Frank Ocean debuts "blondedRadio" on Beats 1, interviews Jay Z
The singer plays Celine Dion, Migos and gets Tidal’s Hov to appear on Apple Music.
Frank Ocean has come out the shadows of elusiveness to bring you “blondedRadio.”
Apple Music’s Beats 1 announced Ocean’s new radio show, which is branded after the title of his last two album, Blonde. The first episode is premiering right now and kicked off with “Nights.” The premier is set to feature music from Vegyn, Roof Access, Federico Aliprandi and more. As of this writing, selections so far include Ocean, Migos, Future, Kodak Black, NAO, OutKast, and Celine Dion. The show is labeled “presented” by Frank and can be streamed here.
In related Frank Ocean news, the singer appears on Calvin Harris’ highly anticipated collaboration “Slide,” which also features Migos.
UPDATE: Well, as it appears, Frank Ocean did appear on “blondedRadio,” and get this, he also interviewed Jay Z.
That’s right, Jay Z, of Tidal, popped up on the show, which is on Apple Music, for a brief moment to discuss how today’s music is consumed. “I think with all the technology these days, it’s a more efficient way to get music out,” he said at one point. “Back in the day, it used to be specific hip hop clubs, now every club is a hip hop club.”