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Frank Ocean

Read through the most famous quotes from Frank Ocean

I'm not a centerfold.

— Frank Ocean

I've always wanted to make a career in the arts, and I think that my only hope at doing that is to make it more about the work.

— Frank Ocean

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I've written some great things. That's a gift, but there's consequences. Yeah, you get this great work, but you suffer. You really, really suffer.

— Frank Ocean

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In art, at a certain level, there is no 'better than.' It's just about trying to operate for yourself on the most supreme level, artistically, that you can and hoping that people get it.

— Frank Ocean

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It's about the stories. If I write 14 stories that I love, then the next step is to get the environment of music around it to best envelop the story, and all kinds of sonic goodness - sonic goodies.

— Frank Ocean

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It's cool to be recognised by your peers.

— Frank Ocean

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My grandfather was smart and had a whole lot of pride. He didn't speak a terrible amount, but you could tell there was a ton on his mind - like a quiet acceptance of how life had turned out.

— Frank Ocean

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Of course awards matter.

— Frank Ocean

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People are just afraid of things too much. Afraid of things that don't necessarily merit fear.

— Frank Ocean

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Some people focus more on sonics. Some people focus more on story. I focus on both sonics and story.

— Frank Ocean

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About Frank Ocean

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Did you know about Frank Ocean?

He recorded demos at a friend's studio and shopped them around Los Angeles. His friendship with Odd Future member Tyler The Creator reinvigorated Ocean's songwriting.

The mixtape gained the interest of recording artists such as Kanye West Beyoncé Knowles and Jay-Z and he consequently appeared on West and Jay-Z's Watch the Throne album. The singles "Novacane" and "Swim Good" both achieved chart success. In 2010 he became a member of alternative hip hop collective OFWGKTA and his debut mixtape Nostalgia Ultra was released the following year to critical acclaim.

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