Jun 20, 2016 10:24 AM EDT

Frank Ocean Album ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ Withdrawal Blues? Music Industry Suffering Major Side Effects

By Jane Reed

Frank Ocean still has his website up saying that "Boys Don't Cry" will be out on a date that has already passed. It left fans wondering, will Frank Ocean's new album ever come out?

His 2012 work "Channel Orange" has hit a home run with fans. But now, his fan base knows that he's just ghosting everyone. Mic has it that Frank Ocean has been avoiding everyone and every question about

"Boys Don't Cry."

He has been off the grid when it comes to press releases, social media and mostly all media presence. Except for that one time at the early part of the year when a couple of his tracks were supposedly leaked. The feds were fast enough to erase any history of its recording on the internet. It was alleged that he previewed a few of his tracks at a VIP party and someone was able to record it.

Now, Frank Ocean's fans and the whole music industry is riding out a wave of emotions and memes are already popping out in response to the long wait. People have already gone through a period of anxiety about falling for another faux album drop rumor. Fans are getting frustrated trying to comb through Frank Ocean's Twitter account for any clues about "Boys Don't Cry." Everyone is confused about what is happening in the world. Some are in denial about the fact that he may not be doing anything at all. Many are grieving because of the lack of the new album. And everyone is just waiting for Frank Ocean's new album to be released.

Looking at his Tumblr account, his last tweet was his remembrance to Prince. Is Frank Ocean's new album "Boys Don't Cry" really coming? Many are still waiting.

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