Frank Ocean has firmly cemented himself as one of hip hop's few unique creative forces - and racking up the huge fanbase to show for it.
4 years on from the release of his second studio album, Blond, it looks like we're in for some new music...
Keeps scrolling for all the details on the exciting news.
Frank Ocean burst onto the music scene nearly a decade ago.
Although, his career didn't begin with writing music for himself.
Things began to really ramp up when he joined the hip-hop collective, Odd Future in 2008.
And it wasn't long before he hit the charts with his own music.
via: Odd FutureHis breakout mixtape, nostalgia, ULTRA, achieved widespread critical acclaim
He went against his record label at the time...
via: Getty ImagesHe released the tracks as a free download on his Tumblr site, without Def Jam’s knowledge - claiming that his move came because the label had not been supportive of his efforts after signing him.
The self-released mixtape put him on the path for a lucrative, chart-topping career.
By this point, he had begun to repair his relationship with Def Jam.
Within hours of its release...
via: AmazonIt shot to number 1 on the Top Albums chart, and most notably, went on to bag the 2013 Grammy Award for best urban contemporary album.
The album was met with near-universal critical acclaim.And of course, we can't forget that it gave us the smash hit single "Thinkin' Bout You."
It was only up from there...
4 years after the landmark Channel orange, Ocean dropped Blond in 2016.
In fact, it remains one of his most popular works.
There doesn't appear to be any signs of a new album yet.
via: Getty ImagesBut the star has been releasing singles.
But now, the wait for new music is over.
Sadly, it seemed it was a one-off thing.
Two new Frank Ocean tracks, “Cayendo” and “Dear April,” which he also previewed last fall, are coming out on vinyl… https://t.co/dY3oKJb5Yr— SOHH (@SOHH)1585423252.0
But for those who didn't manage to get our hands on it...
all I want is a Frank Ocean vinyl 😔— mya 🤠 (@mya 🤠)1585891585.0
But today our prayers were finally answered.
Frank Ocean just released two new singles on vinyl, "Cayendo" and "Dear April," and they are also available for dig… https://t.co/YuJDjjC10J— FlyestAround (@FlyestAround)1585452945.0