Erykah Badu - Erykah Badu To Release A Mixtape
Soul singer Erykah Badu is stepping behind the decks to produce her first mixtape and she has promised the project will "melt any DJ's face off".
The Bag Lady hitmaker told revellers at the Los Angeles Film Festival this week (beg20Jun11) she is preparing for the release of her inaugural dance project next month (Jul11) under the pseudonym DJ Lo Down Loretta Brown, according to Billboard.com.
She is celebrating her new career as a mixmaster by DJing for revellers at the Key Club in Hollywood on Friday (24Jun11) and at Bet's pre-awards dinner on Saturday (25Jun11).
Badu attended the film festival to present a screening of Ricky Gervais' 2009 movie The Invention of Lying.