Billy Ocean

Profile:

Full name: Leslie Sebastian Charles
Birthday: 21st January 1950
Birthplace: Trinidad
Career Highlights: Won a Grammy for Best R'n'B Vocal on Caribbean Queen
Music contribution: Love Really Hurts Without You, Caribbean Queen, Suddenly

Downloads:

Love Really Hurts Without You Suddenly
Get Outta My Dreams Red Light Spells Danger
Caribbean Queen When The Going Gets Tough

Key Facts:

  • Though he was born in Trinidad, Billy came to the UK and settled in the East End of London at the age of seven
  • Billy's recordings have sold more than a staggering 30 million copies over his career
  • Billy recorded his most recent album - Because I Love You - in 2008 after a studio break of 15 years

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