D’Angelo and the Legacy of Voodoo (with Faith Pennick)

Released Tuesday, 31st March 2020
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In the year 2000, D'Angelo released Voodoo—with some help from Questlove, Angie Stone, Raphael Saadiq, and a band of jazz veterans—an album that has cast a long shadow with its unique sound of stripped-down soul, Faith Pennick, who literally wrote the book on the record, joins to break how D'Angelo broke the "shiny suit" regime of R&B, explore how he conjured the spirits of J Dilla, Prince, and Roberta Flack, and consider how one video almost derailed his career.
Check out D'Angelo's Voodoo by Faith Pennick, from Bloomsbury's 33 1/3 Series

Songs discussed:
  • D'Angelo - The Line, The Root, Spanish Joint, Chicken Grease, Untitled (How Does it Feel)
  • Rev JC Burnett - Amazing Grace
  • Prince - Kiss
  • Justin Timberlake - Damn Girl
  • Thundercat - Them Changes
  • Slum Village - CB4
  • Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola - There Used to be a Nightclub There
  • Roy Hargrove - Strasbourg / St. Denis
  • Solange - Cranes in the Sky

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