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“Te va (a) encantar” - is “a” necessary?

Is the "a" necessary when using "ir a" to convey future meaning? Google gives 17m results for "te va a encantar" but also 1.5m for "te va encantar". Does this rule vary according to formality?
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“ir a «infinitive»” vs. future tense

There are two ways to indicate a future action, ir a Ā«infinitiveĀ» and the future tense. How do I decide which to use when? Is one form more common when spoken or in writing? Is there a regional ...