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Today, Erykah Badu turns 42! The green-eyed songstress has always had a fan in me, even before I knew what her lyrics meant. I remember hearing my brother playing “On & On” and as she crooned about being born with $3.60, I thought that her lyrics were like poetry.

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Since her last album, “New Amerykah Part 2,” I’ve been anticipating the next. Rumor has it, she’s working on Part 3. In the meantime, to honor the “20 Feet Tall” singer’s 42nd birthday, check out these awesome gifs:

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