Erykah Badu (born Erica Abi Wright), American singer-songwriter, record producer, & actress. Called the First Lady of Neo-Soul or the Queen of Neo-Soul, she is known for her role in the rise of neo soul music. Her voice has been compared to that of jazz great Billie Holiday, and her music uses elements from R&B, hip-hop & jazz. Her hits include On & On, Tyrone, Otherside of the Game, Bag Lady, Window Seat, Honey, & Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop). She has won 4 Grammys and sold 7M…
Marsha Ambrosius, British singer-songwriter, producer and former member of the neo-soul duo, Floetry. In addition to writing for Floetry, she co-wrote Michael Jackson's Butterflies hit single, as well as wrote/produced for Alicia Keys, Jamie Foxx, Mario, Fabolous, Wale and others. Her solo hits include Hope She Cheats on You (With a Basketball Player), Cold War and Far Away.
Tamia Marilyn Hill, and known professionally as Tamia, is a Grammy-nominated Canadian R and B singer-songwriter whose music spans several genres: R and B, neo soul, hip hop soul, pop, gospel, jazz, and soft rock.
Erica Abi Wright (born February 26, 1971), better known by her stage name Erykah Badu, is a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, record producer, activist and actress. Her work includes elements from R, hip hop and jazz. She is best known for her role in the rise of the neo soul sub-genre, and for her eccentric, cerebral musical stylings and sense of fashion. She is known as the "First Lady of Neo-Soul" or the "Queen of Neo-Soul".