Frank Ocean Newswire

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  1. Tori Kelly on Her Brush With Prince, Fame After a Decade of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Billboard

    ... made it through to Hollywood Week on American Idol , then went viral on YouTube two years later with a cover of Frank Ocean 's "Thinkin Bout You" (she currently boasts more than 1.1 million subscribers). At 20, she signed to Capitol Records and in ...


  2. Premature Evaluation: Miguel WildheartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Stereogum

    ... drug-soul, and he figured out that he could excel at a slick, Prince-infused take on the stuff that people like Frank Ocean and the Weeknd were throwing out into the universe. Kaleidoscope Dream , Miguel's 2012 album, is at least a little bit of a ...


  3. Could Frank Ocean's First Snapchat Be A Hint About His New Album?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | MTV

    Frank Ocean recently joined Snapchat under the amazing name "arealglitterboy." Now, he's finally sent his first snap, and it's a selfie of the Grammy-winning singer decked out in a jacket that features the classic rock band Television .


  4. Watch Nao Cover Frank Ocean's "Thinkin Bout You"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Stereogum

    The London-based singer-songwriter Nao released her February 15 EP back in May, and for someone who didn't have a huge online footprint up until that point, she's certifiably well on her way to stardom now, her latest step toward fame being a piano session for BBC Radio 1. Nao covered Frank Ocean's Channel Orange standout " Thinkin Bout You " accompanied by producer Mura Masa on piano.


  5. Rapper's cryptic tweets - Is it all over for Odd Future?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... have taken Tyler a bit by surprise according to his tweet from this morning: "WHAT THE HELL DID I WAKE UP TO." Frank Ocean, a founding member whose first solo album Channel Orange was met with popular and critical acclaim, split from the group last ...


  6. Is this Tyler, The Creatora s way of telling us that Odd Future is no more?Read the original story

    May 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... have taken Tyler a bit by surprise according to his tweet from this morning: "WHAT THE HELL DID I WAKE UP TO." Frank Ocean, a founding member whose first solo album "Channel Orange" was met with popular and critical acclaim, split from the group ...


  7. Frank Ocean records LP at Abbey Road StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | National Ledger

    Frank Ocean has recorded his new album at Abbey Road Studios. Pianist Christophe Chassol revealed he worked with the 27-year-old singer at the iconic London studios on the making of his second album, 'Boys Don't Cry', which is expected to be released in July.


  8. Frank Ocean records new album at Abbey RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 |

    French pianist Christophe Chassol told BBC Radio 6 Music that he teamed up with the R&B star to work on material for the record. Speaking about Ocean, he said: "The guy is smart.


  9. Frank Ocean recorded new album at Abbey Road, reveals collaboratorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | NME

    A collaborator on Frank Ocean 's upcoming new album has spoken about working with the R&B musician, confirming that he recorded part of the record at London's famous Abbey Road Studios. Frank Ocean is expected to release a new album called 'Boys Don't Cry' in July, the follow-up to his 2012 major label debut 'Channel Orange' and 2011 mixtape 'Nostalgia, Ultra'.


  10. Little Dragon's Yukimi Nagano Sings into the Chasm Between Electronic Dance and Down-Tempo TranceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Stranger

    ... sentences that could be used in a song. But mostly, the music dictates the direction and vibe. At the moment, Frank Ocean. He makes excellent lyrics sound so effortless. Channel Orange made me want to write better. When you hear music and it makes ...


  11. The Week In Pop: Tori Kelly Is Evidence That Sometimes The Machine Gets It RightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... she turned to social media when official channels didn't work out for her. Her beatbox-assisted performance of Frank Ocean's " Thinkin Bout You " (a song Ocean originally wrote for yet another Kelly , incidentally) is one of the few lo-fi YouTube ...


  12. Tori Kelly: 5 facts about Billboard breakout performerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... d Carly Rae Jepsen-she signed her first record deal at the age of 12. 5. She's a social media star. Her cover of Frank Ocean's "Thinkin Bout You" went viral on YouTube and her activity on Vine has gathered more than 62 million loops.


  13. Frank Ocean, D'Angelo, Run The Jewels, Solange And More Will Turn Up L.A.'s FYF FestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Vibe

    It looks like we'll be seeing a lot more of Frank Ocean this summer. Fans have been patiently waiting for the R&B singer to return from his three-year hiatus since his debut album, Channel Orange , in 2012.


  14. Frank Ocean's 'Boys Don't Cry' Magazine Will Feature Lil' BRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 |

    Not only will Frank Ocean be releasing his long-awaited sophomore album in July, but it will be accompanied by a magazine entitled, Boys Don't Cry. For its first issue, Lil' B will be one of the artists spotlighted in the magazine.


  15. First 'Dragon Ball' Anime in 18 Years to Premiere in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... ence has even permeated the world of music (countless Dragon Ball soundtracks notwithstanding), with R&B crooner Frank Ocean dropping references to Majin Buu on "Pink Matter," the Andr 3000-featuring standout from his 2012 album, Channel Orange .


  16. Frank Ocean Finally Changes His Name to Frank OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 |

    On a professional tip, he's due to drop the much-anticipated follow up to Channel Orange , which is rumoured to be titled Boys Don't Cry . And on a personal level, he's just celebrated a big milestone as well: the man born Christopher Breaux has now legally become Frank Ocean.


  17. Frank Ocean legally changes name to Frank OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | NME

    Frank Ocean has officially changed his name, taking on his stage name permanently. Ocean, who was originally born Christopher Edwin Breaux, had initially filed the legal papers in March 2014, but driver's license issues have delayed the change until now.


  18. Frank Ocean Legally Changes Name from Christopher Breaux to Stage...Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Frank Ocean is now... Frank Ocean. After a long battle in the courts, the "Bad Religion" singer has officially legally changed his name to his onstage moniker, bidding adieu to Christopher Edwin Breaux.


  19. Frank Ocean Granted Name ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 |

    The Thinkin Bout You singer was born Christopher Edwin Breaux, but on Thursday a Los Angeles judge granted his request for a name change, according to


  20. Frank Ocean Changed His Name But It's Not What You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | MTV

    Don't worry. He's still Frank Ocean, except now, that's not just his stage name.