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Erykah Badu: Delivering 40 Babies, Body Imaging, New Music & Having a Sweet Vag

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The incomparable, undeniable and incredible woman that is Erykah Badu, stopped by Sway in the Morning today. Not only is she a singer-songwriter, but she’s a record producer, activist, actress, DJ — and doula!

Opening up the conversation, Sway reminisces on the first time they met in the 90’s and praising her for how far she has come. In fact, next weekend, November 29th, you can catch Ms. Badu hosting the Soul Train Awards. Not only is she hosting, but she’s also an Associate Producer with complete control of all her lines.

That same week, November 27th, she’ll also be dropping her new album, But You Can’t Use My Phone. Describing her music as “sound(ing) like a mirror” soaking in the frequency around us.

While in-studio she also opened up about being a doula. According to Google,

“a birth companion and post-birth supporter, is a nonmedical person who assists a woman before, during, and/or after childbirth, as well as her spouse and/or family, by providing physical assistance and emotional support.”

Telling us, as of today, she’s helped deliver 40 babies.

Watch below as she also weighs in on nudity, having a sweet smelling pu**y, and her new music.

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