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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…
Chris DeVille | March 10, 2014 - 9:06 am

Chipotle Sues Frank Ocean

UPDATE: Frank Ocean has responded to the controversy with a Tumblr post that simply links to wikipedia.org/wiki/Defamation. UPDATE 2: Ocean has shared an…
Scott Lapatine | March 7, 2014 - 10:17 pm

Frank Ocean, Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, & Diplo Write A Song For Converse

Converse do a good job of integrating their brand among music types. If you're at SXSW next week, for instance, you will see no shortage…
Michael Nelson | March 7, 2014 - 11:32 am

The 2013 Experience

The 10 Biggest Music Beefs Of 2013

As time-tested album cycles are discarded and abandoned, so too is an artist's traditional publicity window. In 2013, the best way to stay in the…
Michael Nelson | December 27, 2013 - 11:38 am

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The 100 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014

We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be.
Chris DeVille | December 23, 2013 - 11:23 am

Beyoncé Just Released A Surprise Album

Bey just surprised everyone by releasing her self-titled fifth solo album exclusively on iTunes. The BEYONCÉ "visual album" includes 14 songs -- featuring musical collaborations…
Scott Lapatine | December 13, 2013 - 12:31 am

Shearwater – “Novacane” (Frank Ocean Cover)

Last month, I gave Album Of The Week to Shearwater's Fellow Travelers, on which the Texan band played sweeping, filigreed covers of songs from bands…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2013 - 2:20 pm

Earl Sweatshirt – “Sunday” (Feat. Frank Ocean)

Doris, the rabidly anticipated new album from the fresh-out-of-boarding-school Odd Future rapper Earl Sweatshirt, finally arrives next week, and it's already yielded a ton of…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2013 - 8:59 am

John Mayer – “Wildfire” (Feat. Frank Ocean)

Frank Ocean and John Mayer are friends. OK? We're just going to have to deal with it. In the "Pyramids" video, Ocean gave Mayer the…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2013 - 10:46 am

Watch Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Cover Frank Ocean In Philly

This past Thursday, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah hit the Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia in support of their recent Little Moments EP. During…
Elliah Heifetz | August 7, 2013 - 12:29 pm

Frank Ocean Disses Chris Brown On “Versace” Remix

When counting down the least boring moments of this year's Grammys, Tom noted Chris Brown's "theatrical sulking" -- mainly that he stayed seated when Frank…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 25, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Watch Frank Ocean Debut “Pray” In London

Following up on those untitled new songs he debuted for a Munich crowd the other week, what's-a-king-to-a-god Frank unveiled another new one, the spiritually intoned…
Amrit Singh | July 10, 2013 - 12:55 pm

Watch Frank Ocean Debut New Songs In Munich

Thus far, we've heard pretty much no information on a possible follow-up to last year's instant-classic Frank Ocean album Channel Orange. Ocean has made noises…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2013 - 9:20 am

Yeezus Credits Revealed

When Kanye West's ferocious new album Yeezus leaked to the internet, it wasn't clear which of Kanye's army of collaborators helped out on which songs,…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2013 - 11:19 am

Watch Grimes, Frank Ocean, Tanlines At The 2013 Webby Awards

The 17th Annual Webby Awards went down last night at Wall Street's cavernous Cipriani's. Hosted by Patton Oswalt, the ceremony featured a performance by Tanlines,…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 22, 2013 - 11:42 am

Grimes, Frank Ocean Win Webbys

Frank Ocean and Grimes are both recipients of 2013 Webby Awards. For his use of Tumblr to release music, his candor, and the movements he's…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 30, 2013 - 12:28 pm

Frank Ocean – “Lost” Video

On his Tumblr, Frank Ocean recently posted a video for "Lost," one of the most immediate and accessible songs from his 2012 masterwork Channel Orange.
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2013 - 2:15 pm

Frank Ocean – “Eyes Like Sky”

A previously unreleased Frank Ocean song has been circulating on social media and music blogs this morning. Last week, Ocean spoke with BBC Radio 1…
Liz Pelly | February 24, 2013 - 11:11 am

Watch The xx Cover Beyoncé’s “I Miss You”

Beyoncé's "I Miss You" is one of those records that just absolutely tears at the fabric of heartache and vulnerability. It's produced so well --…
Claire Lobenfeld | February 14, 2013 - 4:58 pm

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The 10 Least Boring Moments From The 2013 Grammys

About two thirds of the way through last night's endless Grammy ceremony, Justin Timberlake ambled onstage for the second time, this time to flank Recording…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2013 - 2:38 pm