Drake News

 
  • Cover of Drake Announces Plans To Build Recording Studio For Philadelphia High School
    Drake has had a very successful year between his platinum-selling Nothing Was The Same, the well-attended "Would You Like A Tour?," and his recent Nike deal.
  • Cover of Drake Cancels Last Minute On Grammy Nominations Concert
    At the last minute Drake has pulled out of the Grammys Nominations concert which is going down tonight in Los Angeles. Apparently the reason is because of scheduling conflicts.
  • Cover of Drake Signs Deal With Jordan Brand
    Jordan Brand has announced that they've partnered with Drake, just days after Adidas confirmed their signing of Kanye West. Last night, Drake was hinting at the new partnership by posting two separate OVO Stingray Packs; one including the Jordan 10, the other including Jordan 12s.
  • Cover of Drake's OVO  Jordan Stingrays
    Drake unveiled a special "OVO" Air Jordan 10 Stingray Pack along with an OVO Air Jordan 12 Stingray Pack, via his instagram account.The all white 10 features a glistening, icy outsole with the OVO logo and jumpman decked out in gold.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: December 1
    Eminem found his way back to #1 on the Billboard 200, after spending a week at #2. The rapper sold the same amount that some rappers do opening week (if not more) and he's in his third week on shelves with MMLP2.
  • Cover of Drake Chilled With Steve Nash Yesterday On Thanksgiving
  • Cover of YG Talks On Connecting With Drake & Why He Changed His Album Title
    YG's upcoming debut album, My Krazy Life (formerly I'm From Bompton), has been delayed until 2014, meaning you might not get to hear that Drake-featured banger off the LP for awhile. Although, let's hope sooner rather than later.
  • Cover of Drake's Most 90s Moments
    The 90s are often referred to as rap's golden era, and while rappers of all types will continue to pay tribute to the decade, Drake definitely takes it to the next level.
  • Cover of Drake Planning To Drop Five Unreleased Tracks Before Year's End
    We're still waiting on the full track of that Hit-Boy-produced "Trophies" which sounds like a huge banger, not to mention the "Wu-Tang Forever" remix, and that's not all Drake has in store for us this winter.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: November 24
    This week we have two new-comers on Charts Don't Lie, the first being buzzing singer Jhene Aiko and the latter, veteran in the game, Bun B. Jhene Aiko pulled pretty good numbers for her debut EP, leaving us hopeful for what's to come from the West Coast native.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: November 15-21
    Repetition remains a reality in the rap game, and specific bars tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: November 17th
    Eminem week officially hit us with full force. We've seen legendary rappers like Jay Z and Kanye West both drop albums this past year, but none compared to the chart domination of Slim Shady.
  • Cover of Straight Flexin': 15 Photos Of Drake's Dad With Hip-Hop Artists
    Champagne Papi has some undeniable Instagram skills, and it's pretty safe to say, they're genetic. Looking through Drake's dad's Instagram account, you'll find a good share of flexin', and we've taken the time to compile the cream of the crop from Drizzy Senior.
  • Cover of Drake & Rihanna Reportedly Hit Strip Club Together, Spend $17,000
    Things may be heating up again between Drake and Rihanna. The two have had a rumored relationship in the past, which apparently was part of the reason Chris Brown and Drake were beefing. However, now that Chris and Rihanna are over (once again), Drizzy may be edging his way in.
  • Cover of Drake Speaks On Shooting "Worst Behavior" Video In Memphis
    This week Drake unveiled the music video for "Worst Behavior" off his album Nothing Was The Same. The track quickly became a fan favorite off the LP, and while usually Drizzy is all about supporting Toronto, for this visual he took things to Memphis.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: November 10
    Well, it looks like DJ Khaled will in fact not be suffering from success with his latest album. His second week on the charts finds him plummeting more than 20 spots, and moving less than 10,000 units. However if there is one rapper we could say has suffered from success, it is most definitely Eminem.
  • Cover of Raekwon Will Record A Verse For Drake's "Wu-Tang Forever," Says The Track Is "All Love" [Update: Wu-Tang Speak On Remix Delay]
    Drake's "Wu-Tang Forever" has made a considerable impact since it's release, mainly with members of the Clan themselves. We've heard from a few of the members concerning their thoughts on the track, with U-God and Ghostface supporting it, and Inspectah Deck disapproving.
  • Cover of Nelly Defends Drake's Singing
    Nelly is sometimes overlooked as an early adopter of melodic rapping. The St. Louis rapper rarely spit a verse that didn't have a tune to it in his heyday, and later went even further into a singing direction with country crossover songs and the like.
  • Cover of Drake Has Recorded A New Track With His Dad
    For those unfamiliar, Drake's father, Dennis Graham, is a musician who drummed for Jerry Lee Lewis in his youth. A TMZ cameraman recently caught up with Drizzy Sr. on the street for a brief interview, and asked if he'd recorded any new music with his son, to which he responded: "I have!
  • Cover of Future Says That Being Taken Off Drake's Tour Was A "Misunderstanding"
    Before Drake left for his "Would You Like A Tour?" a small problem arose with one of his guest performers, Future, and it momentarily seemed like Future would not be joining Drake for the tour.
  • Cover of Drake's "Nothing Was The Same" Goes Platinum
    // In just over a month, Drake's album, Nothing Was The Same has achieved Platinum status. Drizzy's 3rd retail effort moved 38,274 copies this week, which has pushed it over the 1 million mark.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Says He's "Got Nothing Against Drake"
    There's been a lot of speculation over the possibility of a feud between Drake and Kendrick Lamar in the last couple months. Drake's comments on K.Dot's "Control" verse went from apathetic to salty during his promo tour, eventually saying that he probably wouldn't work with Lamar anytime soon.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Responds To Kendrick Lamar's "Control" Verse & Discusses Working w/ Eminem & Drake
    During a backstage interview with The Breakfast Club (Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee and DJ Envy) at Power 105.1's Powerhouse event yesterday, Nicki Minaj finally weighed in on Kendrick Lamar's infamous "Control" verse, and she didn't hold back. 
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: November 3
    Last week we saw several independent rappers make their debut on the charts (sort of-- some of them didn't sell enough to actually chart, yet), but this week we return to the big guns, like Drake and DJ Khaled.
  • Cover of Future Discusses Being On Tour With Drake & Relationship With Ciara
    Future has been making movies, aside from getting engaged to singer Ciara he's also been on Drake's "Would You Like A Tour?" which kicked off the other week. Taking a break from touring, Future stopped by 106 & Park and discussed how tour life is, as well as his relationship with Ciara.
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