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20 Reasons Why D'Angelo's Magic Will Never Run Out

What's 14 years to a soul god? *clutches chest*

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5. So when Black Messiah dropped, understandably the public couldn't contain itself.

#BlackMessiah has arrived… @itunesmusic http://t.co/RjamYtXf6I

D'Angelo@TheDangeloFollow

#BlackMessiah has arrived… @itunesmusic http://t.co/RjamYtXf6I

1:31 AM - 15 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. You know you're the man when J. Cole would rather promote your album than the one he put out LAST WEEK.

What up Atlanta. I'm trying to get lunch with somebody right now. If you at work I'll bring you lunch. YOU GOTTA HAVE D'ANGELO ALBUM THOUGH.

J. Cole@JColeNCFollow

What up Atlanta. I'm trying to get lunch with somebody right now. If you at work I'll bring you lunch. YOU GOTTA HAVE D'ANGELO ALBUM THOUGH.

11:34 AM - 15 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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13. Even when you can't understand what he's saying, you understand EVERYTHING he's saying.

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14. He keeps live instrumentation alive, and brought the Rhodes electric piano back to the forefront of soul music.

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The warm Rhodes sound has been used in most modern soul and hip-hop, from Erykah Badu and J Dilla to Common and SZA.

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