‘I WALKED IN AND DEV WAS PLAYING THIS BEAT, AND IT WAS LIKE A LIGHTBULB WENT OFF … AND HE WAS DRESSED AS A WIZARD, WHICH HELPED’ - SOLANGE KNOWLES 26 year old singer/songwriter Devonté " Dev " Hynes aka 'lightspeed Champion', and most recent psyudonym "Blood Orange" has finally found a way to streamline his creative works to equal success. His most recent style switch has been assumed the perfect ratio of R&B to a chillwave-atmospheric-retrofit ted resemblance to the artist formally known as Prince. Houston born- UK [...]
Blood Orange "Sutphin Boulevard" "Lover Sin I'm a man I'm a boy Leaver Tommorow after second found lust It's true Funny How am I supposed to work at night Doer If I just have to cook for my wife So true" No other song in the past [...]
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This one's been a long time coming, I know. My apologies to Cunningham, and anybody else who's been waiting. It's not that there's been any shortage of dope shit dropping lately - Theophilus London's full-length debut, and quality projects from Washed Out, Little Dragon, Dom Kennedy and Beyonce to name a few. August tends to sneak up on you with the realization that summer actually ends, and once again today, it hit me. Still, fleeting though it may be, every summer deserves a soundtrack. So here's a taste of ours. [...]
Blood Orange - Sutphin Boulevard Det var något år sedan vi sist skrev om Dev Hynes och hans projekt Blood Orange, så nu får det vara dags igen. Framför allt då jag snubblade över en låt som kommer att finnas på skivan Coastal Grooves (8 augusti). Det är alltså mannen som bland annat är känd som Lightspeed Champion som döljer sig bakom denna pseudonym och det går inte låta bli att älska den lugna rytmen och de perfekta trummorna.
The ever changing Dev Hynes has a released a new video for his latest project Blood Orange, which is for his new single Sutphin Boulevard, released on August 1st.
Click here to view the embedded video. The idea that a man can have too many monikers is obviously one that has never crossed the mind of erstwhile Test Icicles guitarist Dev Hynes , aka Lightspeed Champion , aka Blood Orange but for the purposes of this article, it is the latter nom de plume that will take centre stage. Having begun performing under the Blood Orange as far back [...]
the BLOOD ORANGE new video for SUTPHIN BOULEVARD makes us feel good bout life, espesh those fireworks at the 3 minute mark. and yep we're just surprised that we're feeling the DEV HYNES latest offerings as we never cared for his prevs projects (aka the LIGHTSPEED CHAMPION and the TEST ICICLES) fyi. wotyougot
No dia 1 de Agosto será editado o single "Sutphin Boulevard", tema retirado do disco de estreia de Blood Orange, o nome artístico para o produtor Devonté Hynes ( Basement Jaxx, Florence & The Machine, Theophilus London, etc). O álbum, 'Coastal Grooves', está agendado para ser editado a 8 de Agosto . O vídeo foi realizado por Alan Del Rio Ortiz e tem como protagonista Devonté Hynes e uma Nova Iorque presente mas com uma maquilhagem que lhe dá menos trinta anos.