Frank Ocean Inks Check To Settle Chipotle Song Deal Suit

Law360, New York (March 11, 2014, 6:54 PM EDT) -- Singer Frank Ocean has agreed to write out a sizable check that will likely settle a California lawsuit lobbed by restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. over his backing out of a deal to record a song for a company promotional campaign, a Chipotle representative told Law360 on Tuesday.

On Monday, Ocean, whose real name is Christopher Breaux, sent the company a $212,500 check — with some choice words in the memo field — to settle claims Chipotle lodged at him last week, the artist's blog...
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