The (r)evolution of “Queer” in Contemporary Music

Following the release of Frank Ocean’s monumental new album, Blonde , the topic of sexuality cascaded through the internet. As a publicly non-heterosexual, black man in hip-hop, the reactions to his album reflected the state of the public view on the LGBTQ community within society. Although the album (accompanied by a zine, pop-up store, and […]

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Frank Ocean announces his new album on Tumblr

It seems like 2015 is the year that artists who were in a 3 year hiatus make a return with some fire music.  For example, Kendrick’s “good kid, M.A.A.D city” was released in 2012, and guess who recently dropped an album with fire music? Kendrick! Now guess who else dropped an album in 2012 and hasn’t released anything […]

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