Brief Introduction of Frank Ocean

Born in 1987, Frank Ocean was crazy about music since he was a little child. He listened to his mother’s CDs and lived near the local jazz scene. He started to do chores and earn money to rent studio when he was only a teenager. Shortly after he became a college school student, he started his music career by recording some demos and shopped them everywhere in LA. Gradually he become a songwriter who wrote songs for Justin Bieber, John Legend, Beyonce, and Brandy. In 2009, thanks to Tricky Stewart who help him sign a contract with Def Jam Recordings, he became a solo artist ever since.

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On 2011, Ocean released his first mixtape, Nostalgia, Ultra, which made him well-known and led to his collaborations with Jay Z and Kanye West. With his hard work and talent, he created many hit songs like “Thinkin Bout You”, “No Church in the Wild”, “American Wedding”, “Super Rich Kids”, “Strawberry Swing”, “Pyramids” etc.  All of these songs are available on iTunes.

As for his personal life, he had the courage to publish an open letter on his Tumblr blog expressing the feelings he had for another young man when he was 19 years old, citing it as his first true love. He thanked the man for his influence, and also thanked the kindness from his mother and friends. Just like what he said, “I don’t know what happens now, and that’s alrite. I don’t have any secrets I need kept anymore…I feel like a free man.” His action was supported by a number of celebrities, including Jay Z and Beyonce.

Now Frank Ocean is playing an really important role in hip-pop world. His action would influent more and more people. We are attracted by his personal charm and talent. We are looking forward to what he might bring us in the future.

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