Sony publish D’Angelo’s third album : ‘Black Messiah’ (2014)

D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’ is his third album released (fourteen years after his album ‘Vodoo’) on December 14 , 2014 by Sony.

Track Listing : 1.Ain’T That Easy (D’Angelo) – 04:49 . 2.1000 Deaths (D’Angelo) – 05:49 . 3.The Charade (D’Angelo) – 03:20 . 4.Sugah Daddy (D’Angelo) – 05:02 . 5.Really Love (D’Angelo) – 05:44 . 6.Back To The Future (Part I) (D’Angelo) – 05:22 . 7.Till It’S Done (Tutu) (D’Angelo) – 03:51 . 8.Prayer (D’Angelo) – 04:32 . 9.Betray My Heart (D’Angelo) – 05:55 . 10.The Door (D’Angelo) – 03:08 . 11.Back To The Future (Part Ii) (D’Angelo) – 02:24 . 12.Another Life (D’Angelo) – 05:58

Musicians : D’Angelo – Vocals, Guitar . Pino Palladino – Bass . James Gadson – Drums

Production : Produced By Questlove

Recorded 2000-2014.

Released On December 15, 2014 By Sony Music.

Package : Afropunk / Exposure America – Art Direction, Design . Barron Claiborne – Photography . Carine Bijlsma – Photography

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Stereogum
Every once in awhile, an artist somewhere on the R&B/soul/black music spectrum releases an album that’s simultaneously an attempt to come to grips with America, and to tell America to go fuck itself. […]

Billboard
But those inimitable clouds of backing vocals, warm and meticulously plotted, are still present, drifting pleasantly into the foreground and agreeably clogging the ears. […]

The Verge
Breaking the Voodoo curse: D’Angelo, Black Messiah, and the perils of perfection Every album cannot be a new Voodoo; hell, it’s possible he’ll never reach those highs again. I’m just happy D’Angelo is back, and apparently the rest of the internet is, too. I hope this record, whatever its flaws, means we can expect more new music from him, preferably sooner than 2028. […]

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D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]

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