Frank Ocean announces new album, tour

Frank Ocean announces new album, tour

After many delays and Eagles-related controversies, Frank Ocean appears to be finally ready to issue his Def Jam debut: It's called Channel Orange, and it comes out July 17. It will be Ocean's first "proper" album after breaking out in 2011 with the great Nostalgia, Ultra mixtape. Ocean has posted a trailer for Channel Orange, which you can see below. The singer will also be on our this summer; check out the tour dates after the trailer. [via Pitchfork]

7-13 Seattle, WA - Showbox at the Market
7-14 Vancouver, British Columbia - Commodore Ballroom
7-16 San Francisco, CA - The Regency Ballroom
7-17 Los Angeles, CA - The Wiltern
7-19 Austin, TX - La Zona Rosa
7-20 Dallas, TX - Southside Music Hall
7-22 Atlanta, GA - Center Stage Theatre
7-23 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
7-25 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer
7-26 New York, NY - Terminal 5
7-28 Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club
7-29 Montreal, Quebec - Club Soda
7-31 Toronto, Ontario - The Guvernment
8-1 Detroit, MI - TBA
8-4 Chicago, IL - Lollapalooza