dangelo*Now that D’Angelo is making it known that he’s ready to funk n roll, he’s in high demand.

Earlier it was announced that he’s set to do the “Essence Music Festival” next month. Now comes word he’s doing the “BET Awards” also. His appearance at the awards will mark his first televised performance in twelve years.

After the success of his 2000 album “Voodoo,” D’Angelo stepped away from music, but the singer has been rejuvenated lately, performing at Bonnaroo’s Superjam and, as we just mentioned, lining up performances at “Essence” and the “Made in America” event in September.

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Recently, Questlove revealed D’Angelo has recorded around 30 new tracks over the past few years, expressing hope that the singer will release a new album soon.

Usher, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown and 2 Chainz are among the performers already announced for the awards show.

The “BET Awards” will air on July 1st, with Kanye West leading the way with seven nominations. Samuel L. Jackson is set as host.