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Drake

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Famous as :

Rapper, actor

Birth Name :

Aubrey Drake Graham

Birth Date :

October 24, 1986

Birth Place :

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Claim to fame :

Single "Best I Ever Had" (2009)

Biography


Aubrey Drake Graham a.k.a Drake was raised only by his mother in Toronto, Canada since he was just five because his parents got divorced. Sometimes, he spent summers with his father in Memphis. He had started writing songs since he was ten years old. However, he began his career in showbiz industry as a small screen actor.

Drake, who was born on October 24, 1986, got his first role as a junior high schooler named Jimmy Brooks on Canadian teen drama TV series "Degrassi: The Next Generation". As years went by, he got more roles on such TV series as "Soul Food", "Conviction", "Best Friend's Date", "The Borders", "Sophie" and "Being Erica".

Latest News


Drake Leads 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards Nominees With Eight

September 05, 2014 02:09:01 GMT

For the first time, leads the nominees of the upcoming 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards. According to an announcement made by BET on Thursday, September 4, the rapper has eight nominations in various categories including Best Hip Hop Video for "Worst Behavior", Best Live Performer and MVP of the Year.
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Video: Drake and Lil Wayne Bring Out 2 Chainz Onstage at Atlanta Concert

September 02, 2014 04:59:39 GMT

and brought out some special guests when they made a tour stop in Atlanta on Sunday night, August 31. was the first guest to make an appearance on the stage at Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood alongside the duo.
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Video: Drake Gives His VMA Acceptance Speech During Boston Show

August 27, 2014 04:58:39 GMT

was among winners at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night, August 24. He took home the Best Hip-Hop Video award for his and Majid Jordan's "Hold On (We're Going Home)", but he was not there to collect his Moonman due to his ongoing joint tour with .
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MTV Video Music Awards 2014: Drake, Lorde Added to Winner List

August 25, 2014 03:02:03 GMT

More winners have been announced at the MTV Video Music Awards, which is currently underway at the Forum in California. Rapper graced the stage and made a speech about the recent incident in Ferguson before calling for a moment of silence in honor of Michael Brown.
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Drake and Rihanna Party Together at New York's Nightclub

August 20, 2014 09:23:57 GMT

was spotted partying with his former girlfriend, , at Griffin nightclub in New York City on Monday night, August 18. A source told TMZ that the former couple was partying for around two hours. They left separately at around 03.00 A.M.
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Nicki Minaj Debuts Twerk-Filled 'Anaconda' Music Video Starring Drake

August 20, 2014 06:26:25 GMT

The highly-anticipated music video of 's "Anaconda" is finally here. Hitting the web on Wednesday, August 20 at midnight, the Colin Tilley-directed clip features the raptress in numerous skin-baring outfits as she shakes her famous butt at various locations.
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Nicki Minaj Gives Drake Lap Dance in 'Anaconda' Teaser Photos

August 19, 2014 03:08:00 GMT

keeps building the anticipation of her "Anaconda" music video. On Monday, August 18, the raptress teased the forthcoming visuals with some behind-the-scenes photos she shared on Instagram.
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Video: 50 Cent Joins Drake and Lil Wayne Onstage During Connecticut Gig

August 14, 2014 09:24:07 GMT

and brought out a surprise guest when they made a tour stop in Connecticut on Wednesday night, August 13. Taking the stage at Hartford's XFINITY Theater, the duo was joined onstage by for a live performance of his hit single "In Da Club".
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Toronto Raptors Fined $25,000 due to Drake's Comments About Kevin Durant

August 12, 2014 07:34:00 GMT

's recent comments about apparently have led to a fine for The Toronto Raptors. As reported by ESPN, the NBA has imposed a $25,000 fine to the Raptors after his comments at OVO Festival last week in Toronto are deemed a violation to anti-tampering rules.
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Drake and Lil Wayne Team Up for New Track 'Grindin' '

August 09, 2014 02:15:58 GMT

and celebrated the kick-off of their joint tour by releasing a new track called "Grindin' ". Hitting the web just hours before their first "Drake vs. Lil Wayne" show took place in Buffalo, New York, on Friday, August 8, the collaboration is a Weezy song with guest verses from his tourmate.
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Drake Denies Calling Rihanna Devil During Concert: I Just Show Love

August 07, 2014 05:41:39 GMT

made headlines earlier this week after he appeared to "diss" during his headlining set at 2014 OVO Festival. Fans speculated that the Toronto rapper tried to call his ex-girlfriend a devil when he was performing "Day in the East" while a fiery image of the Bajan beauty appeared on the big screen between three flashes of the number "6".
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Video: Drake Calls Rihanna Devil During OVO Fest

August 06, 2014 09:27:07 GMT

is probably not on good terms with ex-girlfriend as he appeared to diss her at his recent concert. Headlining the OVO Festival in his home country of Toronto on Monday night, August 4, the rapper tried to call the Bajan beauty a devil when he was performing a song on the stage.
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Drake Brings Out Usher, Lauryn Hill and More at OVO Festival

August 05, 2014 09:07:58 GMT

and were among the stars who joined at his OVO Festival in Toronto. The Canadian star brought out many guests such as , , , , , and for the show's second part which took place at Molson Ampitheatre on Sunday, August 3.
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Drake Disses Macklemore at 2014 ESPYs: He Doesn't Make Real Music

