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Blood Orange Gives a 3-for-1 Special in Short Film feat. “With Him,” “Best to You” & “Better Numb”

Blood Orange released a nine-minute video comprised of three tracks from last year’s Freetown Sound including “With Him,” “Best to You” and “Better Numb.” The short film is self-edited and directed by Dev Hynes, along with directorial help from Luke Gilford. Empress Of makes a guest appearance to sing her part of the film’s second track “Best to You,” accompanied…

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KCRW’s 2017 World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl Lineup Includes Solange, Blood Orange and More

After winning her first Grammy and hosting the most memorable post-Grammy Wine and Grind, the show must go on. Today KCRW announced it’s line up for the 2017 World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl and our leading lady Solange will be the headlining act. Also slated to take the stage during this very special event…

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Watch Blood Orange’s Artful “Better Than Me” Visual

Blood Orange leaves us stunned once more with the latest visual for “Better Than Me.” Directed by the limitless Dev Hynes, a group of skilled dancers harmonize their motions like moving lyrics with Dev, himself, joining in. Carly Rae Jepsen, who’s the track’s featured vocalist, also makes a cameo. Like everything from the fearless trailblazer…

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Gracefully Glide Through Blood Orange’s Gorgeous “I Know” Video

Dev Hynes captivates all attention once again, showing elegance and grace from Blood Orange’s astounding album, Freetown Sound, in his new music video for “I Know.” In an ’80s styled film, the visual opens up with shots from different angles of a city that swiftly switches to Hynes in all white, luring us in crooning, “I can…

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New Merch Alert: A ‘Freetown Sound’ Themed Line From Blood Orange Is Here

Dev Hynes has been making a ton of creative noise lately. So when we heard about his latest merch drop, we we couldn’t wait to snag a few items. The inspiring visionary, known musically as Blood Orange, has released a Freetown Sound themed line of tees (both long and short sleeve), hats, lighters and vinyl.…

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Blood Orange’s “Best To You” Visual To Premiere At This Year’s NEXT FEST

Dev Hynes‘ musically charming Blood Orange is gearing up to premiere a visual for “Best To You” at Sundance Film Festival’s NEXT FEST. If unfamiliar, the annual festival is slated to honor and highlight the film and music productions of standout indie creatives – of which, Hynes is surely deserving. A cult favorite from Freetown…

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Blood Orange’s ‘Freetown Sound’ Released Early

Earlier this month, Dev Hynes released cover art for his second Blood Orange album, and just last week we told you about him sharing the 17 song tracklist via Instagram in DIY style with the scheduled release date of July 1st. Well, Hynes graciously decided to end our anxious anticipation since Blood Orange’s Freetown Sound…

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Audio: Blood Orange & Nelly Furtado, “Hadron Collider”

Last month, Blood Orange’s mastermind Dev Hynes invited surprise guests like Solange and Ratking to jam out at Harlem’s Apollo Theater at Blood Orange & Friends. One of the collaborations featured Portuguese-Canadian singer-songwriter Nelly Furtado, and the two released the studio-recorded version of their once-performed song “Hadron Collider.” The track is a delicate pop hit perfectly crafted…

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Solange Performs “Losing You” With Blood Orange At The Apollo

Blood Orange‘s Apollo show this past Saturday, December 12th, was not at all short on special guests. Dev Hynes held a stunning performance with Nelly Furtado, who he recently collaborated with on “Hadron Collider,” a track delivered especially in cassette form. He also brought out our very own boss lady Solange for her groovy hit “Losing…

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Blood Orange Croons In Honor Of Black Lives On “Sandra’s Smile”

All around talent and brilliant mind behind Blood Orange, frontman Devonté Hynes returns with his activist-friendly groove on a new somber ballad — as he is hardened with the recent tragedies concerning black lives and police brutality. “Sandra’s Smile,” inspired by the memory of Sandra Bland, is an instant tug at the heart, connecting the listener, victims, and…

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Dev Hynes Is Prepping A New Blood Orange Project

Musical genius Dev Hynes recently shared that he’s prepping new work for his next forthcoming Blood Orange project. The band’s 2013 LP, Cupid Deluxe, received constant play on my end as it was filled with diverse sonic textures such as the island-infused “Chamakay” and swooning, saxophone riddled ballad “Chosen.” Hynes has put in major work over the…

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Blood Orange’s Devonté Hynes Reviews Jazmine Sullivan’s “Reality Show” Album

A couple weeks ago we reached the end of a year in which the landscape of all that we’d known was left broken, cracks appeared fully formed, but we walked over them with an ease… feeling uncertain and comfortable with this new shape that we are now forced into getting used to… knowing full well,…

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