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D’Angelo’s ‘Brown Sugar’ Album Gets Reissue in Double Disc Format

In 1995 when D’Angelo‘s debut LP was originally released, I was way too young to understand how important the project was. Fast forward two decades and it’s not only a staple in my music library, but a timeless album that has had major influence in the artistry of some of today’s best musicians and singers.…

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D’Angelo Gives A Heart Rendering Performance of Prince’s “Sometimes It Snows in April”

Grammy award winning singer-songwriter D’Angelo has never hid his admiration for the late & great legend Prince. He’s covered Prince’s “She’s Always In My Hair,” paid homage to him on “Untitled (How Does It Feel),” and sampled his drums on “Africa.” He also performed a rendition of “New Position” with The Roots member Questlove at the Brooklyn Bowl…

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Stream BJ The Chicago Kid’s Tribute EP To D’Angelo’s “Untitled”

  The 16th anniversary of  Neo Soul icon D’Angelo’s “Untitled,”  just passed and to commemorate the esteemed album Voodoo and hit single, the soulful windy city crooner BJ The Chicago Kid has gifted fans with a 3-track EP which includes covers of “(She’s) Always In My Hair”, “Send It On” and of course the classic “Untitled (How…

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Wondaland’s Roman GianArthur Covers D’Angelo & Radiohead On New EP

Following the highly successful Eephus Tour with fellow Wondaland Records artists, Roman GianArthur thanks fans with a short EP entitled OK Lady. Within the six tracks, Roman blends the sounds of D’Angelo with those of Radiohead. Despite the tracks being covers, he makes each one his own with his unique stylings. In case you missed the collective…

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D’Angelo Discusses The Digital Age, Musical Influences, and More In First Televised Interview In Over A Decade

Legendary soul crooner D’Angelo recently shed light on his upbringing and early artistry in his first televised interview in over a decade. Through an intimate discussion with Tavis Smiley, we learn of D growing up within the church, the influence he’s gained through Prince’s nostalgic, funk driven sound, and how the digital age has transformed…

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Q-Tip Chops It Up With D’Angelo And Dials Up Andre 3000 On Beats 1 Radio Show

On the latest installment of his Apple Music Beats 1 station “Abstract Radio,” hip-hop pioneer Q-Tip dials up D’Angelo for a brief chatter about music greats including Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, Sly Stone, and more. In a 3-way attempt, the two dialed in Andre 3000 to join in, except Andre was tied up in the…

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D’Angelo To Debut His First Television Interview In Over A Decade

D’Angelo has been quite elusive for the past few months, but the legendary crooner has reemerged recently to premiere his first television interview in over a decade. This week the soul star will appear exclusively on The Tavis Smiley Show in the first of a two-part installment with the second installment airing Thursday. According to…

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D’Angelo, Ledisi, Aloe Blacc, And More To Pay Tribute To Bill Withers At Carnegie Hall

Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame’s recent inductee Bill Withers will be at the center of another honorary tribute to his legacy. An all-star lineup including D’Angelo, Ed Sheeran, Aloe Blacc, Ledisi, and more will gather at Carnegie Hall on October 1st to recreate his classic 1973 album Live At Carnegie Hall. General admission tickets…

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James Blake Mixes D’Angelo, Chaka Khan, Lil’ Wayne And More For New BBC Radio

If any artist has an eclectic ear for music, it would have to be UK crooner James Blake. Although he never disappoints, Blake recently returned to his BBC Radio 1 Residency last night alongside Klaus, Airhead, Mr Assister and Dan Foat and gave a full on jam session. Boasting tracks from D’Angelo, Stevie Wonder, and…

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D’Angelo & Legendary Bobby Seale Discuss Political Protests

D’Angelo recently found himself in the presence of one of his heroes, Bobby Seale, the co-foundor of the Black Panther Party alongside Huey Newton in 1966. D’Angelo and Seale united with the New York Times to give their view points on political protests, music, and awareness. View quotables from the editorial below and be sure…

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D’Angelo May Have More New Music On The Way

Ever since his surprising return, I personally have not been able miss more than a few days of swooning off into the composed sounds of D’Angelo. While his comeback album Black Messiah released in December of last year, the sultry crooner recently opened up about the project for the first time with Rolling Stone. While…

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Frank Ocean, Morrissey, D’Angelo, Solange & More To Perform At This Year’s FYF Fest

This year’s FYF Fest will be filled with stellar performances and will kick off with three gifted-voiced crooners as headliners. Taking place August 22nd and 23rd at Los Angeles’ Sports Arena and Exposition Park, the festival will be headlined by Frank Ocean and Morrissey alongside D’Angelo and the Vanguard. Fans will also be excited to…

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