Drake News

 
  • Cover of Mally Mall Helped Orchestrate Drake & Chris Brown Truce, Says Rihanna Wasn't Mentioned
    We saw photos of Drake and Chris Brown in the same room a couple weeks back, and now we have a little more info on how the beef-squashing went down. According to Mally Mall, it all went down in one of his studio sessions.
  • Cover of Photos: Drake Hosts ESPYs After Party At L.A. Mansion
    Drake hosted the ESPYs on Wednesday night, and he was definitely instrumental in making the night a huge success, complete with hilarious skits involving Chris Brown, Blake Griffin, Bryan McKnight and Drizzy's crush Skylar Diggins.
  • Cover of Drake Apparently Paid Rappin' 4-Tay $100k For Interpolating His Lyrics [Update: 4-Tay's Manager Disputes Amount]
    Rappers are constantly quoting one another in songs. Sometimes it's enough to justify a writing credit, while other times its simply a subtle nod or easter egg to those who know the original source.
  • Cover of Drake & Chris Brown Will Reportedly Appear In ESPYs Skit Together [Update: Watch All Of Drake's Skit]
    This past week we learned that Drake and Chris Brown kicked it for a studio session recently, and as they continue to put their beef behind them, it looks as though they'll be connecting again, this time for a skit at the upcoming ESPYs. 
  • Cover of Drake Announces New Album Title "Views From The 6"
    Drake's growing OVO roster will have a busy year, having already announced upcoming projects for Majid Jordan and PARTYNEXTDOOR, we now have the title of Drizzy's studio album to follow up Nothing Was The Same-- Views From The 6.
  • Cover of Tennis Player Nick Kyrgios Blames Slow Start On Drake's Music, Drake Responds
    Although it's not too often you'll diss Drake and hear a reply from him, Drizzy decided that Wimbeldon tennis player Nick Kyrgios' slight shot at his music warranted a response.
  • Cover of Chris Brown & Drake Spotted In Studio Together
    It looks like these two have put their r'n'beef behind them, and decided to combine their talents during a recent studio session. As you likely know, Chris Brown and Drake first started beefing after a fight at a night club, which was allegedly over their shared lady, Rihanna.
  • Cover of "0 To 100" Freestyles: Vote For Your Favorite
    Ever since Drake dropped off "0 To 100" right in the middle of Summer Jam on June 1st, rappers from every corner of the game have been clamoring to hop on the track, with everyone from Juicy J to Joell Ortiz spitting over Boi-1da, 40 and Nineteen85's ill production.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Says Drake Will Be On "Tha Carter V" Multiple Times
    MTV's been getting some good interviews with Lil Wayne on the set of his video shoot for "Krazy." Last week, they broke the news that Weezy's Jay Z shout-out on "D'usse" was out of love, not hate, and now they've coaxed some more info about Tha Carter V out of Tunechi.
  • Cover of Ty Dolla $ign Reveals Upcoming Collaborations With T.I. And Brandy
    After releasing his phenomenal Beach House EP in January, Ty Dolla $ign has been enjoying a very successful 2014, thanks in part to charting singles "Paranoid" and "Or Nah." Back in February, he announced plans for a debut album, which he then said would feature YG and Kendrick Lamar, and now he's given us sl
  • Cover of Common Admits Drake Beef Started Over Serena Williams
    It's been over a year since the Common/Drake beef went down, with Drake proclaiming near the end of things that he had won.
  • Cover of Kanye West Plays 3 Drake Songs At Wireless Festival, Drake Responds
    Drake regrettably pulled out of his headlining slot at The Wireless festival this week, explaining that he was not well enough to make the date. Luckily, festival organizers were able to come up with a suitable replacement for Drizzy-- the always entertaining Kanye West.
  • Cover of Drake Pulls Out Of Headlining Slot At Wireless Festival Due To Illness
    While he was scheduled to deliver two headlining performances at Wireless festival this weekend, Drake has apparently been instructed by doctors that he is not well enough to perform.The rapper released a statement through the festival's site today, regrettably announcing that he is too sick to make the date, or even f
  • Cover of Drake, Lil Wayne, Usher & More Set To Perform At 2014 BET Awards [Update: T.I., Rick Ross, Juicy & More Added]
    The BET awards are quickly approaching, and today we've been given a few of the performers set to take the stage at the big event. Things were already off to a big start with Chris Rock confirmed to host the show, but this new announcement has definitely taken anticipation to the next level.
  • Cover of Drake In Talks With BlackBerry To Promote Its New Device
    Just like most artists and celebrities, Drake is no stranger to lending out his star power to businesses. He’s been linked to companies like Sprite, AT&T, and Nike in the past, and now he’s reportedly in talks with BlackBerry to promote the company’s next big thing.
  • Cover of Fantastic Flows Follow Up: MCs With The Best Flows
    Two days back we had an article about the origins of certain flows, and some of our ever reliable commenters took it to be some sort of ranking of the best flows, which was not the case. The entire point of the article was to point out that some flows are influenced by region, and some by other artists.
  • Cover of The Progression Of Fantastic Flows
    Soooo, I was assigned an article about tracing the origin of a lot of the flows in hip hop to different regions around the country. Originally, I thought that would be fairly easy to do, and to a certain extent it is, but the article really went in a different direction the more research I was doing.
  • Cover of Drake Brings Out Wiz Khalifa, Slim Thug, Z-Ro, Tinashe & More At HAW Performance
    Drake's Houston Appreciation Weekend kicked off on Thursday, but Friday night is when things really got going.
  • Cover of June 10th Is Officially "Drake Day" In Houston
    Drake has never been shy about expressing his gratitude towards Houston, Texas. With his own Houston Appreciation Weekend kicking off today, Drizzy has always made it clear that H-Town is his second home. And to re-pay the respect, Mayor Annise D. Parker has made June 10th "Drake Day" in the city of Houston.
  • Cover of Drake Reveals New OVO Collection For Houston Appreciation Weekend
    Drake's Houston Appreciation Weekend kicks off today, and along with plenty of special events, the rapper is also introducing some city-specific merch.
  • Cover of Drake And Lil Wayne Announce Co-Headlining Tour
    Summer tour season is upon us. While Drake served us one of the biggest tours of last year, he's decided to one-up the "Would You Like A Tour?" with a new co-headlining set of dates with Lil Wayne.
  • Cover of Drake Releases Schedule For Houston Appreciation Weekend
    Drake took his love for the South to the next level in April when he announced he'd be hosting the very first Houston Appreciation Weekend, abbreviated to HAW. His OVO blog soon followed up with a set of dates (June 12-15) for the weekend-long event, however we hadn't received any sort of line-up until now.
  • Cover of Top 10 Nicki Minaj Guest Verses
    While she may have had her doubters at certain points, its clear from last night's Summer Jam performance that Nicki Minaj is one of the most exciting voices in the rap game right now.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Talks Marrying Drake, Getting "Fondled" By Rihanna
    Nicki Minaj is set to have a huge year. She's already won back her rap audience with a string of furious-spitting tracks like "Lookin Ass" and "Boss Ass Bitch", and a few weeks back launched her Dr. Luke ballad "Pills N Potions", which has been taking over radio waves since.
  • Cover of Quick5: Casey Veggies Speaks On Possible Drake Feature & His Debut Album
    We were able to catch up with Casey Veggies out in Los Angeles the other week, and the rapper participated in our Quick5 video series. Young Veggies has been working on his debut album for awhile now, and it's definitely about time for it, as he's definitely put in his fair share of work for the mixtape game.
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