Frank Ocean

Watch Frank Ocean perform with a string ensemble

Frank Ocean performed with a string ensemble at Way Out West festival in Gothenburg, Sweden last night. Watch below the orchestra join him for Blonde’s “Nikes,” “Ivy,” and “Good Guy.” At a festival performance before, Brad Pitt appeared on stage with Ocean. Frank also recently made an appearance at a Tyler, the Creator show to perform their Flower Boy collaboration, “Where This Flower Blooms.”

Listen to Frank Ocean’s new song “Chanel”

Frank Ocean has released a new song. Find “Chanel” via Spotify below, and on iTunes here. It is his first piece of solo music since his 2016 albums Blonde and Endless. He premiered it on the second episode of his radio show, “blonded RADIO” last night. Check out the lyrics to the song on Ocean’s Tumblr. Recently, Ocean was on Calvin Harris’ new single “Slide” with Migos. The first episode of “blonded RADIO” premiered last month where Ocean interviewed Jay Z about the state of modern radio.

The Melodic Tree’s Weekly Playlist

1. Redbone – Childish Gambino

2. Blessings – Chance the Rapper

3. Ivy – Frank Ocean

4. Warm On A Cold Night – HONNE

5. Friends (feat. Bon Iver) – Francis and the Lights

6. Alaska – Maggie Rogers

7. Surprise Yourself – Jack Garratt

8. Evil – James Vincent McMorrow

9. Yours – SG Lewis

10. Touch – Shura

11. Slip – Elliot Moss

12. Caves – Haux

13. Painting Greys – Emmit Fen

14. Plastic – Moses Sumney

15. I Don’t Know – Nick Hakim

16. The Big Unknown – Elder Islands

17. The Light – Jordan Rakei

18. Addicted – Iman Omari

19. B4 The Night is Thru – Jesse Boykins III

20. Cut Off – Muhsinah