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D’Angelo will take part in the next Verzuz

He’ll go up against “Friends” on February 27.

February 15, 2021
D’Angelo will take part in the next Verzuz D'Angelo performs live for fans at the 2016 Byron Bay Bluesfest on March 24, 2016 in Byron Bay, Australia.   Mark Metcalfe/Getty

D’Angelo has been confirmed as a guest at the next Verzuz event. The R&B singer will take part in the livestream series on February 27, though his opponent has yet to be revealed. At the time of writing he is billed as going head-to-head with an unconfirmed group of "friends."

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The latest Verzuz will be recorded at Harlem’s Apollo Theater and will be broadcast on Instagram live from 8 p.m. Eastern. After being launched by Timbaland and Swizz Beatz during early 2020, Verzuz is now in its second season.Battles in the past few months have included Gucci Mane vs Jeezy, E-40 vs Too Short, and Ashanti vs Keyshia Cole.

D’Angelo’s most recent album is 2014’s Black Messiah. In 2019 he contributed music to the soundtrack for video game Red Dead Redemption 2 and also appeared on Rapsody's album Eve.

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D’Angelo will take part in the next Verzuz