It seems like Frank Ocean’s collaborators are simply as busy as he’s. London-based producer and polymath Vegyn has shared a large mixtape known as Textual content Whereas Driving If You Wish to Meet God! The mixtape spans a whopping 71 tracks.
Vegyn is probably finest often called a co-host for Ocean’s recurring Beats 1 radio present blonded RADIO, or as a producer who labored on Blonde and Limitless. He additionally runs his personal file label, PLZ Make It Ruins, which launched this new mixtape.
Textual content Whereas Driving If You Wish to Meet God! is a set of loops, samples, and sketches from Vegyn blueprinting his upcoming solo work. The tracks are available round one or two minutes lengthy every. Vegyn selected to label every monitor with its respective BPM, too, in case you wished to check the accuracy of your drumming velocity. Stream it out beneath.
As for Frank Ocean, he’s been a lot busy within the public eye, too. The choice R&B star has been giving interviews left and proper, wanting aloof on the Met Gala carpet, and letting followers lastly have entry to his previously-private Instagram account. In accordance with a current interview he did in Gayletter, there’s a purpose he’s come out of his notoriously personal bubble.
“I believe the entire concept of me as a recluse is absurd ’trigger I’m within the streets like on a regular basis,” he stated. “I’m exterior on a regular basis, I’m touring the world on a regular basis. It’s humorous to me that that’s the notion, however I perceive what folks imply by it on this new paradigm. I don’t know if it’s [him granting more interviews, being more public] terribly calculated, however I’m simply making an attempt to place myself extra into no matter sort of stream is occurring right here in tradition.” Right here’s to extra of Ocean in 2019.