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 Frank Ocean Comes Out The Closet Opens Up About His s3xuality On Album ?
topic by Kingpin 313 - 07-02-2012, 05:54 PM


The last year has seen soulful crooner Frank Ocean make his foray from the Underground into the mainstream; a process which looks set to culminate with the release of his debut album ‘Channel Orange’ (due July 17th).

Today saw the LP receive its London press playback, and oh did it serve up more than expected. See what we mean via Max/BBC 1 Xtra‘s preview below…

Excerpt via This is Max:

“Frank has also opened up about his s3xuality on the album, we think it’s brave and admire him for being so honest and sharing such a personal aspect of his life through his music. On the songs ‘Bad Religion’ ‘Pink Matter and ‘Forrest Gump’ you can hear him sing about being in love and their are quite obvious words used like ‘him’ and not ‘her
’.

In the world we live in now we can’t see this being an issue or why it should be?? But we do commend him for not continuing a facade and conforming to what a Hip Hop so called rule book expects, we say live your life and be yourself.”

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Intriguing – even more so when considering that this could mean for strides in the “Urban diaspora”. For, having earned accolades a plenty in his short time “on the scene”, it’ll be uber interesting to see the mass reaction to his apparent declaration.

Whatever it is, we can only hope it’s one that isn’t hypocritical. For, any sudden jolts or negative OMG’s would be silly given that the industry has a pronounced “pink” presence – whether folk know or like it. It simply is what it is. If anything, Ocean should garner praise for actually “going there” –given that so many of his contemporaries don’t.


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 07-02-2012, 05:55 PMaway - #2
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So when you ni##as listening to his trash music just know he talking about men

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 07-02-2012, 05:55 PMaway - #3
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so frank ocean is gay or is he singing in a female's perspective(he would seem like the kind of artist to do that)
 07-02-2012, 05:58 PMonline - #4
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Originally Posted by Kingpin 313
So when you ni##as listening to his trash music just know he talking about a men
You're a bigger #### than any homo could ever be.
 07-02-2012, 05:58 PMaway - #5
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Originally Posted by justinjones
so frank ocean is gay or is he singing in a female's perspective(he would seem like the kind of artist to do that)
reach for the stars bruh
 07-02-2012, 06:03 PMaway - #6
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Originally Posted by justinjones
so frank ocean is gay or is he singing in a female's perspective(he would seem like the kind of artist to do that)
he said he bi s3xual in the interview

Originally Posted by ballergenetics
You're a bigger #### than any homo could ever be.
You starting to feel gay because you like his music
 07-02-2012, 06:04 PMaway - #7
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Gotta hear it for myself. But if he is, won't stop me from listening to him. Nostalgia, ultra will forever be my ####.
 07-02-2012, 06:05 PMaway - #8
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Originally Posted by Young_Impetuous
reach for the stars bruh
what? in the history of music this never happened? you got rkelly impersonating a midget on songs. if he is bi then he is bi
 07-02-2012, 06:06 PMaway - #9
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it would be funny because ni##as said they was done listening to prodigy when havoc put him on blast for being gay

and they clowned chingy for it lol

but they would be willing to listen to this switch hitting singer dude
 07-02-2012, 06:06 PMonline - #10
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Originally Posted by Kingpin 313
he said he bi s3xual in the interview



You starting to feel gay because you like his music
Haha I'm not homophobic, & I'm not an ####. As long as his content doesn't get super gay, I'ma still be a fan of his music. Some of ya'll need to get with the times.
 07-02-2012, 06:07 PMaway - #11
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 07-02-2012, 06:08 PMaway - #12
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If i can give Queen a pass then i guess this gay ni##a can get 1 too
 07-02-2012, 06:11 PMaway - #13
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Originally Posted by Kingpin 313
he said he bi s3xual in the interview
...What Interview?

This A Preview of The Album From BBC Have Heard,
 07-02-2012, 06:11 PMaway - #14
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still doesnt take away from the music
 07-02-2012, 06:12 PMaway - #15
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Damn 3 people came out the closet today





Gay people taking over
 07-02-2012, 06:13 PMaway - #16
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 07-02-2012, 06:13 PMaway - #17
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tevin campbell was finished when ni##as found out he was gay back in the day

now it seem like dudes is more accepting of gay singers
 07-02-2012, 06:14 PMaway - #18
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So I wasn't tripping when I was listening to Pyramids and heard him sing "He's working at the pyramid tonight". At 1st I was like nah he said 'she' but after reading this thread I had to go back and double check.

06:30




 07-02-2012, 06:14 PMaway - #19
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I think the writer just misinterpreted a song
 07-02-2012, 06:14 PMaway - #20
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Ahhh dammit.......


This ni##a music is to good to stop listening.....

I just won't listen to his music as much.... I don't want that #### installing itself in the back of my subconscious..
 


 



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