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  1. Best music of 2014: comebacks, dance, allies, and you oughta know artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    ... released solo singles and albums. Sinead O'Connor released her latest album, I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss. And Frank Ocean previewed his first solo single in years, "Memrise", from the alleged follow-up album to Channel Orange. Ocean also appeared on ...

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  2. 20 Tracks You Need To Hear This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | NME

    ... prog epic, before gorgeous repetitive chords make way for clarity and hush. Lucy Jones, Deputy Editor, NME.COM Frank Ocean Memrise This new track, released without fanfare on Tumblr, may only be two verses long and less than two minutes in duration, ...

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  3. Must Hear Music Podcast featuring: Gwen Stefani, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg and St. VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Billboard

    Even if most of this year's major albums are behind us, the last week saw an inordinate amount of great new releases. We got the first new Frank Ocean song in absolutely forever, an incredible Tinashe track with a DJ Mustard beat and a hilarious A$AP Ferg / Big Sean collaboration called "Ja Rule."

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  4. The Wu-Tang Clan Mingles With Little Boots on This Week's PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Wired

    ... this week, from Little Boots' new EP to a stunning - if completely raw and low-quality - snippet of whatever Frank Ocean has been up to since Channel Orange . Mixed in there are a track from She & Him's new album of covers, along with a standout ...

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  5. Springsteen's 'High Hopes' earns major nod as Grammy nominations nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Jersey Journal

    ... West's "Yeezus," which went on to receive Grammy nominations for Best Rap Album and Best Rap Song. In 2012, Frank Ocean's debut "Channel Orange", also ranked second, was nominated for Album of the Year among other things. Springsteen's "Wrecking ...

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  6. Listen to Frank Ocean's Atmospheric New Song 'Memrise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | TIME.com

    It's been two years since Frank Ocean released his Grammy-winning debut studio album Channel Orange , and it looks like that album's follow-up effort is finally taking shape. Over Thanksgiving weekend, Ocean released "Memrise," which may be the first track off the as-yet-unnamed sophomore album - or, at the very least, an indication of things to come.

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  7. Frank Ocean Releases First Solo Track In Two Years Called 'Memrise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WebProNews

    For the first time in almost two years, Frank Ocean has released a new solo song called "Memrise," which could possibly be part of his next studio album. Ocean has been keeping a low profile since his critically acclaimed debut album Channel Orange to work on new material.

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  8. An open letter to Frank OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Michigan Daily Online

    The day after Thanksgiving, I was still recovering from my turkey-induced stupor, sprawled out on my couch, scrolling through my Twitter feed, and - behold - I see you've dropped a new track! Leave it to you, Frank, to remind me how much better you are than everyone else, releasing new music when the rest of us are still a little buzzed on tryptophan. This new track of yours, "Memrise," is the first solo stuff we've seen from you in two years, since the release of the still-bangin' channel ORANGE in 2012.

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  9. Frank Ocean Teases New Music With First Track In AGES - Listen To "Memrise"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | ContactMusic.com

    Remember when Frank Ocean was a thing? Well, it's been a hot minute since the soulful singer/songwriter released a new track, but today was the day. Ocean has been artistically reclusive for two years or so, working on new material, This weekend, he released Memrise, his first solo effort in a few years.

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  10. Let Frank Ocean Serenade You With His New TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | New York Magazine

    Is Frank Ocean's long-awaited followup to Channel Orange imminent? On Friday, he released his first single since that album entitled "Memrise." The sounds are languorous, atmospheric, and suffused with the kind of hazy romance that he's known for.

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  11. Hear Frank Ocean's Atmospheric 'Memrise,' His First New Song in Two YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | RollingStone

    While much of America recovered from their Thanksgiving feasts or lined up for Black Friday shopping, Frank Ocean was quietly sharing new music. Friday morning, the Channel Orange singer uploaded "Memrise," a lo-fi track that finds Ocean serenading a lover and marks his first new solo material in nearly two years.

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  12. Frank Ocean posts new track 'Memrise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Over two years ago, Frank Ocean shook the music industry with his widely acclaimed Channel Orange . There's no word on when his follow-up will be released, but it could be soon.

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  13. Frank Ocean Releases New Track 'Memrise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | ContactMusic.com

    It has been over two years since American singer Frank Ocean burst onto the music scene when releasing his debut album 'Channel Orange,' and on Friday he finally gave fans something new to listen to as he unveiled a new song called 'Memrise.' Unlike many of his fellow recording artists, the Grammy Award-winner chose not to put together a huge PR campaign for his new track, but simply uploaded the two-minute-long number to his Tumblr without any buzz.

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  14. Frank Ocean unveils new songRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | KSBW-TV

    Welcome back, Frank Ocean. It's been two years since the Grammy-winning artist made a stellar debut with his album "Channel Orange," and on Friday he quietly delivered a new song called "Memrise."

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  15. Listen: Frank Ocean Releases New Song 'Memrise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Billboard

    The stripped down two-minute track, reportedly titled " Memrise, " features the singer-songwriter telling a lover how he imagines them, after asking to come over.

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  16. Frank Ocean Debuts Surprise Track, "Memrise"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Ever since the release of his debut album Channel Orange , Frank Ocean has been relatively quiet. Aside from dropping his former manager Christian Clancy and signing to Three Six Zero Management, the Odd Future- affiliated crooner has been under the radar.

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  17. Frank Ocean posts new track to TumblrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | USA Today

    Frank Ocean hasn't released a new album in more than two years, but the Grammy-winning singer and rapper posted a new track to his Tumblr page Friday morning. Called Memrise , it's less than two minutes long, and it's really more a poem than a song, as Ocean speaks in stilted rhythms Earlier this year, Ocean indicated that work on a follow-up to 2012's Channel Orange was well underway.

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  18. Frank Ocean Drops Surprise New Song 'Memrise' - ListenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | HollywoodLife

    Frank Ocean is back! Much to the delight of his fans, the singer has released the hot new track 'Memrise'. The song is sure to get you in touch with all your feelings.

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  19. Frank Ocean Releases New Track 'Memrise' on TumblrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Spin

    Happy Thanksgiving, Oceanographers. (That is what Frank Ocean fans are called, right?) Early Friday morning, Ocean presumably woke up from his turkey-and-stuffing mini-coma to post "Memrise," his first publicly released new solo track of 2014, to his ...

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  20. Thank You Music Gods: Here's A New Frank Ocean SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | MuchMusic.com

    For sure you can contact me if I win a contest, qualify for opportunities like getting rewards or going to Much events based on what I do at Much.ca For sure you can contact me if I win a contest, qualify for opportunities like getting rewards or going to Much events based on what I do at Much.ca As we near the end of 2014, we're emotionally preparing ourselves for any potential Beyonce surprise album situations from artists we haven't heard much from this year - we're looking at you, Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna and Frank Ocean.

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