LOS ANGELES (AP) — Frank Ocean is nominated for six awards and will perform at Sunday’s Grammys, and he warmed up at an event for a few hundred people Friday night.Public Health Officials Lift Warnings For Certain LA County Beaches
The R&B singer-songwriter performed a 30-minute set at the Ace Museum in Los Angeles. He was calm onstage, singing songs like “Pyramid,” ”Crack Rock,” ”Sierra Leone” and “Thinkin Bout You,” which is nominated for record of the year at the Grammys.
The 25-year-old wore his signature headband while purple lights shined in the background. He bent on his knees as his guitarist jammed on one song.READ MORE: Fourth Officer Who Responded To January 6 Attack Dies By Apparent Suicide
Ocean is part of the six top acts nominated for six awards at the Grammy Awards. His debut studio album, “channel ORANGE,” is nominated for album of the year. He’s also up for best new artist.
Ocean performed at an event for Levi celebrating the denim brand’s 140 year anniversary of its 501 jeans. He’ll compete with acts like fun. and The Black Keys in major categories at the Grammys, to air live from the Staples Center on CBS.MORE NEWS: 'People On This Block Are Hurting': More Allegations Pinned On LAPD In Aftermath Of South LA Fireworks Explosion
(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)