Actually, we’re assuming he’s coming out as either gay or bisexual since he writes about his first love who happened to be a man. “4 summers ago, I met somebody. I was 19 years old. He was too,” the letter says.
Ocean is arguably the first notable person in hip-hop/rap to claim a place in the LBGT community (trans man Katastrophe could fight for that title).
In a shocking twist Tyler, The Creator wrote on Twitter: “My Big Brother Finally Fucking Did That. Proud Of That Nigga Cause I Know That Shit Is Difficult Or Whatever. Anyway. Im A Toilet.”
Tyler’s opinion isn’t shared by all. Many Tweeted him death threats, though Jay-Z, Russell Simmons, Rita Ora, Beyonce and sister Solange Knowles also showed support.