and jazz and big band arrangements at the Mannes Music Conservatory in New York. Back in Philadelphia he was encouraged to become a recording artist by brothers Fa and Damu Mtume, founders of the Moyo Entertainment label. Relocat Read more

Floetry - 43% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Before even having a record in the stores, the members of the UK-bred neo-soul duo Floetry, singers Marsha Ambrosius and Natalie Stewart, were already songwriting veterans, having penned songs for renowned figures such as Michael Jackson, Glenn Lewis, Bilal, and Jill Scott, among others. Ambrosius and Stewart first met as members of different London, England-based basketball te Read more

Angie Stone - 42% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs

Angela Laverne Brown, 30 January 1961, Columbia, South Carolina, USA. This gospel-trained soul singer endured a difficult childhood before moving to New York in her late teens. Reinventing herself as Angie B. she joined the mid-80s prototype female rap trio Sequence, a group who were too far ahead of their time to break into the male-dominated hip-hop market. Subsequent gigs Read more

Georgia Anne Muldrow - 37% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Robert Glasper - 36% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Jazz Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs CDs

Aaliyah - 34% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Dance R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Aaliyah Dana Haughton, 16 January 1979, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, d. 25 August 2001, Marsh Harbour, Abaco Island, Bahamas, West Indies. Although she grew up in Detroit, Michigan, Aaliyah pronounced Ah-Lee-Yah (‘highest, most exalted one’ in Swahili), initially came to attention as part of the ‘new jill swing’ movement in the mid-90s. Her ear Read more

Common - 34% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Lonnie Rashied Lynn Jnr., 13 March 1972, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Originally recording under the expanded pseudonym Common Sense, Lynn is one of the more enlightened contemporary rappers, proffering a heady mix of verbiage and syncopated hip-hop rhythms. He made his debut in 1992 with Can I Borrow A Dollar?, a series of tracts on consumer identity with the occasional lapse in Read more

Amel Larrieux - 33% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. Perhaps best known as the singer for the short-lived mid-90s R&B outfit, Groove Theory, Amel Larrieux has also lent her vocal talents to recordings by several renowned outfits, in addition to launching a solo career shortly after the dawn of the twenty-first century.Larrieux was raised in Manhattan, in an a Read more

The Roots - 33% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

India.Arie - 32% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

India Arie Simpson, 3 October 1975, Denver, Colorado, USA. This Atlanta, Georgia, USA-based singer-songwriter made an immediate impact on the neo-soul scene with the release of her debut Acoustic Soul in March 2001. Her parents named her India in honour of Mahatma Gandhi, with her mother adding Arie (Hebrew for ‘lion’). The singer later added the web-style dot to g Read more

Mos Def - 32% match to Erykah Badu

Genres: Urban & Rap
View Artist: Overview Songs DVDs Blu-ray CDs

Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday - Friday: 7am-10pm, Saturday: 9am-9pm, Sunday: 10am-8pm (Eastern Time)