What Makes Frank Ocean's Blond(e) so Brilliant?

Review: Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' Is a Dizzy, Trippy, Druggy Marvel via Rolling Stone

Review: Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' Is a Dizzy, Trippy, Druggy Marvel
via Rolling Stone

Frank Ocean's Blond(e) Is a Monument to Memory via The Atlantic

Frank Ocean's Blond(e) Is a Monument to Memory
via The Atlantic

THE BASICS: Frank Ocean's long awaited sophomore album has been heralded as an instant classic after just one week of public consumption. Why? Jonah Weiner of Rolling Stone points to the enormous variety of topics covered in the lyrics, while Spencer Kornhaber of The Atlantic writes about its one-of-a-kind attention to detail.