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Blood Orange – Sandra’s Smile | Music Video

  Blood Orange – also known as artist Devonté Hynes – has released a new song called “Sandra’s Smile” The song is also accompanied by a video which was filmed last week in New York. The video was directed and edited by the Hynes himself. The clip also features cameos from Junglepussy and Ian Isiah.   In addition to posting[…]

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Solange Covers Nina Simone’s ‘To Be Young, Gifted And Black’ | Music News

  Solange performed at FYF festival in Los Angeles last night (August 24). Alongside Devonté Hynes from Blood Orange, Moses Sumney, and KING, she did a cover of Nina Simone’s ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black’. She has shared footage of the musicians rehearsing for the cover which you can watch below. She commented on covering the song:   “It[…]

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Blood Orange – Do You See My Skin Through the Flames? | New Music

  Blood Orange’s Devonté Hynes has released a new track on Soundcloud titled “Do You See My Skin Through The Flames?”. He has noted that it is not a song that will be on his next album but, “just some things on my mind” that he wanted to share. The lyrics of the song addresses racial tension as well as[…]

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Devonté Hynes + Neneh Cherry – He She Me | Music Video

  Not only is Dev Hynes’s portfolio of collaborations increasing by the minute (working with the likes of Britney Spears, Kylie Minouge, Emmy The Great and Florence + the Machine in the past), he is becoming almost the default choice for gender expression campaigns. On his Cupid Deluxe album, he provided social commentary about the LGBT community in New York[…]

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Emile Haynie + Devonté Hynes + Sampha + Charlotte Gainsbourg – A Kiss Goodbye | New Music

  The first thing that will attract you to this song is the artists on it. With collaborators including Devonté Hynes, Sampha and Charlotte Gainsbourg, “A Kiss Goodbye” was definitely not going to be weak track. Grammy Award winning NYC producer Emile Haynie releases the song today, and though many may not know of him, I’m sure that will change[…]

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