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Watch Blood Orange Play A Lovely Solo “Jewelry” On Black Power Live Broadcast

Devonté Hynes, the man who records as Blood Orange, is usually one of the busiest, most prolific collaborators on the landscape. During the quarantine era, Hynes has been relatively quiet; we haven't posted anything he's done since he showed up on the Avalanches' single "We Will Always Love You" back in February. But … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Blood Orange, Hynes, Devonté Hynes

Album Review: ‘Queen & Slim: The Soundtrack’

“Queen & Slim,” the film, traffics in sudden tragedy and symbolic terror as it portrays the violence of self-defense and self-awareness in stark, painful terms. It deserves an equally audacious score and soundtrack, a job that has gone to another Devonté Hynes, the British singer, songwriter, guitarist, record producer and director in his guise of Blood […]
Tags: Reviews, News, Album Reviews, Vince Staples, Blood Orange, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Devonté Hynes, Lil Baby, Queen & Slim, Megan Thee Stallion

Devonté Hynes – “Hair” & “Kissed All Your Scars”

Last week, the soundtrack for the film Queen & Slim was released featuring new songs from Ms. Lauryn Hill, Megan Thee Stallion, Vince Staples, and more. This week, the score for the film will be released. It was composed by Blood Orange's Devonté Hynes. The movie itself … More »
Tags: Music, Vince Staples, Blood Orange, Dev Hynes, Devonté Hynes, Ms Lauryn Hill Megan

Watch Blood Orange Debut “Something To Do” & “Dark Handsome” On Corden

This past weekend, Blood Orange played what looked like one hell of a Coachella set. Devonté Hynes opened up with a mostly solo-acoustic cover of Neil Young's "Heart Of Gold," and he brought Tei Shi and Lil Yachty to the stage for "Hope." He made the stage his own, which is really the … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Neil Young, Coachella, James Corden, Blood Orange, Corden, Tei Shi, Devonté Hynes

Watch Blood Orange Cover Neil Young At Coachella

Coachella isn't really a rock festival anymore, and Blood Orange was never a rock project. But when he played one of Coachella's big outdoor stages yesterday, Blood Orange mastermand Devonté Hynes still started off his set with an honest-to-god rock-star moment. Playing mostly solo-acoustic, Hynes opened his set by covering the Neil Young classic "More »
Tags: Video, Music, Neil Young, Coachella, Blood Orange, Hynes, Lil Yachty, Tei Shi, Devonté Hynes

Blood Orange Performs For NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk Concert’

Blood Orange recently visited NPR headquarters, appearing as the latest Tiny Desk Concert guest. The artist, born Devonté Hynes, performed a beautiful four-song set of records off last year’s Negro Swan LP. Backed by his band that included Jason Arce (saxophone), Eva Tolkin and Ian Isiah (vocals), and Mikey Freedom Hart (keyboard), Hynes delivered live renditions of “By Ourselves” and “Jewelry.” The East London native showed off his artistic versatility playing the guitar and piano at one poi...
Tags: Jazz, Npr, East London, Blood Orange, Dagenham, Hynes, Dev Hynes, Performances, Tiny Desk Concert, Georgia Anne Muldrow, JASON ARCE, Devonté Hynes, Ian Isiah, Pat TeiShi Ian Isiah, Eva Tolkin, Mikey Freedom Hart

2018s Most Memorable LGBTQ Album Covers

While album sales certainly aren't what they used to be, many artists still utilize these long form collections of music as a valuable format for telling personal stories, something which the album artwork is a huge part of. In this piece, David Deal looks at some of the cover highlights from a fantastic collection of albums which came out of LGBTQ community in 2018. ____________________________ Guest post by David Deal of Superhype  from  Record albums refu...
Tags: Music, America, United States, Guest Post, Pink, Prince, Janelle Monae, Blood Orange, Dagenham, Jane, Monáe, Young Black, David Deal, Devonté Hynes, Ah Mer Ah Su, Negro Swan

Album Of The Week: Empress Of Us

Near the end of "Everything To Me," the first song on the new Empress Of album Us, we hear the featherlight voice of Devonté Hynes, doing that Prince-style deeply intoned spoken-word thing that he sometimes does. When Hynes shows up, it's a genuine surprise. Of course, Us is an album that straddles the line between … More »
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Blood Orange – “Chewing Gum” (Feat. A$AP Rocky & Project Pat) Video

Devonté Hynes, the man behind the Blood Orange alias, likes to direct his own music video, and he proved himself to be a master director long ago. Hynes films marginalized people, and he does it in ways that draw out their beauty, making them almost look like religious figures. Today, he's given us a new … More »
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Shorties (A Profile of Joan Didion, A Conversation Between Philip Glass and Devonte Hynes, and more)

Vogue profiled Joan Didion. NPR Music shared a conversation between Philip Glass and Devonte Hynes. Dave Eggers talked to Smithsonian about his forthcoming book Ungrateful Mammals. Drowned in Sound interviewed the Horrors' Faris Badwan. Hazlitt interviewed author Carmen Maria Machado. Stream a new song from Montreal's Common Holly. Bookworm interviewed author Matthew Klam. Stream a new Charlotte Gainsbourg song. Celeste Ng talked books and reading with the New York Times....
Tags: Music, Stephen King, David, Vogue, Smithsonian, Joan Didion, Npr, Lulu, Montreal, Franklin Foer, Philip Glass, Kurt Vonnegut, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Paul Lisicky, Pete, NPR Music

Did you mean Mailchimp?

MailChimp’s marketing campaign, “Did You Mean MailChimp?”, was one of the three Cyber Grand Prix winners at Cannes International Festival of Creativity 2017, in recognition of an integrated multi-platform campaign. Launched in January 2017, the brand campaign was designed as an ecosystem of additive, artful and playful experiences connected with the mispronunciation of the email marketing platform name Mailchimp. MailChimp is the world’s leading marketing platform. Fifteen million customers, fro...
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Sporting Life feat. Devonté Hynes & Wiki - Nothing To Hide - Babyfather Honeytrap Mix (for Shakilus)

〈R&S〉より、Sporting Lifeの新作『Slam Dunk Remixes』がリリースされた。 Sporting Lifeは、ニューヨークのエレクトロニック・プロデューサー。昨年EP『Slam Dunk』として3作をリリース。それぞれのEPには、リミックスが収録され、Actress、Galcher Lustwerk、Babyfatherがリミキサーとして参加している。 本作は、それらリミックス作品を収録した作品として、デジタル、および12インチ・ヴァイナルにてリリースされている。 Slam Du (in post Sporting Lifeの新作『Slam Dunk Remixes』がリリース Actress、Galcher Lustwerk、Babyfatherが参加 from UNCANNY. More by this artist at )
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