Nostalgia, Ultra.
Frank Ocean - Nostalgia, Ultra.
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
Year End Rank: #32
User Score
Based on 191 ratings
2011 Ratings: #37
February 18, 2011 / Release Date
Mixtape / Format
Self-Released / Label
R&B / Genres
frankocean.com / Website
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Dec 31, 2017
zeyadreda
88
fight me with this if you wanna, but frank ocean still didn't made a bad song to date, all his songs either are good or great or excellent. This is why he is one of the greatest songwriters of this generation.
Jan 22, 2017
dyelir
79
If Channel Orange was Frank Ocean's pop breakthrough a la Lil Wayne's Tha Carter 3, then Nostalgia, Ultra. is Frank's Da Drought 3, due to its hype-building off of covers of other artist's material. Here, when Frank isn't turning modern rock classics like "Hotel California" and "Electric Feel" into songs about sex and partnership, he's churning out better new material. "Novacane" and "Songs for Women" are just as likable now as they were in 2011.
Aug 24, 2016
76
A great mixtape from Frank Ocean. It may not be as atmospheric or expansive as his newer material, but he still offers intimate, albeit a bit cringey, lyrics, and great vocals. The clear standouts are Novacane and Songs For Women. Lovecrimes and There Will Be Tears are the worst songs on here, but they are still listenable. A nice sample of Hotel California on American Wedding too.
Nov 17, 2014
Tom Simmons
70
Fav Tracks: Novacane, Nature Feels, Strawberry Swing, Lovecrimes, There Will Be Tears

Least Fav Track: American Wedding
Sep 5, 2016
Justin
NR
The mixtape that introduced me to radiohead and R&B music in general.
Track List
  1. Street Fighter 
  2. Strawberry Swing 
  3. Novacane 
  4. We All Try 
  5. Bitches Talkin' 
  6. Songs For Women 
  7. LoveCrimes 
  8. GoldenEye 
  9. There Will Be Tears 
  10. Swim Good 
  11. Dust 
  12. American Wedding 
  13. Soul Calibur 
  14. Nature Feels
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