By: Jonas Mullins (@jbaker32II)
Fresh off a close to four-year hiatus, Frank Ocean is back in the limelight, more than his fans are used to. After releasing his Grammy-winning album Channel Orange in 2012, Ocean took some time off working on other passions leaving his fans yearning for more.
After teasing an album release for close to two years Ocean returned in August 2016, with not one but two albums.
Much to his fans delight, Ocean dropped a visual album titled Endless and preceded to drop his sophomore album Blonde the very next day.
Since this time, many of Ocean’s fans have been eager for new tracks to fill out playlists and this time Ocean is delivering. In the past month, Ocean has dropped a single titled “Chanel,” and collaborated with Migos on Calvin Harris’ track “Slide.”
Both of these tracks have earned major acclaim from fans and music critics alike, who seem to be impressed with a new side of Ocean that many were unfamiliar with.
Frank has also kept himself in the limelight with his Beats 1 Radio collaboration titled “Blonde Radio.” The first episode was vastly popular. With fans voicing their support on social media.
dam Frank Ocean radio show Blonded on beats one is just amazing and so Chill , show got that chill vibe to it
— Kyle (@TheChillestbear) February 24, 2017
Listened to frank ocean’s blonded radio on beats one.. Nigga really has a good ear for music
— Abdul Ahmed (@DemolaAina) March 11, 2017
Frank Ocean the only one who could get Jay-Z to do an interview on Beats 1 Radio.
— ǝzuoɾ ʎǝɹoɔ (@afrojones) February 24, 2017
Blonded radio by Frank Ocean on Beats One, 3 straight Prince tracks. Love it
— Joe Scarchilli (@joescarc) February 24, 2017