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The New Story of O.J.: How JAY-Z, Tyler & Frank Created New Black Legends

By Ben Taylor | Posted September 25, 2017
It’s past time for Black artists to take a ride in a car that isn’t tailed by police or foreboding a bad ending.
Tags: JAY-Z, Opinion

The Symbolism of Every Frank Ocean Reference in ‘Insecure’—An Absurdly Detailed Investigation

By Austin Williams | Posted September 11, 2017
In season two of 'Insecure,' Issa Rae and her team of writers used Frank Ocean as their muse.

Frank Ocean Debuts New Song “Provider,” It’s a Vibe

By DJ Z | Posted August 27, 2017
"Provider" is classic Frank—moody, lush, minimally produced, and emotional.

In Hell There’s Heaven: One Year of Living Life ‘Blonde’

By Yoh | Posted August 17, 2017
Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' is an album that isn't just heard but felt. One year later, I'm still in my feelings.

How Frank Ocean’s Live Performance Connects Music With Physicality

By Miguelito | Posted July 25, 2017
FYF Fest was proof that Frank's live performance is an enhancement of all the themes from his mastered works.

Young Thug’s “Me or Us” Was Supposed to Feature Frank Ocean

By DJ Z | Posted June 27, 2017
Let us all collectively sigh at the thought that this might have happened.

Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear M. T. Hadley’s “Janet,” the Gem From Blonded 006

By Yoh | Posted May 15, 2017
New Frank Ocean songs were good, but it was a practically unknown artist that left me in awe.

Frank Ocean, Master Rapper, Steals the Show (Twice) on A$AP Rocky’s “RAF”

By Andy James | Posted May 15, 2017
Frank joins Quavo and Lil Uzi Vert on A$AP Rocky's "RAF"— and yep, he got two versions.

Road to Artistic Freedom: Frank Ocean’s Journey to Independence

By Yoh | Posted April 27, 2017
How Frank Ocean gave the major label system the middle finger and blazed his own path to creative success.