Frank Ocean has been in a secret relationship for three years, after admitting he doesn’t use dating apps because he’s off the market. Frank Ocean has been in a secret relationship for three years. The 31-year-old rapper frank ocean dating miguel the confession after being asked if he uses dating apps, and revealed that he doesn’t rely on technology to find himself a date, as he’s already got a special someone whom he’s been romancing in private for three years.
Speaking to Gayletter magazine, he said: »I don’t use dating apps. I’ve been in a relationship for three years. I definitely wasn’t using dating apps before then. I don’t think I would use dating apps now. Marc Jacobs’ philosophy on that, so I wouldn’t rule it out, but it is a little hectic being a famous person on dating apps.
The ‘Novacane’ hitmaker keeps much of his life private, and used to even post secretly on Instagram using a private account for over a year. In November last year, he opened up his Instagram account to the public, but says he did so in order to »control» his public image, as he was finding the way he was being portrayed »wasn’t even close to correct». He said: »I feel like there was dissonance between how I was seen by the audience and where I was actually. I feel like between the numbers of zero to ten, in between every number there’s infinity, you know? I would describe a person as the space between the symbols, beyond the language. Frank rarely gives interviews but feels that when he does, the focus tends to be on the one thing he’s working on, which makes the »stakes higher».
He concluded: »With some pop stars, the idea of them is maybe more balanced or fully formed: a half-dozen magazine covers, x amount of interviews, a daily influx of media. When you’re completely minimal with media, there’s a lot of pressure on whatever one thing you’re doing, the stakes are higher. Social media helps that, ’cause you’re fully in control and can message that how you want. Go Back in Time using our Photos archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past. Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.
Frank Ocean seems to be opening up to the world a bit more — last year, he made his Instagram public and in January, he was interviewed by GQ. I think the whole idea of me as a recluse is absurd ’cause I’m in the streets like all the time,» the Blonde singer said. I’m outside all the time, I’m traveling the world all the time. It’s funny to me that that’s the perception, but I understand what people mean by it in this new paradigm. He also talks about his interest in queer art and how that influenced his Boys Don’t Cry magazine, which helped distract him from his frustrations with the music industry.