Negro Swan, Blood Orange

If you’re not listening to, ‘Negro Swan’, the new album by Blood Orange, than what exactly are you doing? The melancholic experience by the golden boy Devonté Hynes, is an in-depth retrospect to the life of loneliness + isolation, and the effects of a existence within discrimination.
As emotional as it is affirming, Dev explores instrumentation that boldly highlights his voice as the main attraction in a bearing outcry of his experiences of black romanticism. As endearing as it is heartbreaking, ‘Negro Swan’ is a important tale that grips the listener’s attention on the lyrics and some of the years finest instrumentation. Dev depicts depression, while explores his voice in various sounds that sculpts a consistent body of work, that is as simple as it is powerful. Album of the year potential.

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