Frank Ocean teases Boys Don't Cry July release date

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Frank Ocean's long-gestating second studio album, Boys Don't Cry, has been making the boys and girls cry in heightened anticipation for years. But take a deep breath, everyone, because we may have finally made it to the finish line it appears that the follow-up to Channel Orange will be dropping this month. (Somebody alert Adele.) On Saturday morning, Ocean's official website was updated for the first time since last July, and the update solely included an image of an old-fashioned library card with the latest chronological stamp being July 2016. The precise date, cheekily, was smudged out. Ocean or his reps have yet to comment on the album's release, although The Fader notes that his brother shared the image on Instagram with the caption "BOYS DON'T CRY #JULY2016." Let the countdown clock begin to tick...

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Review of r&b crooner Frank Ocean's debut Los Angeles showat the El Rey Theatre on Nov. 15, 2011 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Lawrence K. Ho/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Singer Frank Ocean performs onstage at the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival held at The Empire Polo Field on April 13, 2012 in Indio, California. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images for Coachella)
LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON -- Episode # 666 -- Pictured: Frank Ocean -- Photo by: (Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 06: Recording artist Frank Ocean arrives at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards at Staples Center on September 6, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21: Singer Frank Ocean performs All Tomorrow's Parties Festival - Day 1 at Pier 36 on September 21, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)
Frank Ocean poses on arrival for the GQ Men of the Year Party at Chateau Marmont on Sunset Blvd., in Hollywood, California, on November 13, 2012. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 10: Singer Frank Ocean attends the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Vespa/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 10: Singer Frank Ocean arrives at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 10: Singer Frank Ocean accepts an award onstage at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 10: Singer Frank Ocean performs onstage at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 20: Frank Ocean poses with the International Male Solo Artist award in the press room at the Brit Awards 2013 at the 02 Arena on February 20, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Tim Whitby/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 01: Frank Ocean attends the Christian Dior Fall/Winter 2013 Ready-to-Wear show as part of Paris Fashion Week on March 1, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Petroff/Dufour/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 05: Frank Ocean (L) and Princess Deena al-Juhani-Abdulaziz attend the Chanel Fall/Winter 2013 Ready-to-Wear show as part of Paris Fashion Week at Grand Palais on March 5, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Bertrand Rindoff Petroff/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 23: Frank Ocean attends the 2013 Time 100 Gala at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 23, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 23: Frank Ocean attends TIME 100 Gala, TIME'S 100 Most Influential People In The World at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 23, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage for TIME)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MAY 04: Frank Ocean performs on stage on Day 6 of New Orleans Jazz Festival on May 4, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns via Getty Images)
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