Frank Ocean is known for being himself and having a carefree attitude. Hits like “Thinking Bout You” and “Pyramids” shows the consistency as well as the relevancy he demonstrates through his music.
Here’s why Frank Ocean’s new collaboration single is starting to top the charts.
1. His first project demonstrated his talent.
Frank Ocean’s first album, which was titled Nostalgia, Ultra, was considered a classic. This album was Frank Ocean’s big break, and every music fan took notice. His biggest hit on the album, “Swim Good,” currently has over 30 million views on YouTube.
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2. His patience made his fans anxious.
As time went on, fans wanted more from Frank Ocean. It had been five years since he released an album, better yet a song. He showed patience by not releasing the album since talking about releasing the album a year prior. It seemed as if this was a trick to get all of his fans excited about what he had in store for them.
Here’s a fan tweeting about Frank Ocean’s unreleased album.
3. He mixed cultures to create a new sound.
After the releasing of his new album Blonde, Frank Ocean Collabed with rap sensations Migos and international producer Calvin Harris. This was a huge collab that gave off a whole new vibe. Mixing pop/R&B with rap showed how mixing genres together can change things culturally.
The song “Slide” now has 12 million views on YouTube.
Check out the video for “Slide.”
For an artist, being patient is key. Make sure that your music is to your liking, even if people have been anticipating your music for a while. Once you make the audience wait, the results will show for themselves.
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Dionte Richards is a huge rap/hip-hop fan, that likes to discover new talent by listening to Soundcloud, Spotify, and Apple Music. He also spends most of his time on social media and posting opinions about the next big star.