Posts Tagged ‘Blood Orange’

Watch Blood Orange’s Dance-Filled Commercial For Gap

With his excellently choreographed debut live TV performance of “It Is What It Is” going down on Kimmel last week, Dev Hynes (Blood Orange) is back today in the commercial for a new Gap holiday campaign called “Play... Read more »

Watch Blood Orange’s Special Performance of “It Is What It Is” on Kimmel

For his much deserved first TV performance, Dev Hynes—performing “It Is What It Is” from his last Blood Orange album, Cupid Deluxe—showed off his fancy footwork and brought along some friends. Alongside dancers performing a choreographed routine, Samantha... Read more »

Listen to Two of Dev Hynes’ Rejected Demos For Britney Spears

Back in June of 2013, tweets between Dev Hynes and confirmed Britney Spears collaborators William Orbit and Naughty Boy hinted that Dev was working on the new Britney album too. The album, titled Britney Jean, would go... Read more »

Jessie Ware – “Want Your Feeling”

Jessie Ware’s Tough Love is out October 21 in North America, but when you pre-order it, you can get the Dev Hynes collaboration “Want Your Feeling” as an instant download. Unlike her last release, the slow ballad “Say... Read more »

Dev Hynes Speaks Out On Ferguson and Police Brutality

On Saturday August 16, Dev Hynes—a.k.a. Blood Orange—headlined Okayplayer’s Central Park summer stage. The set drew 5,000 people to Ramsey Playfield where Hynes—partially immobilized by a torn patella—was able to rock the crowd despite being on crutches.... Read more »

15 Songs That Make You Feel Like You’re in the Jungle

Every once in a while an artist has to step outside of their comfort zone and find new inspiration for their music. Many artists draw inspiration from the same thing: nature. The world is naturally a... Read more »

Dev Hynes Says He Was Assaulted By Lollapalooza Security [UPDATE]

While the only details about this account are coming from Dev Hynes himself, if it is true, this is a pretty disgusting situation. Dev Hynes took to his Twitter account hours after performing at Lollapalooza, saying... Read more »

15 New Songs That Sound Like They’re From the 1980s

Artists are looking everywhere for inspiration, and every few years there seems to be an influx of music all influenced by a certain style or era. Lately there have been a lot of ‘90s babies creating... Read more »

Video: Blood Orange ft. Skepta – “High Street”

Dev Hynes has shared yet another video from his latest Blood Orange album. This time, the video is for the Skepta-featuring track “High Street,” a highlight from last year’s Cupid Deluxe. The Lucy Luscombe-directed video takes place in... Read more »

Blood Orange – “You’re Not Good Enough”

Dev Hynes recently worked with director Gia Coppola on the movie Palo Alto, writing the score and contributing new songs, and they’re back with another collaboration, this time the video for Blood Orange track “You’re Not Good Enough.” If... Read more »

10 Recent Music Videos That Make Us Want to Learn How to Dance

There are all sorts of different ways to make a great music video. You can have things exploding, you can take in stunning scenery, or you can go down the surreal route. But after recent videos... Read more »

Devonté Hynes – “Palo Alto”

We already know Dev Hynes is a man of many talents, and now he’s turned his hand to scoring movies. Specifically he scored Palo Alto, an adaptation of a James Franco novel by director Gia Coppola, and contributed... Read more »

A Guide to Coachella 2014 Weekend Two, By Someone Who Went to Weekend One

Coachella 2014 Weekend One is over. The celebrities have been spotted, the surprises have happened, and the sets have been broadcasted for all to see. The thing is, you have a Weekend Two wristband. You've been... Read more »

Watch Blood Orange, Beck, and Little Dragon’s Full Coachella Sets

Dev Hynes, aka indie-producer extraordinaire Blood Orange, was accompanied by Caroline Polachek, Samantha Urbani of Friends, and Adam Bainbridge (bka Kindness) for his set at Coachella yesterday. Comprising mostly of songs from his fantastic 2013 release Cupid Deluxe, the set culminated in... Read more »

Video: Blood Orange – “Uncle ACE (Kindness Remix ft. Robert Owens)”

Dev Hynes returns to his hometown in the video for a remix of “Uncle ACE” by Kindness, which also features vocals from Frankie Knuckles collaborator Robert Owens. The questions that appear in the video as Dev... Read more »