"For me to just be like, 'This is me and I'm putting it out there,' — it takes a minute," says Dev Hynes, who records as Blood Orange. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dev Hynes On Taking Time With His Music: 'I Want It To Be The Most Me'

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Cupid Deluxe is Dev Hynes' new album under the name Blood Orange. Stacey Mark/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For Dev Hynes, Every Sound Is A Color

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Clockwise from upper left: Sleigh Bells, Blood Orange, Mind Spiders, James Vincent McMorrow Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Sleigh Bells, Omar Souleyman, Blood Orange, More

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