7 Love Lessons Learned from Erykah Badu’s 'New Amerykah Part Two (Return of the Ankh)'
Black Girls Rock 2015 honoree Erykah Badu gave all the feels when she dropped her 2010 renaissance album, "New Amerykah Part Two (Return of the Ankh)." Examining love’s changing faces, the neo-soul goddess’ fifth studio album recalls the easy-listening vibe and soul-feeding grooves of her groundbreaking debut, "Baduizm." It’s a true emo trip. Eagerly awaiting a follow-up project (throw us a bone, Erykah!), ESSENCE.com celebrates the fifth anniversary of the release of "New Amerykah Part Two" by examining seven love lessons gained once the runtime commences.