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It's finally here. It's exciting and different. It's also frustratingly unhummable and exclusive to Apple Music.

Trying to wrap my head around Frank Ocean’s new 'event album'

August 24th, 2016

It's finally here. It's exciting and different. It's also frustratingly unhummable and exclusive to Apple Music.

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