Drake News

  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: March 1
    We'll be seeing a lot of Drake on Charts Don't Lie for the foreseeable future. The rapper dominated the Billboard 200 last week, and after getting bumped from #1 by Imagine Dragons' new album, he's sitting comfy at #2, moving over 150k in his second week.
  • Cover of Drake Ties The Beatles' Record Of 14 Simultaneous Billboard Hot 100 Hits
    In recent months, The Beatles have popped up in hip-hop discussions thanks to Migos and Kanye West, but Drake is perhaps the only rapper who's currently competing with their run of dominance in the mid-to-late 1960s.
  • Cover of Kanye Says He's Willing To Give Drake Advice On Designing Sneakers
  • Cover of Every Song Off Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late" Is Charting On Billboard
    Over the weekend, on Charts Don't Lie, we saw how basically half of Drake's new project was charting on Billboard's Hot 100. That alone seemed to be quite the feat, but Drake's now taken that a step further with EVERY song off IYRTITL charting on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
  • Cover of OVO Hush Takes Shots At Tyga & Chris Brown
    While you may never hear a reply from Drake if you diss him, OVO Hush seems to be more than willing to reply on Drizzy's behalf.
  • Cover of Drake Changes Lyrics To "Energy," Seemingly Takes A Shot At Chris Brown
    Drake and Chris Brown have had a weird relationship for a minute now. The two have had on-again-off-again beef, mainly over their respective on-again-off-again romances with Rihanna, but most recently, they've gotten into it over a pre-existing feud between Drake and Tyga.
  • Cover of Chris Brown Says He's Doesn't Mess With Drake
    Collaborators Tyga and Chris Brown were guests on Hot 97's Ebro in the Morning, and things turned heated when they started discussing Drake.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: February 22
    Obviously the biggest topic of this week's Charts is Drizzy Drake. The rapper utilized the surprise release tactic that we've seen several artists find success with over the last year or two, and it definitely paid off for him as well.
  • Cover of Madonna Loves The Drake Song She Inspired
    Rappers seem to have a special affinity for the 56-year-old pop star Madonna.
  • Cover of Ghostface Killah Calls Drake "Brilliant"
    Before a Ghostface Killah show in Toronto last Thursday night, reporters asked the Wu-Tang co-founder about Canada's biggest hip-hop export to the world: Drake. Drake's recent mixtape (that's being sold as an album) If You're Reading This It's Too Late hit number one on the charts last week.
  • Cover of Kanye West Reveals He Was In Talks To Do Joint Album With Drake
    Kanye West's highly anticipated interview with The Breakfast Club hit the web this morning, and at 57 minutes long, there's a lot of information and gems packed into it.
  • Cover of Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late" Will Reportedly Count Towards His Cash Money Album Requirements
    Last week, Drake sent shock waves throughout the internet when he came out of nowhere and released his surprise project, If You’re Reading This Its Too Late. While he dubbed it a mixtape, the project was technically more along the lines of album, being available for purchase only via iTunes.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: February 19
    With an unexpectedly sample-heavy release from Drake blowing up your newsfeeds all week, we have a wealth of tracks to pick from for Samples Of The Week. We could've easily devoted this entire thing to If You're Reading This It's Too Late, but we thought we'd spare you another feature article on Drake.
  • Cover of Drake's Sneakiest Sneak Disses
    On 2009's "Successful," a young Drake rapped, "Diss me, you’ll never hear a reply for it," creating somewhat of a mission statement for his career from there on out.
  • Cover of Jas Prince Seeking Further Compensation From Cash Money For Discovering Drake
    Jas Prince is still trying to get money off Drake's career, a feat he attempted back in 2012 when he sued Drake's management. Now he's coming after Cash Money and Birdman directly. More legal trouble involving unpaid dues for the Cash Money label.
  • Cover of Drake’s New Mixtape Breaks Spotify Record
    If you’re reading this, then its not too late to find out that Drake broke another record for his surprise project last week.
  • Cover of First Week Sales For Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late"
    It was estimated last week that Drake's surprise release, If You're Reading This It's Too Late, would move around half a million units in its first week out. Today the numbers have arrived from HDD, and the initial numbers come extremely close to the 500k mark.
  • Cover of Tyga Responds To Amber Rose's Allegations, Clarifies Beef With Drake/Cash Money
    Yesterday Amber Rose and Khloe Kardashian were embroiled in a social media feud, after Khloe caught wind of comments Amber made about her younger sister Kylie Jenner on The Breakfast Club interview days before.
  • Cover of Review: Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late"
    When Drake released his newest mixtape, If You're Reading This It's Too Late, a few days ago, it took the internet by storm. Falling in line with Jay Z, Kanye and Beyoncé before him, he dropped it almost completely out of the blue, with no real warning.
  • Cover of Some Guy Already Got A Tattoo Of Drake's Mixtape Cover... On His Neck
    Plenty of people pay tribute to their favorite artists through tattoos, but Drake fans tend to take it to the next level.
  • Cover of 13 Most Explicit Lyrics By The Weeknd
    The Weeknd rose up as a largely anonymous kid from Toronto who released three epic mixtapes in 2011. March, August and December each held a release date for this dude who was mixing sounds of electronica, hip-hop, dubstep, R&B, downtempo and soul in a way that had never been done before.Well, it worked.
  • Cover of A Breakdown Of Drake's Shout-Outs On "If You're Reading This It's Too Late"
    Drake broke the Internet two nights ago by unexpectedly releasing his brand new mixtape If You're Reading This It's Too Late. It looks like Drake did the cover art himself, writing out the mixtape title in all caps above the signature 6-God prayer hands.
  • Cover of Drake & Nas To Perform Together At Sprite Concert Friday Night [Update: Drizzy Brings Out Kanye, Travi$ Scott & ILoveMakonnen]
    All-Star weekend is definitely upon us. With Kanye West gracing the stage at tonight’s 1st Annual Roc City Classic Event, we now have word that Drake and Nas will be doing the same tomorrow night.
  • Cover of  140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (February 13)
    This week featured one of the craziest news cycles all around in recent memory. If you used Google or have been alive the past week, you're fully aware hip-hop has turned up. In fact, some are arguing this year is already better than all of 2015.
  • Cover of Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late" By The Numbers
    Now that we've spent the day listening to Drake's new album If You're Reading This It's Too Late and thoroughly dissecting it, we're presenting you with an informative graphic that breaks down the album into simple mathematics.
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