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Blood Orange - Freetown Sound mp3
Performer: Blood Orange
Title: Freetown Sound
Released: 19 Aug 2016
Label: Domino
Country: US
Style: Contemporary R&B, Downtempo, Leftfield, Soul, Synth-pop
Catalog #: WIGLP369
Genre: Electronic / R&b / Disco
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 756
Formats: 2 × Vinyl, LP, Album
FLAC size: 1009 mb
MP3 size: 2151 mb


1By Ourselves
Arranged By [End Arrangement] – Adam BainbridgeKeyboards, Cello – Devonté HynesSaxophone, Arranged By [Saxophone Arrangement] – Jason ArceVocals – Ava Raiin, Devonté Hynes, Ian IsiahWritten-By – Adam Bainbridge, Ashlee Haze, Charles Mingus, Devonté Hynes
2Love Ya
Arranged By, Keyboards, Piano, Drums – Devonté HynesSaxophone, Arranged By [Saxophone Arrangement] – Jason ArceVocals – Devonté Hynes, Zuri MarleyWritten-By – Eddy Grant
3Hadron Collider
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangements] – Devonté Hynes, Joseph Of Mercury, Nelly FurtadoEngineer [Additional] – Jason "Metal" DonkersgoedPiano, Bass, Drums, Synthesizer, Drum Machine, Cello – Devonté HynesWritten-By, Vocals – Devonté Hynes, Nelly Furtado
4With Him
Keyboards – Devonté HynesSaxophone – Jason ArceVocals – BEA1991, Devonté HynesWritten-By – Beatriz de Rijke, Devonté Hynes
5Hands Up
Vocals – Bryndon Cook, Devonté HynesWritten-By, Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, Drums – Devonté Hynes
6Best To You
Cello, Bass, Keyboards, Drums – Devonté HynesEngineer [Additional] – Caleb LavenVocals – Devonté Hynes, Lorely RodriguezWritten-By – Christopher Amoo / Edward Amoo, Devonté Hynes, Lorely Rodriguez
Bass, Drum Programming, Scratches, Synthesizer – Devonté HynesSaxophone – Jason ArceVocals – Devonté Hynes, Kelsey LuWritten-By – Devonté Hynes
8Better Numb
Acoustic Guitar – Aaron MaineCoordinator [Organization Of Tracks Idea] – Kelsey LuWritten-By, Vocals, Synthesizer [Juno] – Devonté Hynes
9Thank You
Co-producer, Sampler [Sampling] – Adam BainbridgeDrums – Adam Bainbridge, Devonté HynesPiano, Keyboards, Bass, Electronic Wind Instrument [EWI] – Devonté HynesSaxophone – Jason ArceVocals – Ava Raiin, Devonté HynesWritten-By – Adam Bainbridge, Devonté Hynes, Rodney Franklin
10I Know
Engineer [Additional] – Caleb LavenWritten-By, Vocals, Piano, Bass, Drums, Synthesizer, Drum Machine, Guitar – Devonté Hynes
Co-producer – Patrick WimberlyDrums – Patrick WimberlyEngineer – Miles Benjamin Anthony RobinsonMixed By, Vocals, Keyboards – Devonté HynesWritten-By, Bass, Percussion – Devonté Hynes, Patrick Wimberly
Guitar, Bass, Drums, Drum Machine, Synthesizer – Devonté HynesOther [Third Chord Suggestion In Hook] – Aaron MaineVocals – Ava Raiin, Devonté Hynes, Ian IsiahWritten-By – Devonté Hynes
13Juicy 1-4
Bass – David Ginyard, Devonté HynesDrums – Christopher Egan, Devonté HynesEngineer [Additional Live Engineering] – David Rafael LevinKeyboards – John KirbyVocals – Ava Raiin, Devonté HynesWritten-By, Piano, Synthesizer, Drum Machine – Devonté Hynes
14Squash Squash
Vocals – BEA1991, Devonté HynesVocals, Piano, Bass, Drums, Synthesizer, Drum Machine, Cello, Scratches – Devonté HynesWritten-By – Beatriz de Rijke, Devonté Hynes
15But You
Vocals – Bryndon Cook, Devonté HynesWritten-By, Guitar, Keyboards, Piano, Bass, Drums, Drum Programming – Devonté Hynes
16Better Than Me
Vocals – Bryndon Cook, Carly Rae Jepsen, Devonté HynesWritten-By, Piano, Bass, Drums, Synthesizer, Drum Machine, Guitar – Devonté Hynes
Bass – David GinyardCello, Bass, Drums, Scratches, Drum Programming – Devonté HynesDrums – Christopher EganEngineer [Additional Live Engineering] – David Rafael LevinEngineer [Additional] – Caleb LavenGuitar – Benjamin Morsberger, Devonté HynesKeyboards – Devonté Hynes, John KirbySaxophone – Jason ArceVocals – BEA1991, Debbie Harry, Devonté HynesWritten-By – Beatriz de Rijke, Devonté Hynes, Waliou Jacques Badarou


