With the exception of a few tweets here and there, R&B’s newest favorite crooner Frank Ocean has been somewhat mum on words since releasing his debut album channelORANGE—and also coming out with his sexuality a little over a week ago.

Frank decided to start the album promo trail with his first interview on BBC Radio 1 with Zane Lowe. While he didn’t address that infamous Tumblr post, he did talk about the album’s formation, making sure the physical copy is decked out with great album artwork, and what he wanted to achieve with this project.

Listen to the interview here: