*
BJ The Chicago Kid Pays Tribute To D’Angelo With Cover EP The soul singer sends it on to fans with this free mix.

Jayohh // REVOLT

Jan 4, 2016

D’Angelo’s music and influence has aspired so many R&B artists who have came after. Responsible for creating a genre of soul and electric funk with Voodoo and most recently Black Messiah, D’Angelo’s unforgettable classic “Untitled (How Does It Feel)” celebrates its 16-year anniversary with a special tribute project from one of his R&B descendants BJ The Chicago Kid.

The Windy City crooner and multi-talented musician, shares a short EP with his own arrangements of some of D’Angelo’s most praised recordings. Produced by Jarius “JMO” Mozee, BJ takes his soul-take on “Always In My Hair,” “Send It On,” and of course “Untitled (How Does It Feel).”

"His musicality is beyond this world," BJ The Chicago Kid said regarding D'Angelo via press release. "I had to celebrate his genius by paying homage to his legacy while he continues to kill the game and make great music. It's a new year and there's no better way to start it off than taking it back to where it all began for me. This is real ​soul/​R&B."

And to no surprise, BJ did D’Angelo good. Like, really good. Stream the celebratory EP below.

RelatedBeyoncé Belts Out A Prince Cover Tribute For Nicki MinajBey is the queenKymmi CeeKanye West To Possibly Cover Tribute Album For David Bowie"One of my most important inspirations." Shante' MeridaHaim Pay Tribute To Prince With "I Would Die 4 U" Cover, Debut Two New SongsThe sister trio is back on the road. Shante' Merida'A Tribute: Harry Belafonte'Public figures and private citizens pay tribute to Belafonte's activism, art, humanitarianism, and heroism.Revolt12017 REVOLT Music ConferenceWe honor Queen Latifah as Lauryn, SZA, & more perform.2Ten years later: Kanye West's 'Graduation' is his career-defining albumFoundation for his legacy.3Watch this rare Jay-Z 'Blueprint'-era interviewRecorded shortly before the album dropped in 2001.4Interview | Tove LoOn flashing, female youth, honest songwriting, and more..5Kanye West's 'Graduation' vs. 50 Cent's 'Curtis'Revisiting the greats on their 10th anniversary.6Day N Night 2017 | The ultimate recapThe photos, performances, and moments you missed7Interview | MC HammerOn Tupac & Prince friendships, JAY-Z beef & more8Fabolous's 'Ghetto Fabolous' is imperfect, but undeniable An underrated debut.9'Drink Champs' | Tech N9neOn his first rhyme, uncategorizable music, and independent label.10Interview | BOSCOOn the standout tracks from 'b.', being a multifaceted woman, and