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Chris Brown is responsible for more than $3 million dollars in pain and suffering endured by Frank Ocean's cousin, the latter says in a new lawsuit.

According to legal documents filed as a result of the massive brawl outside an L.A. recording studio earlier this year, Chris is a goon who needs to PAY.

Chris Brown in Court Picture

Sha'Keir Duarte claims Chris and his fellow thugs put a hurting on him in the fight between Chris Brown and Frank Ocean and their posses in January.

Duarte claims that Brown's bodyguard specifically brutalized him, and in his court filing, he even itemizes his list of damages, complete with amounts:

  • $1,000,000 for pain, suffering and inconvenience
  • $1,000,000 for emotional distress
  • $1,000,000 for punitive damages
  • $60,000 for medical expenses

Sounds a bit high ... but that's for the courts to decide.

Brown, for his part, has already filed counter lawsuit against Duarte, accusing him of provoking the fight and attacking him with kicks and punches.

Ocean, for his part, declined to pursue the matter.

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Chris Brown has countersued a man who has accused the R&B star and his entourage of attacking him at a recording studio earlier this year.

The singer filed an assault and battery lawsuit against Sha'keir Duarte, who claimed in an earlier suit that he was injured when a fight involving Brown.

Chris Brown Out

The melee erupted between Chris Brown and Frank Ocean's entourages back in January outside a West Hollywood studio. No charges were filed.

Duarte's lawsuit filed in August accused Brown of being the aggressor in the fight, during which a gay slur was allegedly hurled at the bisexual Ocean.

Brown's countersuit, however, claims Duarte instigated the brouhaha by pushing, kicking and punching the R&B singer and threatening to kill him.

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A little over a year ago, Frank Ocean made a startling announcement, shocking the music world by admitting he's bisexual.

Now, the Grammy winner has surprised fans once again.

"I sold a lot of cocaine and crack" in high school, Ocean tells Oyster magazine, adding that he lacked "a parent who encouraged" his music interests at the time.

But the star isn't looking for sympathy by making this fact public, nor is he offering to hook Lamar Odom up.

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More non-stop negativity that isn't going to help Chris Brown.

Frank Ocean's feud with the singer has just taken a new twist, as his cousin is suing Brown for collateral damage suffered during their alleged scuffle.

  • Frank Ocean Photograph
  • Chris Breezy

Following the reported rumble over a parking space at a recording studio, Ocean claimed to have a cut finger and Brown was seen with a cast on his hand.

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department investigated the incident but did not pursue the case after Ocean declined to press charges against Brown.

Frank's cousin isn't letting it go quite as easily, though.

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Frank Ocean has been forced to disappoint his fans Down Under.

The R&B sensation has canceled the sold-out leg of his Australian tour after suffering a vocal cord tear in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday evening.

Frank Ocean on Stage

"After last night's concert in Melbourne at Festival Hall, it was necessary to seek medical advice due to vocal issues Frank Ocean experienced during the show," read a statement.

"It has subsequently been confirmed that Frank has suffered a small tear to one of his vocal chords [sic] and has received medical advice that he must rest his voice."

"This makes the completion of his remaining Australian dates impossible."

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Chris Brown is now under criminal battery investigation stemming from the brawl he got into with Frank Ocean earlier this year, according to reports.

  • Frank Ocean Photograph
  • Chris Brown Neck Tattoo

Shortly after the incident went down at a recording studio, law enforcement indicated the case was closed, but TMZ now reports that this is not the case.

The L.A. County D.A.'s Office has an active file and is deciding whether to prosecute Chris for battery - even though Ocean declined to press charges.

Urging "sanity" and "forgiveness," Ocean said he would let the whole incident slide ... though he says Brown used a gay slur and threatened to shoot him.

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Frank Ocean is being sued. No, not by Chris Brown.

Producer Micah Otano claims he was deprived of credit for work on Ocean's hit "Lost," which was featured on his Grammy-winning album channel Orange.

Otano citeds breach of contract, fraud in the inducement, rescission and restitution, copyright infringement and declaratory relief in his suit against Ocean.

He insists he co-created the song upon which "Lost" is based and "solely performed the lead synthesizer parts on ‘Daylight' as well as piano and other parts."

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Frank Ocean ran through his entire 2013 Grammy Awards performance.

Sort of. As the maestro stood behind a podium, playing piano, a video projected in front of the podium to make it look as if he were running the entire time.

"Forrest Gump" style. Watch him perform his song by that name below:

In addition to winning Most Swagtastic Suit, Ocean was among the 2013 Grammy winners Sunday, taking home Best Urban Contemporary Album.

As he took the stage to accept the award, the entire crowd gave him a standing ovation ... except for one guy. Follow the jump to see what we mean ...

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Frank Ocean told police in a statement that he was called a "f**got" during his parking lot brawl with Chris Brown, who also threatened to shoot him.

According to the police report, Ocean told police Brown had punched him in the face after Frank told Chris he had taken Ocean's parking space.

  • Frank Ocean Photo (Live)
  • Chris Brown Angry

Ocean told police Brown tried to shake his hand, but Ocean refused, telling Brown he was in his parking spot at Westlake Studios in Los Angeles.

According to Frank, that's when Chris threw the first punch, striking him in the face; after that, two of Brown's peeps pushed Ocean into a corner.

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Chris Brown and his hired muscle tried to PUMMEL Frank Ocean during their infamous L.A. parking lot brawl, according to Frank's music producer.

Ocean says he won't be pressing charges against Brown, despite speaking to police and declaring he was the victim. Accounts of the incident vary.

Michael Uzowuru's account is very much pro-Frank.

  • Ocean, Frank
  • Brown in Black and White

Uzowuru, who produces tracks with Ocean and Odd Future, says he was there and the Frank Ocean-Chris Brown brawl did indeed break out over a parking spot.

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