Watch D'Angelo's Bonnaroo Performance [VIDEO]
11 months ago
The singer re-emerges
D'Angelo surprised fans late last night when he took the stage at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. It was his first appearance on a stage in the U.S. since 2000.
The long-time reclusive star was joined by members of the Roots, Parliament Funkadelic and The Time.
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson introduced the star: "I've been waiting 12 years to say this -- ladies and gentlemen, D'Angelo!" as the crowd roared.
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The jam session covered the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin, but no new music.
D'Angelo's spoke only once, near the end of the night, when he shouted: "Do y'all want us to go home yet?"
The performance served as a prelude to an appearance at July's Essence Music Festival and Jay-Z's Made in America concert in Philadelphia this coming September. D'Angelo is also embarking on a European tour.