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Frank Ocean announces debut album: Channel Orange

on June 08, 2012, 11:50am

frank ocean channel orange Frank Ocean announces debut album: Channel Orange

Update: According to Def Jam, Channel Orange is the title of Ocean’s debut album, and it will be released on July 17th. He’s also announced new U.S. tour dates, which you can find listed below the video.

Update #2: Ocean just posted the full-length, 10-minute version of the track previewed in the album trailer. Stream and/or download “Pyramids” below.

It’s been a busy week for the guy who makes teaser trailers. Following similarly cryptic clips from Muse, The Killers, and The Antlers, super crooner Frank Ocean returns today with a nearly two-minute trailer for something entitled Channel Orange. A new song? His long-awaited debut LP? Whatever the case, it’s coming on July 17th, and you can preview some of the new sounds below.

Frank Ocean 2012 Tour Dates:
07/13 – Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market
07/14 – Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom
07/16 – San Francisco, CA @ Regency Ballroom
07/17 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
07/19 – Austin, TX @ La Zona Rosa
07/20 – Dallas, TX @ Southside Music Hall
07/22 – Atlanta, GA @ Center Stage
07/23 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
07/25 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
07/26 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
07/28 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
07/29 – Montreal, QC @ Club Soda
07/31 – Toronto, ON @ The Guvernment
08/01 – Detroit, MI @ TBA
08/04 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
08/07-11 – Oslo, NO @ Oya Fest
08/08-11 – Helsinki, FI @ Flow Festival
08/09-11 – Gothenburg, SE @ Way Out West Festival
08/16-18 – Kiewit, BE @ Pukkelpop
08/18-19 – Essex, UK @ V Festival
08/18-19 – Staffordshire, UK @ V Festival
08/24-26 – Paris, FR @ Rock en Seine
08/28 – Copenhagen, DK @ Parken Stadium !%
08/30 – Stockholm, SE @ Olympic Stadium !%
09/02 – Paris, FR @ Stade de France !%
09/04 – Cologne, DE @ Rheinenergie Stadium !%
09/06 – The Hague, NL @ Malieveld !%
09/07-08 – Isle of Wight, UK @ Bestival
09/12 – Munich, DE @ Red Bull Stadium !%
09/16 – Prage, CZ @ Slavia Eden Stadium !%
09/19 – Warsaw, PL @ National Stadium !%
09/22 – Hannover, DE @ AWD Arena !%

! = w/ Coldplay
% = w/ Marina and the Diamonds

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