Frank Ocean, Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, & Diplo – “Hero”
The biggest Frank Ocean story Friday, before news broke that Chipotle is suing him, was the impending arrival of a new Converse-sponsored collaboration with Diplo and Clash members Mick Jones and Paul Simonon. That song is here now. It’s called “Hero,” and it presents a classic Ocean vocal against a retro-futurist sound that might work as a prom theme from 1961 or 2027. The West Los Angeles Children’s Choir also features. Download it below.
And here’s some studio footage:
If you take nothing else from this song, take this: Frank Ocean can dunk.