Notoriously Private Frank Ocean Makes Instagram Account Public

Could the opening of the account mean new music is on the way?

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| November 16 2018,

10:20 pm

Frank Ocean has always been notoriously private, restricting fans' access to the particulars of his life outside of his work. Now, it seems the singer has had a change of heart, as he is opening up his Instagram feed for the world to see.

The artist gave a nod to new visitors to the feed with a mirror selfie captioned merely, "Welcome:"

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Ocean has had his account since May 2017, with his first photo being a shot of him at the Met Gala with actor Ansel Elgort.

The artist's amazingly diverse page also includes images of him as a child, videos of him in the studio and posts related to his platinum-certified album Blonde.

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According to Vulture, Ocean teased new music in January. Making his account public might be the first step of a publicity push to support the new material.

Ocean has been active in the physical world, too. During the midterm elections, the singer handed out free merchandise to voters in support of Democrats in Georgia, Texas and Florida, CBS News reports.

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