Drake News

  • Cover of RiFF RaFF & Diplo Reveal Features & Production On "Neon Icon" [Update: Cover Art Revealed]
    RiFF RaFF continues to shake up the rap game, just by being himself. Although people are often confused as to whether or not the Mad Decent signee is a complete joke or an actual rapper, RiFF RaFF is adamant he's for real.
  • Cover of Wu-Tang Clan Responds To Drake's "Wu-Tang Forever" [Update: Wu-Tang Have Recorded A Remix]
    Drake shook up the internet as per usual when his track "Wu-Tang Forever" leaked. The record, which you'll receive with the pre-order of Nothing Was The Same, is produced by Noah '40' Shebib and samples Wu's "It's Yourz."
  • Cover of Earl Sweatshirt Says Drake Is "Grandma Nice"
    Earl Sweatshirt has not been shy in his appreciation for Drake.
  • Cover of Drake Facing Lawsuit From Jeweler For Allegedly Replicating Owl Chains
    Jewelry problems and rappers seem to go hand-in-hand. The latest rapper to encounter legal trouble from his jeweler is Toronto native Drake.
  • Cover of Drake's "Hold On We're Going Home" Goes Gold
     Drake’s already long list of achievements just got a little longer today. The Toronto singer just surpassed 500,000 copies sold for his recent single “Hold On We’re Going Home”, which makes it certified gold.
  • Cover of Drake Showing Off His Nice Jumpshot To Kevin Durant
    A lot of rappers claim they were basketball studs and had more than simply ambitions to play pro or college, but say they had a real chance.  With his new album dropping in a couple weeks, Drake has been working on his game, and his jumper is looking surprisingly nice. You might recall, that in his youth, Drizzy port
  • Cover of Toronto Sounds: A Look At The Relationship Between Drake & The Weeknd
    Since 2011, Drake and The Weeknd have dominated the thriving hip-hop/R&B scene in Toronto, though their 
relationship hasn't always been squeaky clean. Now, with The Weeknd's new album out today, and Drake's following soon after, the spotlight has never been brighter.
  • Cover of Drake Reveals "Nothing Was The Same" Tracklist [Update: Jhene Aiko Feature Confirmed]
    The release date for Drake's Nothing Was The Same is quickly approaching, and we've now been given the official tracklist for the project. As previously reported, the 13-track project (15 on the deluxe edition) will feature guest appearances from Jay Z and Detail.
  • Cover of Big Sean Speaks On Being Called "The Beyonce Of Rap" By Kanye, Bringing Back The "Supa Dupa" Flow
    Big Sean released his sophomore album last month, and we keep learning more about it. In a recent interview with VIBE, Sean explains a few more details of the album, including the role he had in production.
  • Cover of Gucci Mane Continues Twitter War, Puts Nicki Minaj, Drake & More On Blast [Update: Nicki, T.I. & Tyga Respond]
    Gucci Mane and many of his Brick Squad and BSM affiliates went at it on Twitter yesterday. The argument seemingly began with accusations that GuWop himself had paid the lawyer fees for Slim Dunkin's killer, but quickly progressed into money and label issues within the Squad.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: August 30 - September 5
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked (with the exception of anything ever uttered by Drake). This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
  • Cover of Drake Thinks "Nothing Was The Same" Is Better Than "Take Care"
    Drake recently revealed that his new album, Nothing Was The Same, was officially complete-- mixed & mastered and on it's way to you. As we await the release of it, Drizzy's been talking to MTV News about what to expect from the LP. And apparently, you can expect that it'll be better than Take Care.
  • Cover of YG Changes Album Title, Announces Release Date
    YG recently inked a deal with Young Jeezy's CTE World imprint. Following the deal, he's appeared on the CTE compilation mixtape Boss Yo Life Up Gang, and now he's revealed some details about his debut album with the label.
  • Cover of Drake Says "Nothing Was The Same" Has Been Mixed & Mastered
    Although Drake recently delayed his highly anticipated album, Nothing Was The Same, from it's original release date of September 17th to September 24th, you can now be assured the new release date of the 24th is going to stick.
  • Cover of Drake Responds To Kendrick Lamar's "Control" Verse: "He's Not Murdering Me" [Update: Drake Reveals 3 Song Titles & Producers Off "NWTS"]
    For the longest time, it seemed like no one with a direct connection to Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse had any interest in speaking on it.
  • Cover of Drake Covers Billboard Magazine, And His Father Will Be Featured On "Nothing Was The Same"
    Although Drake's relationship with his father has been turbulent in the past, the two seem to have resolved their differences, considering his old man will be appearing on his upcoming album Nothing Was The Same.
  • Cover of Hottest Tracks Of The Summer 2013
    Summer is nearing it's end, and while the warm weather will soon subside, the season will be remembered through the tracks that soundtracked it. With plenty of huge releases, we've been pretty spoiled as far as big summer tracks go, with material from the likes of Drake, J. Cole, the Black Hippy crew and more.
  • Cover of Justin Timberlake Speaks On VMA's, Miley Cyrus & Drake Collaboration
    The star of this year's VMA's made a visit to Angie Martinez over at Hot 97 on Tuesday.
  • Cover of Drake Reveals “Paris Morton Music II” Will Appear On "Nothing Was The Same"
    Nothing Was The Same is soon approaching, but we're still in the dark on many of the details of the project. NWTS's track titles and features have been kept pretty well under wraps, but in a new interview with Rolling Stone, Drake and 40 fill us in on the project a little more.
  • Cover of Drake Explains "Nothing Was The Same" Cover Art
    Drake's official artwork for Nothing Was The Same caused quite a stir when it was revealed last week. The cover instantly spawned its share of memes, and had a lot of people talking about the meaning behind the striking images.
  • Cover of Drake's Former Stylist Sues Him For $76,000 Over Unpaid Bills
    Drake has expensive taste. The OVO rapper reportedly pays his stylists close to $40,000 a month, on top of flying them around the world with him, and supplying them with the racks to purchase his designer brands for him.
  • Cover of This Happened: Memorable Moments From The 2013 MTV VMAs
    The 2013 MTV VMAs went down last night in Brooklyn, New York. As with every year, there were plenty of surprises, whether it be performance-wise, fashion-wise, or otherwise. 
  • Cover of Drake Talks On His Upcoming MTV VMA Performance
    Drake is scheduled to perform tomorrow night, at the annual MTV VMAs, which take place in Brooklyn, New York. The rapper spoke to MTV about his upcoming performance, and shared his excitement to perform his new single off Nothing Was The Same.
  • Cover of 11 Best Drake "Nothing Was The Same" Memes
    Drake unveiled the artwork for the standard and deluxe editions of his new album Nothing Was The Same this past week. As with all things Drake, memes soon ensued.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Leads 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Nominations, Followed By Drake
    You can't escape Kendrick Lamar in hip-hop at this point in time. After claiming to be the King of New York on Big Sean's "Control" and name-dropping a bunch of his colleagues, thus getting the rap world in a tizzy, he continues his domination with the upcoming BET Hip-Hop Awards.
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