MODERN MUSIC - Frank Ocean

Mondays are for the Modern Monday newsletter and new music. This morning, April 24, the fifth episode of Frank Ocean's Beats 1 show blonded RADIO aired. The tracklist was AMAZING:

Darondo - "Let My People Go"
Gerry Rafferty - "Right Down The Line"
Four Tet - "My Angel Rocks Back And Forth"
Mulatu Astatke - "Yegele Tezeta / Yekatit"
Holy Ghost - "Some Children"
B. B. & Q. Band - "On The Beat"
The Noveltones - "Left Bank Two"
Karriem Riggins - "Bahia Dreamin'"
Ponderosa Twins - "Bound"
Kanye West - "Everything I Am"
D'Angelo - "Send It On"
Marvin Gaye - "Is That Enough"
The Floaters - "Float On"
Patrice Rushen - "Remind Me"
Frank Ocean - "Pretty Sweet"
Guided By Voices - "Chicken Blows"
Grandaddy - "Collective Dreamwish of Upperclass Elegance"
Arthur Russell - "Place I Know/ Kid Like You"
John Mayer - "You're Gonna Live Forever In Me"
Trust Fund - "Would That Be An Adventure?"
bare pale - "Wait"
Tashaki Miyaki - "Get It Right"
Frank Ocean - "Seigfried"
Frank Ocean - "Slide On Me" f. Young Thug
Sébastien Tellier - "La Ritournelle"

Fans were excited to hear a new version of “Slide On Me,” featuring Young Thug. The original "Slide On Me" appeared on 2016 visual album, Endless.

Episode four premiered Saturday. It featured  two versions “Lens,” one of which featured a guest spot from Travis Scott (who will be joining Kendrick Lamar on the freshly-announced DAMN. tour.)

Listen to episode 5 of Frank Ocean’s blondedRADIO (via Apple Music) 

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