D’Angelo & The Vanguard

Retro Neo: KIRBY on How D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’ Helped Her Heal During the Pandemic

Retro-Neo is an interview series where we speak with future trailblazers of neo-soul about their connection to the genre. In… Read More

April 22, 2021

Ben Kane Reveals The Secret History Of D’Angelo’s “The Door”

Just now, Black Messiah producer and engineer Ben Kane unveiled a Kickstarter campaign to bring the fruits of a decade-plus of grueling dedication… Read More

June 29, 2016

Kendra Foster On The Roles Obama, D’Angelo & P-Funk Played In Her Musical Journey

Kendra Foster, is somebody we could listen to all day, either singing or talking about some of her amazing collaborations.… Read More

June 22, 2016

Watch D’Angelo Put A Funky Spell On “Feel Like Making Love” Live At The Sydney Opera House

Perhaps some of you folks caught our recap of D'Angelo & The Vanguard's stunning Sydney Opera House performance in the… Read More

March 22, 2016

D’Angelo & The Vanguard Invade The Sydney Opera House [Exclusive Live Photos]

We warned you that D’Angelo & The Vanguard would be bringing the funk down under this week, and now we… Read More

March 22, 2016

D’Angelo & The Vanguard Funk It Up Down Under w/ Aussie Dates Through 03/24

Photo Credit Ashleigh Reddy for OKP D'Angelo & The Vanguard are back on the road in 2016, this time spreading… Read More

March 19, 2016

Miami: Win Tickets To See D’Angelo & The Vanguard At The Fillmore!

It's summertime, folks. And D'Angelo's band is shaking foundations across the globe, as evidenced here, here and here. But if… Read More

August 20, 2015

Okayplayer’s Complete Guide To Summer Music Festivals 2015

A$AP Ferg makes 'em jump at Roots Picnic 2014, photographed by Mel D. Cole for Okayplayer. It's almost Memorial Day weekend… Read More

July 31, 2015

D’Angelo Is Bringing The Vanguard To Minneapolis’s Legendary First Avenue

The stars have finally aligned: D'Angelo has confirmed a new live date at Minneapolis's legendary Prince-christened palace of funk, First… Read More

July 6, 2015

See D’Angelo x Gary Clark, Jr.’s Legendary Forest Hills Performance Through The Eyes Of Greg Tate, Nelson George + More [Photos & Recap]

Photos by Victoria Ford for Sneakshot/Okayplayer. D'Angelo & The Funk Mob, err, The Vanguard fought off wind, heat and every other debilitating… Read More

June 24, 2015

“This is For Us” – D’Angelo & The Vanguard Bring The Second Coming To The West Coast [Exclusive Photos + Recap]

He may not have returned to a better world, but thanks to the thunderous return of D'Angelo, the world is… Read More

June 16, 2015

Watch D’Angelo & The Vanguard’s Electrifying Bonnaroo Set In Full

Y'all are in for a treat on this muggy Tuesday morning. D'Angelo & The Vanguard's full funk-loaded set from Bonnaroo… Read More

June 16, 2015

Listen To D’Angelo & The Vanguard’s Live Set From The Spotify Sessions

Way back when the Black Messiah returned to the earth to dwell amongst his d'sciples, the man they call D'Angelo conducted his very… Read More

May 12, 2015

Win Tickets To See D’Angelo & The Vanguard Live!

>>> Click here and enter to win tickets to see D'Angelo & The Vanguard live! D'Angelo & The Vanguard have slowly… Read More

May 3, 2015

D’Angelo & The Vanguard Announce ‘The Second Coming’ U.S. Tour

D'Angelo & The Vanguard have slowly but surely made their way across the pond and back again, but today, all… Read More

April 27, 2015

Okayplayer’s 15 Essential Vinyl Releases For Record Store Day 2015

Tomorrow, Saturday, April 18th is Record Store Day 2015. Or, for our purposes, the day when the time-honored act of… Read More

April 17, 2015