The delicate balance he strikes between melancholy world-weariness and hopeless romanticism creates a world where every detail is imbued with color and meaning. Jens makes you want to see life through his eyes.
While he continued to release music as he transitioned his career into acting, none of them reached the heights that his first two did with their (rather rare) combination of witty cynicism and youthful energy.
I don’t know how to explain his return other than to start where I found him: I discovered Frank Ocean while watching the VMAs when I was 13. He crooned “Thinkin Bout You” seated on a rock on a stage that was dark save for the light of a faux campfire — a tame departure for the VMAs.
Tyler, the Creator’s IGOR alter ego, Wolf Daley, returns with the music video for “I THINK.” Directed under Tyler’s Wolf Haley alias, the video features a caption that reads “a fraction of the video*,” indicating more to come.