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D’Angelo Announces New Album ‘Black Messiah’

It’s been over 14 years since D’Angelo’s 2000 triumph, Voodoo, but he and The Vanguard have announced its followup, Black Messiah.

A short snippet from the album was posted online by D’Angelo’s manager and his latest album will premier this Sunday on this site.

The album itself will also debut this Sunday at a New York City listening session sponsored by Red Bull Music Academy and Afropunk.

D’Angelo has been strangely quiet since his appearance at ?uestlove at Bonnaroo’s 2012 Superjam in addition to other festivals and a tour with Mary J. Blige, but he recently announced a European tour under the title ‘The Second Coming Tour.’

Below is the snippet from Black Messiah

Tour dates:

02-11 Zurich, Switzerland – Kaufleuten
02-12 Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Hugenottenhalle
02-14 Berlin, Germany – Columbiahalle
02-16 Paris, France – Palais Des Congres
02-17 Birmingham, England – Academy
02-18 Manchester, England – Apollo
02-20 London, England – Apollo
02-24 Hamburg, Germany – Docks
02-27 Oslo, Norway – Sentrum Scene
02-28 Stockholm, Sweden – Annex
03-02 Amsterdam, Holland – Paradiso
03-06 Cologne, Germany – Tanzbrunnen
03-07 Brussels, Belgium – Forest National