Questions loomed before Frank Ocean’s sold out show last night at the Regency Ballroom, and the adoring fans that filled the venue—some of which lined up for hours before the show—got answers.

From writer Gabe Meline, courtesy of

First question: Did he talk about “it”? No. Second question: Were Tyler the Creator and Hodgy Beats in the house? Yes. Third question: Channel Orange is amazing, but could he pull it off live? Oh, man, a million times yes.

Frank Ocean’s brilliant show tonight at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco capped a wild week for Ocean; he spent it making public his love for another man, delivering late-night TV’s finest performance of the year, self-leaking his own album a week early and watching the plate tectonics of culture shift beneath his feet. To say the show was anticipated would be like saying the Super Bowl is a sporting event of some note. Read More.