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

    Thursday | 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 ...


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

    Thursday | 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 ...


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

    Sunday May 17 | 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.


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

    Wednesday May 6 | 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.


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

    Wednesday May 6 |

    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.


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

    Tuesday Apr 28 | 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 .


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

    Friday Apr 24 |

    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.


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

    Friday Apr 24 | 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.


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

    Friday Apr 24 | 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.


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

    Thursday Apr 23 |

    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


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

    Thursday Apr 23 | MTV

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


  12. Frank Ocean Has Legally Changed His Name to Frank OceanRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Spin

    According to TMZ , Frank Ocean 's request to formally change his name was granted today in Los Angeles. Once officially known by his birth name, Christopher Edwin Breaux, Frank will now be addressed as Frank Ocean - as in, his stage name.


  13. A Little Frank Ocean, a Dash of '80s Hits: The Recipe for Becca...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... or pop." Pop works, largely due to Perfect Animal 's three soulful covers: Usher's "You Make Me Wanna," Frank Ocean's "Thinkin Bout You," and blue-eyed soul great Steve Winwood's "Higher Love." "I knew I wanted a couple of covers on the record and ...


  14. James Blake clarifies that he and Frank Ocean will 'not be performing live' on UK tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | NME

    James Blake has announced that neither he nor Frank Ocean will perform live during the 1-800 Dinosaur 'road trip' tour, despite previous reports . The short stint kicked off in Bristol last night , with the likes of Airhead, Dan Foat, Klaus, Trim and Mr Assister on the bill.


  15. Frank Ocean to Play Three Shows in the U.KRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    Fresh off of the heels of his recent album announcement,Frank Oceanis set to make a brief tour run in the U.K. with London-bred crooner James Blake. According toBillboard, Ocean and Blake will perform three concerts beginning tonight in Bristol.


  16. Is Frank Ocean Joining James Blake For a Uk Tour?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Vibe

    Lucky concertgoers in the UK will be able to see Frank Ocean's return to the stage when he joins James Blake for his tour of the Queen's commonwealth. The three-night 1-800-DINOSAUR stint will also feature fellow musicians Airhead, Mr. Assister, Klaus, Trim, and Dan Foat, but Lonny Breaux was a surprise addition.


  17. Frank Ocean Joins James Blake On UK Tour As BOYSDONTCRY Ahead Of New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    Earlier this, Frank Ocean confirmed that his new album, the follow-up to his debut Channel Orange, would be coming this summer Now he is set to tour the UK with James Blake for the 1-800-Dinosaur road trip. Ocean joins the previously announced Airhead, Dan Foat, Klaus, Trim and Mr. Assister for the jaunt, which hits Bristol, Manchester and London on April 9, 10, and 12, NME reports.


  18. Frank Ocean to tour the UK with James Blake this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | NME

    Frank Ocean looks set to tour with James Blake as part of the 1800-Dinosaur road trip. The tour, organised by Blake's own label, had already announced Airhead, Dan Foat, Klaus, Trim and Mr Assister for the stint, with Ocean now confirmed by Blake on Instagram.


  19. Why?'s Yoni Wolf touring w/ Serengeti, covered Frank OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Factory . Tickets for that show are on sale now. All dates are listed below. Yoni also just released a cover of Frank Ocean 's "Thinkin' Bout You." He gives it his characteristically quirky twist, as you can hear for yourself below. Speaking of, ...


  20. 8 Things You Need To Know This AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... saying, "I'm so busy, I don't even know when I'd fit in somebody having sex with me right now." ( E! Online ) Frank Ocean will release his second album, the follow-up to 2012's Channel Orange , in July. ( NME ) Jon Stewart came to Trevor Noah's ...