Anita Baker Retiring
It appears that Anita Baker is throwing up the deuces, retiring from music. Sharing a photo of her vacaying, she wrote:
Lotta rumours out there. No Tour. No CD. #Retired #BeachBum #ThankUJesus
She also tweeted:
Jan 26th will celebrate my 59th BDay (lord willing) retirement was 1 of many goals/dreams #SuchaBlessing?
Baker started her career in the late 1970s with the funk band Chapter 8, Baker eventually released her first solo album, The Songstress, in 1983. In 1986, she rose to stardom following the release of her platinum-selling second album, Rapture, which included the Grammy-winning single “Sweet Love”. To date, Baker has won eight Grammy Awards and has five platinum albums and one gold album to her credit.