American singer Frank Ocean has released two studio albums, one mixtape, 18 singles and eight music videos. Following the flooding and destruction of his recording studio during Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Ocean moved from his hometown of New Orleans to the Californian city of Los Angeles, where he sought to continue his musical career, eventually landing himself a songwriting contract. In 2009, Ocean signed to Def Jam Recordings as a solo artist
Frank Ocean (born Christopher Edwin Cooksey; October 28, 1987) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer and photographer. Ocean began his musical career as a ghostwriter, prior to joining hip hop collective Odd Future in 2010, and the following year, released Nostalgia, Ultra, his debut mixtape. The mixtape was a critical success, and generated the single "Novacane", which peaked at number 82 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was later certified platinum
Released July 10, 2012. channel ORANGE Tracklist. Ocean made headlines because of his sexuality, but he made history with his music. The 25-year-old singer’s debut album is the most exciting R&B breakthrough in recent memory; Ocean evokes . decadence ( Super Rich Kids ), his stripper girlfriend (the nine-minute Pyramids ) and crushing out on a guy ( Bad Religion ) over plush, dark-tinted grooves that update Stevie and Marvin for the post-Drake era. His brags about his great gray matter aren’t just geek-chic bluster: Channel Orange unfurls new mysteries with every listen. channel ORANGE Q&A
To celebrate his appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallo, Frank Ocean has posted the stream of his new album on his tumblr a week ahead of its official release on July 17th. The 405 News Team10 Jul, 2012. To celebrate his appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallo, Frank Ocean has posted the stream of his new album on his tumblr a week ahead of its official release on July 17th. You can listen to Channel Orange in its entirety here (or below).
Label: Red Zone Entertainment, IDJ. After 2011's excellent Nostalgia, Ultra mixtape and the hit "Novacane," Frank Ocean fulfills his promise with this revelatory hour documenting his . life, from the privileged teens running wild on "Super Rich Kids" to the nine-minute stripper tribute "Pyramids" (his most indulgent track)
channel ORANGE Frank Ocean to stream in hi-fi, or to download in True CD Quality on Qobuz. After releasing Nostalgia, Ultra, the successful 2011 mixtape which gave us the hit single Novacane, Frank Ocean has returned with his first official studio album Channel ORANGE, and what an album it is. Funk, electro, soul, ‘90s R&B, a rap collaboration or two, Frank Ocean blends it all into this unique record. Although there are slight hints of artists such as Stevie Wonder, Prince and Marvin Gaye, Ocean is most certainly his own artist with his own distinct style, and in many ways he defies classification
Originally released on Island Def Jam Music Group. REVAMPED VERSION WITH BONUS TRACKS see track listing. Frank Ocean – channel ORANGE - Label: Not On Label – FRANKOCEANLP Format:2 Vinyl, LP, Album, Promo, Unofficial Release, Orange Marbled. Unofficial Release, Never Played, Mint Condition, Brand New! channel ORANGE. 2019, Vinyl 2xLP, Promo, Unofficial Release, Orange Marbled. Frank Ocean Promotions, Japan, FRANKOCEANLP.
Impressive in a very different way are the mix-and-match distortion of ‘Pilot Jones’, boggling epic ‘Pyramids’ and the darkly unsettling ‘Pink Matter’, which features André 3000 and may or may not be about abortion
Featuring singles Pyramids, Sweet Life, and the ballad Bad Religion premiered last night on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, you can now peruse the entire album consisting of 17 tracks before purchase.
|A1||Long Time Gone (Bob Dylan Cover)||2:25|
|A2||Thinkin' Bout You||3:31|
|B1||Watch The Throne Medley||2:12|
|C2||By your Side (Sade Cover)||4:22|
|D3||Super Rich Kids||5:03|
|D4||We All Try||2:57|