We have some news from a few of your fave R&B crooners. Frank Ocean is coming through with a new LP and his own magazine this summer. Meanwhile, Miguel will be putting his acting skills on front street for a project produced by John Legend. Get the deets inside….
Since the release of his highly popular debut studio album channel ORANGE in 2012, Frank Ocean left his adoring fans yearning for more. Now, the R&B crooner is ready to bring some new tunes just in time for summer.
Frank plans to drop a new album AND his own magazine this July. The “Novacane” singer hit up his own personal website and his Tumblr page to make the cryptic announcement. He posted the picture of himself looking down at a magazine called Boys Don’t Cry with the caption, “I got two versions. I got twoooo versions.”
He then used the hashtags: #ISSUE1 #ALBUM3 #JULY2015 #BOYSDONTCRY
A rep for Frank Ocean confirmed to Billboard that the “Super Rich Kids” singer will be releasing his own magazine, Boyz Don’t Cry, this July. The rep also confirmed the new LP will be dropping this summer, but the title has not been revealed.
We’re here for a new Frank Ocean LP….are you?
In other R&B bits….
Grammy Award winner Miguel will be showcasing his singing and acting talents in a romantic musical produced by fellow R&B singer John Legend through his Get Lifted Film Co. along with IM Global.
According the Variety, Miguel will star as “former one-hit wonder who regains his love for music when he is hired to coach an aspiring singer for her audition on a singing competition show” in the drama. The project is currently untitled.
Filming will kick off in Philadelphia this September with John producing alongside his Get Lifted partner Mike Jackson and Furst Film principals Sean and Bryan Furst.
Hmm…sounds interesting. We’ll keep you posted on any new details when they become available.
Photos: Frank’s Website/Miguel’s IG