Billy Ocean
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1950-01-21
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Billy Ocean

Billy Ocean Biography (Wikipedia)

Billy Ocean (born Leslie Sebastian Charles; 21 January 1950) is a Trinidadian-born English recording artist who had a string of R&B international pop hits in the 1970s and 1980s. He was the most popular British R&B singer-songwriter of the early to mid-1980s. After scoring his first four UK Top 20 successes, seven years passed before he accumulated a series of transatlantic successes, including three U.S. number ones. In 1985, Ocean won the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance for his worldwide hit, "Caribbean Queen", and in 1987 was nominated for the Brit Award for Best British Male Artist.

In 2002, the University of Westminster, London, awarded Ocean an honorary doctorate of music. In 2010, Ocean was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the MOBO Awards. On 29 July 2011, Ocean became a Companion of the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, presented to him by Sir Paul McCartney. He is a member of the Rastafari movement.

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Billy Ocean Audio & Video


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Love Really Hurts Without You
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Love Really Hurts Without You
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When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going
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When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going
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Red Light Spells Danger
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Red Light Spells Danger
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When the Going Gets Tough
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When the Going Gets Tough
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Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
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Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
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Caribbean Queen
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Caribbean Queen
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L.O.D. (Love on Delivery)
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L.O.D. (Love on Delivery)
Playlists featuring Billy Ocean
Sounds of the 70s Jukebox
Sounds of the 70s Jukebox
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Steve Wright's Serious Jockin'


Upcoming Events

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Venue Cymru, Liverpool, UK
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Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK
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Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, UK
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Plymouth Pavilions, Plymouth, UK
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Harrogate International Centre, Leeds, UK

Past BBC Events

BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
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2014-09-14T19:28:51
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2014
BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

13:00
Hyde Park, London
2014 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
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Hyde Park, London
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14
Sep
2014
2014 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

2014 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

12:00
Hyde Park, London

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