July 17, 2014 07:22:01 GMT

is apparently still pissed that he lost the Best Rap Album to duo & Ryan Lewis at the Grammys earlier this year. The Toronto rapper let everyone know that when he performed during the 2014 ESPY Awards on Wednesday, July 16.
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Video: Drake and Chris Brown Star in Hilarious ESPY Skit

July 17, 2014 04:14:29 GMT

and who reportedly were not in good terms apparently have settled their differences for good. After being spotted in a studio together, the pair have worked together for a pre-taped skit for the 2014 ESPY Awards which aired on Wednesday, July 16. In addition to the two singers, Los Angeles Clippers forward also stars in the hilarious skit called "Drake vs Blake".
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Drake Announces New Album 'Views From the 6'

July 16, 2014 01:43:24 GMT

's upcoming album has already had an official title. According to Billboard, the rapper's fourth studio effort, which will serve as the follow-up to last year's "", would be called "". It's still unclear what the title means, but it may be a reference to Toronto's 416 and 647 area codes.
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Drake Joins PARTYNEXTDOOR for 'Recognize'

July 15, 2014 07:41:44 GMT

has teamed up with for his new single, "Recognize". The track, hitting the web shortly after OVO announced the Toronto singer's new album "", is available as a bonus track for fans who pre-order the LP on iTunes.
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Drake Pictured Hitting the Studio With Chris Brown

July 12, 2014 01:44:14 GMT

After officially ending their feud, and appear to be planning a collaboration. A photo recently surfaced showing the two superstars hitting the studio, standing next to each other while listening intensely to a track.
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Lil Wayne and Drake to Battle Each Other on Joint Tour

July 09, 2014 06:53:36 GMT

recently revealed what fans could expect from his upcoming co-headlining tour with . Talking to MTV on the filming set of his "Krazy" music video, Weezy said that there'd be a battle between him and the Canadian MC on the stage.
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Drake Cancels His Performance at Wireless Festival

July 03, 2014 21:05:30 GMT

felt under the weather and announced cancellation of his scheduled performance at the upcoming Wireless Festival in London and Birmingham. He's also forced to scrap his gig at Roskilde Festival in Denmark under doctors' order.
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BET Awards 2014: Beyonce Dominates Full Winners List

June 30, 2014 05:04:19 GMT

The complete winners list of the 2014 BET Awards, which was held on Sunday night, June 29 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, has been revealed. led the pack with three nods including Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, Best Collaboration (for her collaboration with "Drunk in Love") and the FANdemonium award.
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BET Awards 2014: Drake, Pharrell Among Early Winners

June 30, 2014 01:55:48 GMT

The 2014 BET Awards was officially kicked off at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 29. opened the event with the live performance of his "Come Get It Bae" before bringing out to perform her 2003 hit "Pass That Dutch".
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Nicki Minaj and Drake's Collaboration 'Definitely' Featured in 'Pink Print' Album

June 24, 2014 04:58:22 GMT

has revealed that her new collaboration with is underway. In a new interview with Kojo and Jade of Capital Xtra on Monday morning, June 23, the raptress said that the track featuring the Canadian star would "definitely" appear in her upcoming album "The Pink Print".
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Drake Brings Out Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa and More at Houston Gig

June 16, 2014 09:24:57 GMT

Five years after selling out his first show in Houston, headlined a gig at the city's Warehouse Live as part of Houston Appreciation Weekend. At the event, the Canadian rapper performed his old and new hits with the help of a number of special guests.
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Hedley, Drake Dominate 2014 MuchMusic Video Awards Full Winners List

June 16, 2014 04:17:33 GMT

The full winners list of 2014 MuchMusic Video Awards has been revealed. was the biggest winner at the event held on Sunday night, June 15 in Toronto, Canada, as they walked away with three awards after their "Anything" visuals won the Pop Video of the Year, Favorite Video of the Year and Video of the Year titles.
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Drake and Lil Wayne Team Up for Co-Headlining Tour

June 13, 2014 02:25:51 GMT

and are hitting the road together later this year. The two rappers announced on Friday, June 12 that they would co-headline "Drake vs. Lil Wayne" tour that's scheduled to run from August through September.
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Drake and Zoe Kravitz Are Reportedly Back Together

June 06, 2014 01:01:24 GMT

was spotted at and her band Lolawolf's show at Toronto's Mod Club earlier this week, prompting rumors that they were back on together. A report surfaced that the reunion was not between friends but rather full of intimacy.
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Pharrell Williams, Drake, Lil Wayne, Usher to Perform at 2014 BET Awards

June 03, 2014 17:33:39 GMT

A series of musical guests tapped for the upcoming 14th annual BET Awards have been announced. , , , and are confirmed to rock this year's prize-giving event at Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre on Sunday, June 29.
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Video: Nicki Minaj Joined by Drake, Lil Wayne at Summer Jam

June 03, 2014 02:36:13 GMT

brought out a number of special guests during her set at Hot 97 Summer Jam. and , her Young Money labelmates, were among those who came out on the stage at the event which took place on Sunday, June 1.
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Drake Teases Next Album in New Song '0 to 100'

June 02, 2014 02:45:43 GMT

gave fans a big surprise when he dropped a new track on Sunday, June 1 via his OVO SoundCloud page. Titled "0 to 100", the song features the Canadian rapper hinting that his new project, apparently an album, is coming next year.
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