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Billy Ocean (born Leslie Sebastian Charles, 21 January 1950, Fyzabad, Trinidad) is a Grammy Award-winning British popular music performer who had a string of rhythm and blues-tinged international pop hits in the 1970s and 1980s. He was the main British R&B singer / songwriter of the 1980s. He waited seven years after scoring his first four UK top 20 successes, before accumulating a series of transatlantic successes, including three . number ones.

The music video consists of Billy Ocean driving, sometimes involving scenes with different cartoon characters. It was featured in the movie License to Drive .

Released with a bonus disc of his biggest hits including ' When The Going Gets Tough ', ' Suddenly ', ' Caribbean Queen ', ' Get Out Of My Dreams ', ' Love Really Hurts Without You ' and more...

In 1976, he recorded his first album, Billy Ocean, with its first single release, Love Really Hurts Without You. It reached number two in the UK Singles Chart and number 22 in the . Billboard Hot 100.

Billy Ocean vaulted into international stardom with this album in 1984. The album peaked at number nine, was on the charts for over a year and a half, and yielded three R&B hits that were all also pop smashes. Ocean would sing on the soundtrack for the film The Jewel Of The Nile , make sellout appearances around the world, and appear regularly on television and videos. At this point he was a bigger pop star than R&B artist, as two of his three hits did better as crossover vehicles than R&B tunes.

Released as the third single from the album (following the success of " Caribbean Queen " and " Loverboy "), the ballad , "Suddenly", reached the top five on the UK Singles Chart in mid-1985, peaking at number four. [1] The song reached the same chart peak on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the US, spending two weeks at number four in June of that year. [2] It peaked at number five on the Billboard R&B chart and spent two weeks at number one on the Billboard adult contemporary chart . [3]

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