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Rex Orange County

About

Alexander James O'Connor (born 4 May 1998), known professionally as Rex Orange County, is an English singer and songwriter. O’Connor rose to prominence in 2017 following multiple features on Tyler, the Creator’s Grammy-nominated album Flower Boy, including the single "Boredom". NPR Music journalist Zoë Jones has described O’Connor’s music as "a bright blend of hip-hop, jazz, and bedroom pop”.

O'Connor has released one mixtape, Bcos U Will Never B Free (2015), and three studio albums, Apricot Princess (2017), Pony (2019), and Who Cares? (2022) as well as a live album titled Live at Radio City Music Hall (2020).

Articles

August 10, 2022

Listen to Rex Orange County’s sun-kissed new single ‘Threat’

"Go be outside, blast this" The post Listen to Rex Orange County’s sun-kissed new single ‘Threat’ appeared first on NME.

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July 2, 2022

Rex Orange County cancels remainder of 2022 touring plans: “This is the last thing I want to do”

His upcoming UK and Ireland dates will be his last for the year, due to “unforeseen personal circumstances” The post Rex Orange County cancels remainder of 2022 touring plans: “This is the last thing I want to do” appeared first on NME.

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June 9, 2022

Rex Orange County shares new video for ‘One In A Million’

The track is taken from Alex O'Connor's recent album 'Who Cares?' The post Rex Orange County shares new video for ‘One In A Million’ appeared first on NME.

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March 23, 2022

Rex Orange County Rules Top Alternative Albums Chart With ‘Who Cares?’

It's the singer-songwriter's second No. 1, after 'Pony' in 2019.

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March 22, 2022

Ghost Scores First No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Album Sales Chart With Biggest Sales Week of 2022

Plus: The latest albums from for KING & COUNTRY, Rex Orange County, Benny the Butcher and Joell Ortiz & KXNG Crooked debut in top 10.

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March 21, 2022

Rex Orange County Bags First U.K. No. 1 With ‘Who Cares’

Rex Orange County's new LP leads an all-new Top 3, besting Swedish rockers Ghost and Canadian rock veteran Bryan Adams.

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March 21, 2022

Lil Durk Scores Second No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘7220’

Plus: Ghost, Rex Orange County and for KING & COUNTRY debut in top 10.

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March 18, 2022

Rex Orange County scores first UK Number One album with ‘Who Cares?’

Other new entries in the Top Five included releases from Ghost, Bryan Adams and The Shires The post Rex Orange County scores first UK Number One album with ‘Who Cares?’ appeared first on NME.

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March 15, 2022

Rex Orange County Leads Midweek U.K. Chart With ‘Who Cares’

Rex Orange County has been a name-to-watch since he finished runner-up in the BBC’s Sound of 2018 poll.

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March 14, 2022

Rex Orange County set for first UK Number One album with ‘Who Cares?’

Ghost and Franz Ferdinand are other new entries in the Top Five The post Rex Orange County set for first UK Number One album with ‘Who Cares?’ appeared first on NME.

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March 11, 2022

Rex Orange County: “Tyler, The Creator taught me by giving me a mirror to look at what I did on my own”

The rapper features on the singer's lastest album 'Who Cares' The post Rex Orange County: “Tyler, The Creator taught me by giving me a mirror to look at what I did on my own” appeared first on NME.

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March 11, 2022

20 Questions With Rex Orange County: How a Spontaneous Trip Informed His ‘Loose’ New Album

The artist wrote and recorded his third album 'Who Cares' across 10 days on a spontaneous trip to Amsterdam.

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March 9, 2022

Rex Orange County Taps Tyler, the Creator for New Single ‘Open a Window’: Stream It Now

The track will be included on the singer-songwriter's upcoming album 'Who Cares?,' out this Friday (March 11).

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March 9, 2022

Rex Orange County shares Tyler, The Creator collab ‘Open A Window’

Taken from his upcoming album 'Who Cares?', which arrives on Friday The post Rex Orange County shares Tyler, The Creator collab ‘Open A Window’ appeared first on NME.

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March 9, 2022

Listen to Rex Orange County and Tyler, the Creator’s New Song “Open a Window”

The musicians’ first collaboration since Tyler’s 2017 album Flower Boy

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February 14, 2022

Watch the video for Rex Orange County’s warm new single, ‘Amazing’

The musician's upcoming album 'Who Cares?' is out March 11 The post Watch the video for Rex Orange County’s warm new single, ‘Amazing’ appeared first on NME.

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February 3, 2022

Watch Rex Orange County debut unreleased ‘Who Cares?’ tracks ‘Amazing’ and ‘Making Time’

'Who Cares?' is out March 11 The post Watch Rex Orange County debut unreleased ‘Who Cares?’ tracks ‘Amazing’ and ‘Making Time’ appeared first on NME.

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January 31, 2022

10 Cool New Pop Songs to Get You Through the Week: Rex Orange County, Coi Leray, Chelsea Cutler & More

Check out new tracks by Tove Lo, Bülow, Renforshort and more to get through the week.

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January 28, 2022

Rex Orange County announces huge show in London

The gig will take place this summer The post Rex Orange County announces huge show in London appeared first on NME.

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January 26, 2022

Rex Orange County announces new album ‘Who Cares?’ and shares new single ‘Keep It Up’

The record will feature a collaboration with Tyler, The Creator The post Rex Orange County announces new album ‘Who Cares?’ and shares new single ‘Keep It Up’ appeared first on NME.

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January 15, 2022

Listen to a snippet of a new Rex Orange County song

"Keep it up and go on" The post Listen to a snippet of a new Rex Orange County song appeared first on NME.

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April 13, 2021

Music

The Dutch songwriter follows behind-the-scenes work with Rex Orange County, The Free Nationals, and others with a breezy new solo record. Featuring collaborations with Mac Demarco and Emily King, the album does a good job does distilling his charms into a single package.

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Discs

THREAT

August 9, 2022

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WHO CARES?

March 11, 2022

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OPEN A WINDOW (feat. Tyler, The Creator)

March 9, 2022

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AMAZING

February 14, 2022

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KEEP IT UP

January 26, 2022

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Live at Radio City Music Hall

September 30, 2020

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Pony

October 25, 2019

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Face to Face

October 23, 2019

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Pluto Projector

October 17, 2019

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10/10

September 12, 2019

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New House

February 14, 2019

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You've Got a Friend in Me

May 31, 2018

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Loving Is Easy (feat. Benny Sings)

October 11, 2017

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Edition

September 12, 2017

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Apricot Princess

April 26, 2017

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Untitled

April 19, 2017

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Sunflower

March 22, 2017

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Best Friend

January 25, 2017

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Uno

November 17, 2016

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Bcos U Will Never B Free

November 7, 2016

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