"Negro Swan" is star-studded.
Dev Hynes AKA Blood Orange has shared the tracklist for his upcoming project entitled Negro Swan. The full-length album boasts a few prominent collaborators including Puff Daddy and A$AP Rocky who appear on "Hope" and "Chewing Gum" respectively. Steve Lacy, the guitarist and back vocalist from The Internet, also takes part in the project on track 14, "Out Of Your League."
The features also include trans activist and author Janet Mock, who narrates the project. Amandla Stenberg, the young actor and activist, is also named in the album's special mentions.
3. Take Your Time
4. Hope (Feat. Puff Daddy & TeiShi)
6. Family (Feat. Janet Mock)
7. Charcoal Baby 8. Vulture Baby
9. Chewing Gum (Feat. A$AP Rocky & Project Pat)
10. Holy Will (Feat. Ian Isiah)
11. Dagenham Dream
12. Nappy Wonder
13. Runnin' (Feat.Georgiaa Anne Muldrow)
14. Out Of Your League (Feat. Steve Lacy)
15. Minetta Creek 16. Smoke
Negro Swan is the followup to Blood Orange's Freetown Sound, which dropped in 2016. The forthcoming project is his fourth studio album under his current moniker and set to drop on August 24. Two projects were released under his former alias, Lightspeed Champion.
Two music videos for Negro Swan have already been released, including the visuals for the Janet Mock feature called "Jewelry."