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Chance The Rapper Talks About His Upcoming Album ‘Surf’ and Working with Frank Ocean

BY TER STAFF

Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Good News: Chance The Rapper has a new album, titled ‘Surf’ coming out. Bad News: fans that want to give their money for a physical Chance the Rapper album will have to keep waiting, as the album will be free!

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The 5 Best Singers to Complement Rappers

BY DAN GARCIA

Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Behind every great rapper is a great non-rapping singer… well not really, but there are plenty of amazing singers that especially complement the rap world very well. While these singers almost always have hip-hop influences in their production, when they hit up the studio with one of your favorite rapper, a hit is bound to form. Check out our list of the best singers to complement rappers.

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Who Can Still Win the 57th Album of the Year Grammy?

BY DAN GARCIA

There are just 15 days (September 30th) until the eligibility period ends for the 57th annual Grammy awards. In what looks to be an arguably week year for critically acclaimed albums, and what has also been the year for surprise releases, some of your favorite artists could still swoop in and steal the most prestigious award in music. We certainly wouldn’t rule it out.

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Kanye West, Jay Z & Frank Ocean Facing Infringement Lawsuit

BY TAYLOR POPE

Courtesy of XXL

The hit single “Made in America,” from Kanye West and Jay Z’s critically acclaimed collaboration album Watch the Throne, is now the subject of a $3 million dollar lawsuit. New York artist Joel Mac claims that the song, which features Frank Ocean and Mike Dean, copies the lyrical themes of his 2009 track, also titled “Made in America.”

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Frank Ocean: Where Are You?

BY TER STAFF

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The thirst for new Frank Ocean is real. Just this week, Frank Ocean dying his hair blue made headlines, with the music community desperate for anything related to Frank Ocean that remotely could be considered music news. While we don’t have any new information about when we can expect Frank’s upcoming comeback, we can fill you in about what you need to know about his upcoming sophomore album and what has happened so far.

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Frank Ocean Drops Management and Publicist

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Bonnaroo 2014: Frank Ocean Provides Much-Needed Mellow on Saturday Night
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According to Buzzfeed, the singer-songwriter has reportedly parted ways with Christian and Kelly Clancy – who have managed the music collective Odd Future (which we assume still includes Ocean) in their rise to fame and beyond – as he looks to take his career “in a different direction”.

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10 Musicians We Wish We Had on Snapchat

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Last November Snapchat turned down a $3 billion dollar offer from Facebook, that’s right, billion! While many are uncertain why the founders turned down such an offer, while we think of a good excuse, lets fantasize about the musicians that we would love to follow on Snapchat!

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Music Fest Moneyball

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A couple of weeks ago Consequence of Sound posted a feature titled “Let’s Play Moneyball with a Summer Music Festival” about a piece wrote by The Early Registration’s Dan Garcia. In the piece Garcia used price quotes of popular artists in music to drop and add acts to the World’s Largest Music Festival, Summerfest, located in Milwaukee, WI in attempts to also make it the world’s best music festival.

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