Watch Erykah Badu Tell Tyrese To Put His Phone Down While Performing “Phone Down”

The unwritten rule is you listen to what Erykah Badu says when she speaks, so when FatBellyBella says put your phone down, it would behoove you to put your phone down, but for whatever reason, Tyrese didn’t get that memo.

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As the host of Sunday nught’s Soul Train Awards, Ms Badu performed her newest hit “Phone Down” in front of a studio audience of her peers. Yet, while sitting in the front row, Tyrese thought it was okay to make a call.

Badu, who as we all know “is sensitive about her sh*t” stopped her performance, called Tyrese out and then confiscated his phone, because well…the song is called “Phone Down”

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Watch the hilarious exchange below.