Anita Baker

Anita Baker

American singer-songwriter
Strong, sensual alto who virtually defined soul's quiet storm and achieved strong success in sales and awards.
BornJanuary 26, 1958
HometownToledo, Ohio, United States of America
Net worth$40 million
Height4'11" (1.50m)
SpouseWalter Bridgeforth (m 1988 - 2008)
ChildrenEdward Carlton Bridgforth , Walter Baker Bridgforth
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Top Stories

Anita Baker thanks Chance the Rapper for helping her regain master recordings

  • Anita Baker has publicly thanked Chance the Rapper for helping her regain her master recordings. The Sweet Love singer gave a shout-out to Chance during a gig staged at The Venetian in Las Vegas on Saturday night. In a clip posted on Twitter, Anita can be heard saying, “You should say hello to a friend of mine by way of the music industry and by way of helping me, helping me to get a hold and ownership of my master recordings.” She then points to Chance, who stands up within the audience. Follow

Videos

Taylor Swift congratulates Legend Anita Baker on reclaiming the rights on master recordings

Taylor Swift has congratulated soul legend Anita Baker on reclaiming the rights to her master recordings.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

A Very Soul Train Valentine's Day 2017
A Very Soul Train Valentine's Day 2017
2017
Celebration of Gospel 2013
Celebration of Gospel 2013
2013

Albums

Giving You the Best That I Got
Giving You the Best That I Got
1988
Songstress
Songstress
1983
Rhino Hi-Five: Anita Baker
Rhino Hi-Five: Anita Baker
2007
Sweet Love [Single]
Sweet Love [Single]
1986
Lately
Lately
2012
Original Album Series
Original Album Series
2011
Night of Rapture [DVD]
Night of Rapture [DVD]
2007
Rapture Live
Rapture Live
2007
Christmas Fantasy
Christmas Fantasy
2005
You're My Everything
You're My Everything
2005
My Everything
My Everything
2004
Night of Rapture Live
Night of Rapture Live
2004
Best of Anita Baker
Best of Anita Baker
2002
Sweet Love: The Very Best of Anita Baker
Sweet Love: The Very Best of Anita Baker
2002
Rhythm of Love
Rhythm of Love
1994
Compositions
Compositions
1990
Sweet Love
Sweet Love
1989
Same Ole Love (365 Days a Year)
Same Ole Love (365 Days a Year)
1986