Frank Ocean News

Frank Ocean Did Not Send Chipotle The "Fuck Off" Check After All
Frank Ocean Did Not Send Chipotle The "Fuck Off" Check After All Mar 20, 2014 at 04:06pm
Frank Ocean recently settled a lawsuit with Chipotle in a pretty badass way-- at least, we thought he did. The singer was paid a hefty sum to contribute some vocals to an ad campaign, but he never followed through. Thus, Chipotle sued Ocean for the money they paid for his involvement, which worked out to $212,500.
Frank Ocean Sued By Chipotle [Update: Ocean Cuts A Check, Writes "Fuck Off" On It]
Frank Ocean Sued By Chipotle [Update: Ocean Cuts A Check, Writes "Fuck Off" On It] Mar 10, 2014 at 06:15pm
Chipotle may fill our stomachs, but they're looking to burn a hole right through Frank Ocean's pocket. To be fair, he was payed by the Mexican Grill super chain around $212,500 to donate some vocals to their new marketing campaign, called "The Scarecrow." The Fiona Apple cover of the "Pure Imagination" song from "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate factory" done for Chipotle; that was supposed Frank Ocean's cover.
Crew Love: Odd Future
Crew Love: Odd Future Mar 3, 2014 at 12:21pm
OFWGKTA (Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All), more commonly referred to as Odd Future, made a huge splash in the rap world when they burst onto the scene in late 2009 with crew leader Tyler, the Creator's critically-acclaimed Bastard mixtape. Bringing dark, lo-fi sonics, even darker lyrics and off-kilter humor to the table, the rest of the crew would soon follow him into the limelight.
T-Pain Hates Homophobia In Rap, Mentions Frank Ocean & Macklemore
T-Pain Hates Homophobia In Rap, Mentions Frank Ocean & Macklemore Feb 9, 2014 at 12:55pm
In an interview with VladTV, T-Pain sat down and talked about the disparity between the emergence of "gay-friendly" acts in Hip-Hop, directly citing Frank Ocean and Macklemore, and his perception of Urban Music's reluctance to accomodate the LGBT community. Of this, T-Pain commented, saying:
Frank Ocean Says That He's Back To Work
Frank Ocean Says That He's Back To Work Nov 15, 2013 at 01:10pm
Frank Ocean has kind of disappeared for a minute, but it looks like he'll be back soon enough. The r'n'b singer, who no longer has Twitter, took to his Tumblr to share some thoughts while at the same time revealing he's back in the studio.
Frank Ocean Says He Sold "A Lot Of Cocaine And Crack" In School
Frank Ocean Says He Sold "A Lot Of Cocaine And Crack" In School Sep 17, 2013 at 09:58am
Frank Ocean, being an r'n'b singer, doesn't exactly have the hardest reputation, although he did get into that scuffle with fellow singer Chris Brown. Nonetheless, Ocean doesn't portray himself as a gangster, although he reveals in a new interview with Oyster Magazine that he was a thug in school.
Tyler, The Creator & Frank Ocean Headline Odd Future Carnival [Update: Full Line-Up Revealed]
Tyler, The Creator & Frank Ocean Headline Odd Future Carnival [Update: Full Line-Up Revealed] Sep 10, 2013 at 02:55pm
For the second year in a row, Odd Future will be holding their OFWGKTA Carnival in L.A., and they have announced Tyler, the Creator and Frank Ocean as the headliners.  Other details of performances are yet to be revealed, but just as last year, the event will feature rides, games, a skatepark, and Odd Future unique prizes for those participating in the carnival.  This year there will be two stages, the “Camp” stage and the “High” stage.  The event is being held by Camp Flog Gnaw, Tyler’s new creative company.
Frank Ocean's Appearance At OVO Fest Cancelled Due To Torn Vocal Chord
Frank Ocean's Appearance At OVO Fest Cancelled Due To Torn Vocal Chord Jul 30, 2013 at 11:16am
As we reported last week, Frank Ocean had to cancel his Australian tour because of tear in his vocal chord. The effects will spill over onto Drake's OVO Fest, as LiveNation announced this morning that the night Ocean is performing has been cancelled. The r'n'b singer was scheduled to perform the first day of OVO Fest, August 4th, alongside James Blake. That day has been cancelled, and Blake has been moved to the second day.
Frank Ocean Tears Vocal Cord, Cancels Australian Tour
Frank Ocean Tears Vocal Cord, Cancels Australian Tour Jul 26, 2013 at 12:32pm
Guess we won't be hearing the audio version of Frank Ocean's "Versace" freestyle anytime soon. Frank's mini-tour in Australia got off to a rough start, with the singer experiencing throat problems while performing on opening night.
Frank Ocean Posts Open Letter, Addresses "You're Not Dead" Tour
Frank Ocean Posts Open Letter, Addresses "You're Not Dead" Tour Jul 7, 2013 at 04:29pm
Every so often we get an update on the life and times of Frank Ocean from the man himself, as is the case this weekend. This time around, the Grammy award winner speaks his mind from the road, in the midst of his ongoing "You're Not Dead" tour.  In his latest open letter, posted on his Tumblr page, Ocean reveals that he funded the tour on his own, without the help of a label or touring firm. And despite the fact that he's premiered several new songs, he claims the shows aren't being held in support of an album. 
Pharrell Comments On Different Personas Of Tyler, The Creator, Frank Ocean & Earl Sweatshirt
Pharrell Comments On Different Personas Of Tyler, The Creator, Frank Ocean & Earl Sweatshirt Jun 12, 2013 at 04:48pm
Tyler, The Creator has definitely created a crazy persona for himself. Whether it's his raps, his style, or his tweets, Tyler knows how to get people riled up (including himself). It makes us wonder whether Tyler is that way 24/7, or whether he calms down when he's not in the public eye. His personality is very much on the opposite spectrum of r'n'b crooner Frank Ocean, who gives off a much more mellow vibe.
Frank Ocean Announces "You're Not Dead...2013" Tour
Frank Ocean Announces "You're Not Dead...2013" Tour May 28, 2013 at 04:33pm
The last we heard from Frank Ocean, he was well into recording his follow-up to the Grammy award-winning Channel Orange. The OF crooner may be debuting some new material soon as he has just announced a new slew of dates as part of his "You're Not Dead...2013" Tour.