"The album is pretty much 97% done. He’s just finishing his lyrics now. He needs somebody to smack him and take the record away from him because it’s pretty much finished. For all intents and purposes, this album is the black version of [The Beach Boys’] Smile— at best, it will go down in the Smile/There’s a Riot Goin’ On/Miles Davis’ On the Corner category."
— ?uestlove sets the bar pretty high for D’Angelo’s forever-awaited follow-up to Voodoo.