Anita Baker

A praised Grammy winner, Anita Baker was considered a leading talent in the music industry. Baker worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "1987 Power Hits New Year's Eve ... Read more »
Born: 01/26/1958 in Toledo, Ohio, USA

Filmography

Actor (42)

Celebration of Gospel 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Performer

Jimmy Kimmel Live 2002 - 2003, 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

2010 Soul Train Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Actor

BET Awards '11 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

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The BET Honors 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2003 Essence Music Festival 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

10th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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The 38th Annual Grammy Awards 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Performer

We're Having a Baby! 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Aretha Franklin: Going Home 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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Christmas in Washington 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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Lyrically Speaking (09/29/94) 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Sea World/Busch Gardens Party For the Planet 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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Sinatra Duets 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

The 25th Anniversary Essence Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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The 9th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Host

The American Music Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Essence Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

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The Great Ones: The National Sports Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

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Christmas in Washington 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

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In a New Light 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

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Smokey Robinson 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

The 32nd Annual Grammy Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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The 4th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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The American Music Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Host

The 31st Annual Grammy Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

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The 3rd Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

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The American Music Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Host

The Presidential Inaugural Gala 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

1987 Power Hits New Year's Eve Countdown 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The 20th Annual NAACP Image Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The 2nd Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The 30th Annual Grammy Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The 19th Annual NAACP Image Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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The 29th Annual Grammy Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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The American Music Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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Welcome Home 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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Music (1)

Mad About You 1996 - 1998, 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Theme Song Performer

Biography

A praised Grammy winner, Anita Baker was considered a leading talent in the music industry. Baker worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "1987 Power Hits New Year's Eve Countdown" "The 19th Annual NAACP Image Awards" (NBC, 1986-87) and "The 20th Annual NAACP Image Awards" (NBC, 1987-88). She also contributed to "The 29th Annual Grammy Awards" (CBS, 1986-87), "The American Music Awards" (ABC, 1986-87) and "Welcome Home" (HBO, 1986-87). In the eighties, Baker devoted her time to various credits, such as "The Songwriters Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary... The Magic of Music" (CBS, 1988-89), "Sammy Davis Jr.'s 60th Anniversary Celebration" (ABC, 1989-1990) and "Smokey Robinson" (Showtime, 1989-1990). She also worked on "The 32nd Annual Grammy Awards" (CBS, 1989-1990). Additionally, she could be seen on a variety of television specials like "Lyrically Speaking (09/29/94)" (1994-95), "Sinatra Duets" (CBS, 1994-95) and "Aretha Franklin: Going Home" (Disney, 1994-95). Most recently, Baker worked on "Celebration of Gospel" (BET, 2012-13). Baker won a Best R&B Vocal Performance, Female Grammy Award in 1986.

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