  • DesignMatthew Cooper , Paul J Street
  • EngineerDevonté Hynes (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 17)
  • Engineer [Additional Vocals Engineering]Mikaelin 'Blue' BlueSpruce (tracks: 1 to 4, 8, 10, 14)
  • Mastered ByDave Cooley
  • Mixed ByMikaelin 'Blue' BlueSpruce (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 17)
  • Photography By [Booklet]Devonté Hynes, Nick Harwood
  • Photography By [Cover Photo "Binky & Tony Forever"]Deana Lawson
  • ProducerDevonté Hynes


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
WIG369DBlood Orange Freetown Sound ‎(17xFile, AAC, Album, 256)DominoWIG369D2016
WIGLP369XBlood Orange Freetown Sound ‎(2xLP, Album + 10", Single + Dlx)DominoWIGLP369XUK2016
WIGCD369Blood Orange Freetown Sound ‎(CD, Album)DominoWIGCD369US2016
WIGLP369Blood Orange Freetown Sound ‎(2xLP, Album)DominoWIGLP369Europe2016
WIGCD369PBlood Orange Freetown Sound ‎(CD, Album, Promo)DominoWIGCD369PEurope2016


All tracks Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS)
"By Ourselves" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) /Universal Music Ltd. /Jazz Workshop Inc. admin by BMG Rights Management UK Ltd.)
"Best To You" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) /Beggars Music America / Sony/ATV Music Publishing)
"With Him" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) / Copyright Control)
"E.V.P." (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) / Copyright Control / IS HE Sarl/Peermusic UK Ltd.)
"Love Ya" (Greenheart Music Ltd administered by EMI Music Publishing Ltd. Used by permission. All rights reserved)
"Desirée" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) / Patrick Wimberly Publishing)
"Hadron Collider" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) / Nelstar Entertainment admin by Sony Music ATV)
"Squash Squash" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) / Copyright Control)
"Thank You" (Domino Publishing Co. Ltd. (PRS) / Universal Music Ltd. / Maica Boom Music, used by kind permission of Dejamus Ltd.)

Carly Rae Jepsen appears on "Better Than Me" courtesy of Interscope Records / Universal Music Group

All tracks engineered at Profit House 1, Profit House 2, Dev’s apartment, Aaron Maine’s apartment, Washington Square Park, St. Mark’s Place, the upstairs dance studio at BAM and MoMA except:
"Best To You", "E.V.P." & "I Know" with additional engineering at Red Bull Studios, New York
"Desirée" at CRC, Brooklyn
"Hadron Collider" with additional engineering at the Orange Lounge, Toronto, Canada

Additional vocal engineering on "By Ourselves", "Augustine", "Chance", "Best To You", "But You", "Hands Up" & "Better Than Me" at Lounge Studios, New York
Mastered at Elysian Mastering in Los Angeles, California

"By Ourselves" contains elements of "Myself When I Am Real” by Charles Mingus, used courtesy of The Verve Music Group, under license from Universal Music Enterprises. Used by permission. All rights reserved. The track also contains a sample of "For Colored Girls (The Missy Elliot Poem)" performed by Ashlee Haze
"Chance" contains a sample from "You Must Learn (Live from Caucus Mountain Remix)" as recorded by Boogie Down Productions, used courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment. The track also contains a sample of "Casa Bey" by Mos Def, used courtesy of Downtown Music LLC
"Best To You" contains elements of "Can You Feel The Force" by Real Thing, used courtesy of BMG / Rodean Music
"With Him" contains an audio excertp from the Marlon T. Riggs motion picture "Black Is... Black Ain’t", used courtesy of Signifyin’ Works
"E.V.P." contains a sample of "Chief Inspector" by Waliou Jacques Badarou, licensed courtesy of Island Records, a division of Universal Music Operations Ltd.
"Love Ya" contains an audio clip of Ta-Nehisi Coates at the 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival, used courtesy of Ta-Nehisi Coates & The Aspen Institute
"Desirée" contains an audio clip from the motion picture "Paris Is Burning", used courtesy of Miramax
"Hands Up" contains an audio clip of Vince Staples, used courtesy of Vince Staples
"Squash Squash" contains elements of "Needle To The Groove" by Mantronix, used courtesy of Phase One Network, Inc. © 1985; "World’s Famous" by Malcolm McLaren, used courtesy of Virgin Records & "High Street" by Blood Orange featuring Skepta, used courtesy of Domino Recording Co. Ltd. & Skepta
"Thank You" contains samples of "Stakes Is High" by De La Soul, produced under license from Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company. The track also contains a sample of "Make Up" by Empress Of, from the album "Me", used courtesy of Terrible Records by arrangement with Beggars Group Media Ltd.

