*D’Angelo has gone and got himself into a heap of trouble with the law … again. According to the NY Post, the Grammy award winning R&B singer was arrested early Saturday morning after allegedly soliciting a police officer for sex.
The news outlet reports that D’Angelo, 36, whose real name is Michael Archer, was in his Range Rover at Greenwich and Horatio streets at about 2:30 a.m. when he spotted a woman he thought was a prostitute, according to sources.
He offered the officer $40 for oral sex and was immediately apprehended and charged with solicitation. Sources said the singer also had $12,000 in cash stashed in the vehicle.
At EUR press time, there has been no response fromn his management.
Over the last five years the singer has been arrested and charged with a several offenses as well as admitted to drug addiction.
HipHopDX.com says the singer is currently working on a follow up studio album to “Voodoo,” which was released in 2000. “James River,” the tentative name of the forthcoming album does not have a release date and has experienced countless delays because of his prior legal woes.