Frank Ocean sued by father after allegations of homophobia
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Frank Ocean is being sued by his father, who claims that his good name is affected after a statement of his son that he is homophobic comment.
Ocean accused last year after the attack on a gay club in Orlando, where 49 people were killed, on his social media, his father from doing homophobic statements when he was a child. That reports TMZ.
“I was six years old when I my father is a transgender waiter heard part for flash. He dragged me away from dinner and said that he was not by her helped wanted to be, because they are ‘dirty’ was,” wrote Ocean, who himself is gay.
Calvin Cooksey, the father of the 29-year-old singer, called the story nonsense and says that he financial damage by the utterances of his son. Cooksey is now demanding a compensation of 14.5 million dollars (nearly 13,5 million euro).
It is not the first time that Cooksey someone condemns for millions of dollars. In 2014 he demanded 142 million from Russell Simmons, who claimed that Cooksey was a bad father. He left his family when Ocean was five years old.