- Made in the US
- Comes with MP3s


  • Barcode (Scanned (From Sticker)): 887828036912


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Domino Recording Co. Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Domino Recording Co. Ltd.


Freetown Sound - Blood Orange. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Freetown Sound is the third album by Dev Hynes recording as Blood Orange. It was released on 28 June 2016, three days before its originally announced release date of 1 July 2016. The album contains guest appearances by Empress Of, Debbie Harry, Nelly Furtado, Kelsey Lu and Carly Rae Jepsen. Freetown Sound takes its name from Freetown, Sierra Leone, where Hynes' father was born. The album features Carly Rae Jepsen, Zuri Marley, Debbie Harry, Nelly Furtado, writer Ta-Nehisi Coates, slam poet Ashlee Haze. Freetown Sound by Blood Orange, released 19 August 2016 1. By Ourselves 2. Augustine 3. Chance 4. Best to You 5. With Him 6. Love Ya 8. But You 9. Desirée 10. Hands Up 11. Hadron Collider 12. Squash Squash 13. Juicy 1-4 14. Better Numb Freetown Sound is the third album from Devonté Hynes aka Blood Orange. Written and produced by Hynes, Freetown Sound is a tour de force, a pastiche of Hynes past, present, and future that melds his influences with his own established musical voice. For well over a decade, Devonté Hynes has proven himself a virtuoso of versatility, experimenting with almost every conceivable musical genre under a variety of monikers. Blood Orange makes an ambitious return with Freetown Sound. Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3 Battle of Freetown Sound. Freetown is the third album released by Blood Orange. It was released unannounced on June 28, 2016. The album title refers to Freetown, Sierra Leone, where Dev Hynes' father was born. Lyrically, Dev explores social and political issues such as racial and homophobic agendas. He explained to EW . Blood Orange - By Ourselves. Blood Orange - Augustine. Blood Orange - Chance. Blood Orange - Best To You. Blood Orange - With Him. Blood Orange - . Blood Orange - Love Ya. Blood Orange - But You. Blood Orange - Desiree. Stream Freetown Sound, a playlist by Blood Orange from desktop or your mobile device. Album release date: 28 June 2016. By Ourselves. Not available in Russian Federation. Album 2016 17 Songs. Named after Sierra Leones capital his fathers hometown, its an album, says Hynes, for the under-appreciated. Its dominant themes-exquisite heartbreak and displacement-check that description out. The music-scintillating, poised, and sticky synth-soul-make it a record for the under-appreciated to hold very close. Listen free to Blood Orange Freetown Sound By Ourselves, Augustine and more. 17 tracks 58:30. July 2015, at the height of the Black Lives Matter movement, British singercomposer Dev Hynes released Do You See My Skin Through the Flames , an 11-minute assessment of race and self-worth at a time of intense struggle between blacks and law enforcement. Blood Orange and the Sound of Identity. Freetown Sound is a wondrous tapestry of eighties dance and R. shot through with questions about migration, Christianity, and black masculinity. By Hua Hsu. June 27, 2016. Save this story for later. What is most striking about the album is that it is full of other peoples by Adrian Johnson. One of the first voices you hear on Freetown Sound, the third album from Blood Orange, is that of a young slam poet named Ashlee Haze. Last year, Haze performed a poem about the first time she heard the gle


The MJ poster on the album cover is censored (pixelated) on the LP release. The "Black Is... Black Ain’t" excerpt has also been cut from "With Him." Vinyl was mastered by Bernie Grundman per liner notes and BG in deadwax.
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