Erica Abi Wright ( born February 26, 1971), known professionally as Erykah Badu ( / ˈ ɛr ɪ k ə b ɑː ˈ d uː / ), is an American singer and songwriter. 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. Her first album, Baduizm, was released in.
The minstrel show, or minstrelsy, was an American form of entertainment developed in the early 19th century. Each show consisted of comic skits, variety acts, dancing, and music performances that depicted people specifically of African descent.
Kanye Omari West ( / ˈ k ɑː n j eɪ / ; born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur and fashion designer.
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