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Two years after D'Angelo brought the organic sound and emotional passion of R&B to the hip-hop world with 1995's Brown Sugar, Erykah Badu's debut performed a similar feat. While D'Angelo looked back to the peak of smooth '70s soul, though, Badu sang with a grit and bluesiness reminiscent of her heroes, Nina Simone and Billie Holiday. On & On and Appletree the first two songs on Baduizm, illustrated her talent at singing soul with the qualities of jazz. With a… read more

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  • rating 8.5/10
  • já cheguei a pensar que o Amerykah part II seria melhor. mas definitivamente, Baduizm é um álbum atemporal, incomparável...
  • Still think its her best...
  • 17th anniversary today. Great album.
  • Love this more than my own life
  • I first heard this playing in a quaint record store and now I'm obsessed, the beats on the A-side killed me
  • ★★★★★
  • <33
  • Baduizm is my favorite album by Erykah Badu. I'm actually not diggin' the other albums.
  • can't believe how fresh this album still sounds. Utter classic

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