Biking (Frank Ocean song)

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"Biking"
Frank Ocean Biking Cover.jpg
Single by Frank Ocean featuring Jay-Z and Tyler, the Creator
ReleasedApril 10, 2017 (2017-04-10) (original)
May 15, 2017 (2017-05-15) (solo)
Format
Genre
Length4:38 (original)
3:32 (solo)
LabelBlonded
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
Frank Ocean singles chronology
"Chanel"
(2017)
"Biking"
(2017)
"Lens"
(2017)
Frank Ocean singles chronology
"Lens"
(2017)
"Biking (Solo)"
(2017)
"RAF"
(2017)
Jay-Z singles chronology
"Shining"
(2017)
"Biking"
(2017)
"4:44"
(2017)
Tyler, the Creator singles chronology
"Telephone Calls"
(2016)
"Biking"
(2017)
"Who Dat Boy"
(2017)
Alternate cover
Original Apple Music cover
Original Apple Music cover

"Biking" is a song by American singer-songwriter Frank Ocean, released as a single on the third episode of Blonded Radio. It features guest vocals from American rappers Jay-Z and Tyler, the Creator.[1] It was re-released as a solo version, after the sixth episode of Blonded Radio. It was featured in Season 2 of the HBO television series Insecure.

Background[edit]

"Biking" followed the release of two other Frank Ocean songs: "Slide" and "Chanel". The song was produced by Frank Dukes, Jarami, and Caleb Laven.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2017) Peak
position
New Zealand Heatseekers (RMNZ)[2] 9
US Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles (Billboard)[3] 7

Release history[edit]

Original release

Country Date Format Label Ref.
Worldwide 10 April 2017 Digital download Blonded [4]

Solo release

Country Date Format Label Ref.
Worldwide 15 May 2017 Digital download Blonded [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lars Gotrich (April 10, 2017). "Hear Frank Ocean's New Song 'Biking,' Featuring Jay-Z And Tyler, The Creator". NPR. Retrieved April 11, 2017.
  2. ^ "NZ Heatseekers Singles Chart". Recorded Music NZ. April 24, 2017. Retrieved April 21, 2017.
  3. ^ "Frank Ocean – Chart Search (Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles)". Billboard. Retrieved April 19, 2017.
  4. ^ "Biking (feat. JAY Z & Tyler, the Creator) – Single by Frank Ocean on Apple Music". iTunes. Retrieved April 11, 2017.
  5. ^ "Biking (Solo) – Single by Frank Ocean on Apple Music". iTunes. Retrieved May 16, 2017.