Published Jul 16, 2012This week saw the release of several hotly anticipated albums, as well as a long list of videos and new tracks now populating Exclaim!'s Click Hear section, where you'll find our picks of the best full album streams, downloads and clips. You can check out some of the week's highlights below.
First, Frank Ocean made his first live TV appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, providing a soulful rendition of "Bad Religion," from his recently released debut studio album, Channel Orange. You can take a look at a video of the performance on our website, along with a full album stream via Ocean's Tumblr.
Also making a stop on late-night television was Nicki Minaj, who, as usual, delivered an animated performance of her single "Pound the Alarm" on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
In full album streams, the newest synth-happy release from Edmonton's Shout Out Out Out Out, titled Spanish Moss and Total Loss, is available in its entirety, and Yellow & Green, the latest offering from sludge metal outfit Baroness, hits shelves tomorrow (July 17), but is available to stream online until then.
And to wrap it up, Rick Ross, Drake and Lil Wayne make an appearance in the video for "Pop That," the first single from French Montana's debut LP, Excuse My French, while breakout rapper Azealia Banks dropped her new 18-track mixtape, Fantasea, as a free download.
You can enjoy these picks, as well as many more streams, downloads and videos, at our Click Hear section.