Blood Orange singer Dev Hynes announced via Twitter today that he has lost his home and all of his possessions in a fire, which occurred while he was out. Hynes’s dog Cupid, whose name inspired the titled of his Cupid Deluxe LP, was killed during the blaze. According to Hynes’ announcement the fire also claimed scores, hard drives and other items related to his work as an artist and producer, ultimately cementing the loss as nothing short of catastrophic. Hynes has requested time to process the loss and indicates that he is also without a phone. Check his statements below for the full rundown.


  • Mesha

    This is horrible! You are in my prayers…