Frank Ocean Launches New Beats 1 Radio Show “blonded RADIO” with Jay Z Interview & More

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Shortly after the release of Calvin Harris' amazing single "Slide" feat. Frank Ocean and Migos, we were blessed with the announcement of Frank's new Beats 1 show called "blonded RADIO" and the first episode has already gone live.

Frank Ocean and @S_C_ talk music, money & tech on #blondedRADIO. Interview + EPIC playlist are up on @AppleMusic: https://t.co/rEvIkly8lf pic.twitter.com/uEsBCKXzg8

— Beats 1 (@Beats1) February 24, 2017

He kicks off the show with "Nights" off his blonde LP and covers a wide away of artists for the remainder of the episode including Future, Prince, Miles Davis, Stevie Wonder, Aphex Twin and more. Frank also interviews Jay Z throughout the episode about the state of radio today.

"It’s pretty much an advertisement model…these places are not even based on music. Their playlist isn't based on music…It’s not even about the DJ discovering what music is best." — Jay Z

With Jay Z as Frank's first guest on his show, we can only imagine what's to come on blonded RADIO. The entire tracklist for episode one can be seen below. Enjoy!

"blonded RADIO" Episode 001

Tracklist:
Frank Ocean: “Nights”
Kodak Black: “Tunnel Vision”
Future: “I’m So Groovy”
Migos: “Get Rght Witcha”
Calvin Harris: “Slide” [ft. Frank Ocean and Migos]
Nao: “Bad Blood”
OutKast: “Humble Mumble” [ft. Erykah Badu]
Céline Dion: “All by Myself”
The Isley Brothers: “Highways of My Life”
Prince: “Adore”
Prince: “The Beautiful Ones”
Miles Davis / Robert Glasper: “Song for Selim” [ft. KING]
Sade: “Love Is Stronger Than Pride”
Yussef Kamaal: “Yo Chavez”
Esperanza Spalding: “Judas”
The Notorious B.I.G.: “I Got a Story to Tell”
Ty Dolla $ign: “Back Up”
Frank Ocean: “Pink + White”
Air: “Alone in Kyoto”
Pixies: “Hey”
Dirty Projectors: “Cool Your Heart”
Stevie Wonder: “Heaven Is 10 Zillion Light Years Away”
Michael Jackson: “I Can’t Help It”
Nina Simone: “Mr. Bojangles”
Clams Casino: “32 Levels” [ft. Lil B and Joe Newman]
Teen Suicide: “Wild Things Run Free”
Aphex Twin: “Flim”
Frank Ocean: “Self Control”
Ola Pang: “Glimmer”

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