He has always been noted for having an explosive temper.And witnesses claim it boiled over and caused Chris Brown to throw the first punch in his now infamous brawl with Frank Ocean.An eyewitness at the scene has alleged the bad boy singer lost the plot in the car park of Los Angeles' Westlake Recording Studios on Sunday after his rival refused to shake his hand. According to TMZ, the Sweet Life favourite laughed at the gesture, which angered Brown so much he lashed out.The fight spiralled out of control, with six men getting involved as it moved to the lobby of the studio, and the source said: 'They managed to break almost everything in the room and scare all of the staff members working.'After the brawl, Frank waited around for the police and told them he had been 'blindsided.'
Handsfree brawl: The melee between Chris Brown and Frank Ocean is alleged to have started as the latter refused the offer of a handshake
Scene of the incident: Chris Brown is being investigated for an alleged assault after an altercation between him and Frank Ocean over a parking space outside Westlake Recording Studio in West Hollywood on SundayApparently the fight stemmed from the studios 'parking hierarchy,' with the biggest acts taking the better spots.Woman beater Chris is said to have felt he deserved the best spot, and that Frank disrespected him by taking it for himself.Brown is denying he was the aggressor, but could face assault charges over the incident.
Afterwards Ocean tweeted: 'Got jumped by Chris and a couple guys. lol. i only wish Everest was there.'cut my finger now I can't play w two hands at the grammys.'
The incident happened when the controversial R & B star left the Westlake Recording studio in the Los Angeles area where he had been listening to one of the artists he represents.
In the studio: Brown had earlier tweeted 'Working on my new album... Looking to make this one very special X'
Sources close to Brown have claimed he was trying to leave the studio but 'was blocked by Frank Ocean and his crew.'Police are continuing to investigate the incident, and wish to speak to Brown, who had left the scene before they arrived.
Other sources told the website that Ocean said: 'This is my studio, this is my parking spot,' adding that Brown 'went to shake Ocean's hand when he was 'attacked by one of Frank's people.'An insider connected with Brown claimed one of the singer's friends 'jumped in front and hit Frank's head.'
Altercation: Frank Ocean and Chris Brown are alleged to have got involved in a brawl in Los Angeles on Sunday night
Ocean then 'came at Chris. Chris pushed him away and they started brawling,' sources added.
This is not the first time the two singers have been involved in conflict.
Explanation: Ocean claimed he had cut his finger in the fracas
Last July, Brown was forced to deny aiming a homophobic slur towards Ocean when asked his opinion on the star.
He denied making the comments on his Twitter page, posting: 'My Opinion on the whole Frank Ocean subject is ......... Love who u wanna love. It's ur decision. People stop searching for BS.'Ocean came out as gay in a post on his blog last year.
Venue: The incident is said to have taken place outside the Westlake Recording Studio
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