A brand new D’Angelo tune will likely be featured on the soundtrack for the Western-themed motion journey video game “Red Dead Redemption 2.” Other contributors to the soundtrack, revealed immediately, embrace Willie Nelson, Josh Homme, Nas, and Rhiannon Giddens. Further contributions to the game’s Woody Jackson-composed rating come from Arca, Daniel Lanois, Colin Stetson, Queens of the Stone Age’s Jon Theodore, and extra.
D’Angelo’s tune will be heard in “Red Dead Redemption 2,” which is out now. A launch date for the standalone soundtrack has not been revealed.
The new D’Angelo monitor will mark his first new tune since 2014’s Black Messiah. Last yr, D’Angelo reissued his debut album Brown Sugar, that includes new remixes. Read about D’Angelo’s Voodoo on Pitchfork’s checklist The 200 Best Albums of the 2000s.