Grammys 2016: D’Angelo Nabs Best R&B Album Grammy for ‘Black Messiah’
D'Angelo and the Vanguard's triumphant Black Messiah earned the Grammy Award for Best R&B Album at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards and "Really Love" earned Best R&B Song honors.
Black Messiah won raves with the album was released at the end of 2014 and the accolades for the mercurial singer-songwriter haven't stopped coming. His big Grammy night is a culmination for what has been a stellar return for the musician who hadn't released a studio album since 2000s also-acclaimed Voodoo. This particular album also touched on themes such as racism and black struggle; especially timely given the tenor of the times.