“Freudian” is a huge step up from Caesar’s previous works. His voice remains silky smooth, enough to put you in a vibe, but not to put you to sleep.
Music is an outlet, which I’m pretty sure we all need with today’s presidential election. This is the playlist I’ve made exactly for this occasion along with my thoughts.
On “Blond,” Frank Ocean succeeds in addressing important topics, including racial profiling, police brutality and Black Lives Matter. By comparing himself to Trayvon Martin, Ocean makes the issue personal.
On “Blond,” Frank Ocean wants to make us think rather than just wanting to listen and enjoy — and, honestly, he pulls it off.