There's no question this must be excruciatingly difficult on the entire family.
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Erykah Badu is a creative one indeed!
The Grammy Award winner decided to take to the streets for a little experiment to prove hard work (sort of) pays off.
Erykah put on a little disguise, found a nice busy spot in New York's Times Square, and belted and begged for single bills and some change.
We know you're wondering, "How much did she earn??!"