Rapper Frank Ocean appears to have confirmed his rumoured romance with French male model Willy Cartier by uploading an intimate snap of them posing together.

The Odd Future star 'came out' as gay to his fans in July (12) by posting a blog on his Tumblr.com account, detailing a love affair with a man.

Ocean sparked speculation about a romance with Cartier when they attended the GQ Men of the Year party together in Los Angeles last month (Nov12).

He has now sent online gossips into a spin by using picture-sharing website Instagram to upload a photograph of him embracing a long-haired man, identified as French hunk Cartier. The image appears to be a still from a video.