Frank Ocean News

Frank Ocean Announces New Album Coming In July
Frank Ocean Announces New Album Coming In July Apr 6, 2015 at 09:51pm
The wait is almost over fans. Frank Ocean just took to his Tumblr page Monday night and hinted at the possible title and release date for what most likely is his next album.
Frank Ocean & Lil B Are Working On New Music Together
Frank Ocean & Lil B Are Working On New Music Together Dec 29, 2014 at 11:54am
Frank Ocean has been pretty reclusive over the past year. After releasing his debut album, Channel Orange, to both critical acclaim and Grammys (a weirdly rare feat to get both these days), he disappeared, deleting his Twitter account and rarely doing interviews. Still, we've been told that Frank has been working on his sophomore effort since only a couple months after Orange dropped, so as far as we know, he's been holed up working on music all this time.
Frank Ocean Denied Legal Name Change
Frank Ocean Denied Legal Name Change Nov 10, 2014 at 11:36am
Frank Ocean has taken a back seat when it comes to social media and all the drama it entails. He's also been low-key when it comes to music. Today the singer pops up in the news not because of any new music (although we hope that's on the way), but because he wants to legally change his name to Frank Ocean.
Frank Ocean's Dad Is Suing Russell Simmons For $142 Million
Frank Ocean's Dad Is Suing Russell Simmons For $142 Million Sep 14, 2014 at 10:55am
Frank Ocean's father hasn't been a part of the R&B singer's life since he was five years old, but he feels his reputation as a father has been wrongly tarnished, and he's seeking $142 million in compensation. Ocean's dad, otherwise known as Calvin Cooksey is targeting Russell Simmons' Global Grind in particular, claiming the site has posted lies about him, as well as strangely taking them to task for never using his real name.
Frank Ocean Reportedly Tapped To Perform At Met Gala
Frank Ocean Reportedly Tapped To Perform At Met Gala Apr 30, 2014 at 03:33pm
Last year's Met Gala was a memorable one, as you may recall Kanye West was the performer and he treated fans to then-unheard music off his latest album Yeezus. Since we learned recently that Frank Ocean is finally back in the studio and working on a new project, we can only hope the r'n'b singer acts accordingly.
Frank Ocean Is Almost Done With New Album; May Skip Coachella To Complete It
Frank Ocean Is Almost Done With New Album; May Skip Coachella To Complete It Apr 10, 2014 at 10:52pm
 A few weeks ago, photographer, Nabil, posted a photo of Frank Ocean working in the studio, and reminded us that great music is soon upon us. While It seems like it’s been ages since his channel ORANGE album took the music world by storm, we can now start looking forward to his sophomore album.
Frank Ocean Spotted In Studio Working On Sophomore LP
Frank Ocean Spotted In Studio Working On Sophomore LP Mar 25, 2014 at 11:04am
Frank Ocean has appeared in the news lately, although it hasn't had to do with new music from the singer. Rather, his name has been circulating because of a Chipotle lawsuit over a commercial track that Ocean never ended up doing, despite taking an advance for it.
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.