CD of The Week from Blood Orange
Devonte Hynes is a British vocalist, songwriter and producer who has recorded as Lightspeed Champion in the past, and more recently as Blood Orange. Hynes was born and raised in Ilford, Essex, and has resided in new York since 2007. The new release Cupid Deluxe is Blood Orange's follow up to the 2011 album, Coastal Grooves. Cupid Deluxe tunefully expands on the electro-pop of that acclaimed debut record.