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Blood Orange / Negro Swan
Album:Negro Swan Collection:General
Artist:Blood Orange Added:09/2018
Label:Domino Recording Company 

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Add Date:2018-10-08 Pull Date:2018-12-10 
Week Ending:9 Dec4 Nov28 Oct21 Oct14 Oct
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Album Review
Charles King
Reviewed 2018-10-01 
Negro Swan
by Blood Orange
A coming of age/out musical work toward "cultural Appropriation," being Negro and different in America...Acoustic pop, electronic keys/drums, cowbells, tambourine, and melodic vocals with a down beat Big Sur, Highway 1 top down cruising vibe. * Fav tracks
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1. Orlando (3:02) Car horns/street sounds/electronic slow groove/soft vocals
*2. Saint (3:12) jazz horn open/jumps to soft rythmic vocals and drum machine
3. Take Your Time (2:51) Electronic keyboard/dreamy vocals/great melody
**4. Hope 3:59 (w/Puff Daddy& Tei shi) Saturday night love music/man&woman vocals
5. Jewelry (4:32) Angelic choir music background to spoken word and drum machine
6. Family w/Janet Mock (:41) Spoken Words on what it feel like to be part of family
***7 .Charcoal baby (4:02) Drum slaps/Guitar/Great melody and vocals/Great Track!
8. Vulture Baby (1:14) Slow cascading drum machine with rising melody and vocals
9. Chewing gum
w/A$AP Rocky& Project Pat (04:23)Drum machine, soft vocals/friends and RAP
10. Holy Will w/Ian Isiah (04:22)
11. Dagenham Dream (02:45) Dreamy girls voice/drum machine/sirens/melodic beat
12. Nappy Wonder (02:38) Drum machine beat/piano/vocals/slow melody/good harmony
13. Runnin' w/Georgia Ann Muldrow (3:55) Rising female&Male vocals/low beat harmony
14. Out of Your League w/Steve lacy (2:20) Beautiful vocals with cowbell and drums
15. Minetta Creek (1:58 ) City street sounds/syncopated drum beats/soft vocals/Upbeat
16. Smoke (3:29 ) Street sounds/guitar/nice vocals/easy groove and relaxed vibe

Track Listing
1.Orlando 9.Chewing Gum (Feat. A$Ap Rocky & Project Pat)
2.Saint 10.Holy Will (Feat. Ian Isiah)
3.Take Your Time 11.Dagenham Dream
4.Hope (Feat. Puff Daddy & Tei Shi) 12.Nappy Wonder
5.Jewelry 13.Runnin' (Feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow)
6.Family (Feat. Janet Mock) 14.Out Of Your League (Feat. Steve Lacy)
7.Charcoal Baby 15.Minetta Creek
8.Vulture Baby 16.Smoke