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Audio: Frank Ocean, “Provider”

It’s been a really lucky 12 months for Frank Ocean fans. Since he shared the impeccably composed Endless and Blonde albums last August, he’s also been generously dropping self-contained tracks via his blonded RADIO show on Beats 1. The latest is a beachy new jam titled “Provider.” Atop mellow vibes in the track’s production, Frank’s…

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Tyler, The Creator Brought Out Friends Frank Ocean & A$AP Rocky At NYC Show

At a surprise NYC show tonight, the Flower Boy himself, Tyler, The Creator, brought out special guests and friends Frank Ocean and A$AP Rocky! In celebration of his recent album release, Tyler performed “Where This Flower Blooms” with Frank and “Who Dat Boy” with Rocky. Catch clips below from what appears to have been a…

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Audio: Tyler, The Creator, “911/Mr. Lonely” Feat. Frank Ocean

Tyler, The Creator extends a love plea in his latest single “911/Mr. Lonely” and while we’re always down for new tunes from the west coast’s cool kid, this one is twice as nice since it features our elusive fave Frank Ocean. Like only he can, Tyler blends wonky and romantic in this heavy-hitting 2 for…

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James Blake Covered Frank Ocean’s “Godspeed” + More from FORM Arcosanti

This weekend in Arizona, FORM Arcosanti festival goers enjoyed lovely performances filled with beautiful energy from our very own Solange, James Blake, KING, Kelela, Kelsey Lu and more. One standout moment included James Blake’s unexpected cover of Frank Ocean’s “Godspeed.” In a beautiful, stripped down arrangement, Blake sat a piano during his set as he…

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Michael McDonald Adores Thundercat And Would Like To Work With Frank Ocean

The living legend Michael McDonald has his sights on collaborating with Frank Ocean and has come to love Thundercat even going as far as admitting to how flattered he was for being acknowledged as one of his musical influences. McDonald has created pure magic with Patti LaBelle, The Winans, Aretha Franklin and most recently he…

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Frank Ocean’s “Lens” Cover Art Reminiscent of Kerry James Marshall’s ‘A Portrait of the Artist as a Shadow of His Former Self’

What you see is never what you get when it comes to Frankie O. Not only is it all apart of his charm but it’s what I love most about him as an artist. After dropping two versions of “Lens”  over the weekend, a twitter user noticed a similarity in the accompanying cover art, and The Fader…

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Audio: Frank Ocean, “Lens” Feat. Travis Scott

Frank Ocean‘s blonded RADIO show is already a huge blessing considering how much more of his presence is felt through it, but it’s also been the courier for the elusive crooner’s surprise singles. At the end of last night’s episode, Ocean shared the hypnotizing “Lens.” A spacey jam, Frank’s tuneful sorcery surfs a mellow tide,…

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Audio: Frank Ocean, “Biking” Feat. Jay Z & Tyler, The Creator

The third episode of Frank Ocean’s Beats 1 show, blonded RADIO, came with a few choice cuts from Rae Sremmurd, Young Thug, Rihanna, and Kehlani, along with an eclectic mix featuring rising talents like Starrah and Maleek Berry. Patty LaBelle, Babyface, and The Doobie Brothers were also apart of the vibe, adding some classic rock, rhythm and blues to the blend. Frank ended…

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Missy Elliott, Frank Ocean, Björk, & Nine Inch Nails Set to Headline FYF Fest 2017

FYF Fest returns to Los Angeles from July 21 through July 23 with a new all-star lineup. Adding an extra day to the mix, the three-day festival will feature performances from Missy Elliott, Björk, Frank Ocean and Nine Inch Nails. Along with its incredible headlining acts, the summertime jam session in Exposition Park will also include a slew…

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Audio: Frank Ocean, “Chanel”

Our elusive king of thought-provokingly honest artistry has returned with his first solo single since the release of Blonde and we couldn’t be happier. Last night on his Beats 1 Radio show ‘blonded RADIO,’ Frank Ocean premiered a new single titled “Chanel.” Ocean’s cool, calm and collected confidence beam through the lyrics over minimalist piano chords and…

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Audio: Calvin Harris, “Slide” feat. Migos and Frank Ocean

Over the last few weeks hitmaker Calvin Harris has been hinting at a new song accompanied by Migos and Frank Ocean. We can finally get off the edge of our seats and dance because the highly anticipated single has arrived. “Slide” has the perfect piano intro leading us into the spring season. Frank blessed the tropical track with his rare vocals while Migos’ Offset…

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Frank Ocean is No-Holds-Barred in Open Letter to Grammy Producers

It’s no secret that Frank Ocean is talented    extraordinary even. But what many fans love most about the Blonde singer is his raw honesty. In response to unsolicited criticism of his 2013 Grammy performance by the award show’s creative team Ken Ehrlich and David Wild in Rolling Stone, Frank takes to Tumblr to share his sentiments. Ocean is no-holds-barred in his retort…

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