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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)


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's Manager Says Apple Did Not Ban Tidal From Streaming the Rapper's Performance

August 30, 2015 16:12:00 GMT

's manager set the record straight on the swirling rumors suggesting that Apple banned Tidal from streaming the rapper's performance recently. "The decision to not have Drake participate in the Tidal steam has nothing to do with Apple or Drake's deal," the manager Future the Prince told BuzzFeed.

Tidal Reportedly Threatened With $20 Million Lawsuit by Apple Music Over Drake's Performance

August 29, 2015 05:41:09 GMT

Apple Music has reportedly threatened to take legal action against Tidal over a performance by . According to PageSix, the Apple-owned company wasn't happy when the rapper's confirmed to make an appearance at 's charity concert which was streamed live by 's streaming service.

Justin Bieber Has 'Something Special' With Drake in the Works

August 25, 2015 09:02:14 GMT

may have another collaboration with coming out. The singer, who's only a few days away from releasing "What Do You Mean", recently took to Twitter to continue teasing the new single while hinting that he and the rapper had "something special" in the works.

Serena Williams Warned Not to Let Drake Play Her Again

August 25, 2015 09:01:00 GMT

and are apparently enjoying their budding relationship. Though the tennis player looked so happy as seen in recent pictures with Drake, she was warned by her friends not to let the 28-year-old rapper play her again.

Drake and Serena Williams Spotted Kissing and Making Out

August 24, 2015 22:11:54 GMT

After months of chatter and speculation, photo evidences of and allegedly dating have surfaced. The rumored lovers were snapped kissing and making out during a dinner date over the weekend.

Beanie Sigel Calls Meek Mill and Drake's Feud 'Gay'

August 21, 2015 01:12:18 GMT

and 's ongoing feud draws the attention of Beanie Sigel who thinks it is "gay." The Philadelphia rapper decides not to choose sides on this "s**t" and couldn't care less.

Video: Alessia Cara Performs Stripped-Down Version of Drake's 'Hotline Bling'

August 20, 2015 06:41:01 GMT

Following her breakout hit "Here" and her -approved take on "Bad Blood", continued to impress people with her cover of a song by fellow Canadian . Earlier this week, the 19-year-old rising singer stopped by Sydney's TV Station Channel V to perform a stripped-down version of "Hotline Bling", which is basically a remix to D.R.A.M.'s "Cha Cha".

Video: Jay Electronica Calls Himself 'God of Hip-Hop,' Disses Drake and J. Cole at Show

August 20, 2015 04:04:54 GMT

Jay Electronica had some words for reigning rappers at a recent show in London. During the gig at XOYO Club last week, he felt the need to remind his competitors in the game that he's still "the God of hip-hop" despite the fact that he hasn't put out much new music in the past few years.

Miley Cyrus Takes Bizzare Toilet Selfie in Drake Outfit

August 16, 2015 13:21:32 GMT

maybe is 's biggest fan ever. The former Disney star shared a selfie on Instagram on Saturday, August 15 that showed her wearing an outfit featuring the rapper's faces. She was seen in the pic puckering her lips covered in blue lipstick to the camera as she sat in a toilet. "#PeePeeBlueLip," read its caption.

Drake Breaks His Silence on Fatal Shootings at OVO Fest After-Party

August 15, 2015 14:06:51 GMT

finally shares his thoughts on the shootings at his OVO festival after-party that left two people dead and several others injured. "The last few days I have been in a moral bind," the Canadian hip-hop star begins his blog post.

Lil Wayne's Ex Karrine Steffans Says Drake Ghostwrote for Him

August 15, 2015 04:11:02 GMT

Amid rumors that has someone else write his raps, Karrine Steffans claims that the rapper once ghostwrote for her ex . Steffans, who dated the Young Money leader on-and-off for years in the past, made the revelation in an interview with Vlad TV.

Meek Mill Removes 'Wanna Know' From SoundCloud, Says He's Done Beefing With Drake

August 13, 2015 03:49:49 GMT

It looks like the feud between and is finally over. After weeks of getting embroiled in war of words, the Philly rapper unexpectedly removed his Drizzy diss track "Wanna Know" from his Dreamchasers Records SoundCloud page on Tuesday night, August 11.

Drake's 'If You're Reading This It's Too Late' Becomes First 2015 Album to Go Platinum

August 11, 2015 04:47:33 GMT

's "" has officially gone platinum. The mixtape passed the one million sales mark in the U.S. after adding another 8,000 in the tracking week ending on August 7. The record has so far sold a total of 1.007 million copies.

Kendrick Lamar Seems to Diss Drake on Dr. Dre's 'Compton' Album

August 08, 2015 03:01:12 GMT

isn't the only one who tries to pick a fight with in the past few days. Amid the two's highly-publicized feud, appears to take shots at the 6 God on a couple of songs off 's "Compton" album.

Video: Meek Mill Shares Another Drake Diss Track at Camden Concert

August 07, 2015 08:31:28 GMT

took another shot at at a concert in Camden, New Jersey on Thursday, August 6. During his opening set at girlfriend 's "The Pinkprint" show, the Philly native rapped some new bars about the Canadian MC having a ghostwriter write his lyrics.

Photos: Drake Has a 'Degrassi' Reunion With Former Co-Stars

August 07, 2015 07:29:54 GMT

recently had a reunion with his "" co-stars. The rapper was photographed with fellow alums of the teen drama series, including Al Mukaddam (Mohammed), Mazin Elsadig (Damian), Adamo Ruggiero (Marco), Lauren Collins (Paige) and Daniel Clark (Sean).

Meek Mill Debuts New Drake Diss Track at Charlotte Concert

August 05, 2015 04:46:47 GMT

Both and clearly have no intention to end their highly-publicized feud anytime soon. Just a day after Drizzy crushed him during his OVO Festival, the Philly rapper responded with a new freestyle he debuted during a show in Charlotte, North Carolina on Tuesday night, August 4.

Two People Dead in Shooting at Drake OVO Fest After-Party

August 04, 2015 15:34:07 GMT

An after-party celebrating 's OVO music festival didn't end well on Monday night, August 3. Two people were gunned down and several others were wounded during the bash taking place at the Muzik nightclub at Toronto's Canadian National Exhibition grounds.

Drake Trolls Meek Mill at OVO Fest, Brings Out Kanye West and Pharrell

August 04, 2015 04:55:06 GMT

As expected, took more shots at while headlining his OVO Festival on Monday night, August 3. The Canadian native wasted no time in dissing the "All Eyes on You" rapper, as he opened his set with "Charged Up" and "Back to Back Freestyle" which both arrived days ago in the wake of their feud.

Drake Rocks 'Free Meek Mill' T-Shirt at OVO Fest, A$AP Rocky Declares Him Winner in Feud

August 04, 2015 02:43:37 GMT

rocked a "Free " T-shirt amid feud with the MMG rapper. The Toronto native was pictured wearing the black shirt, which featured an old photo of Meek with braids, during a rehearsal ahead of his sixth annual OVO Festival on Monday night, August 3.

Drake on Feud With Meek Mill: 'I Haven't Taken a Loss All Week'

August 03, 2015 02:46:50 GMT

continued laughing off 's diss song about him, "Wanna Know". The rapper was caught on camera throwing shade at his nemesis when he was participating in a celebrity game of kickball against on Friday afternoon, July 31.

The Game and Drake Tour Compton in '100' Music Video

August 01, 2015 05:45:54 GMT

Topping off his busy week, visits Compton in the just-released music video of 's "100". The Canadian native is accompanied by the West Coast rapper on a tour around the city in the Theo Skudra-directed clip.

Meek Mill Fires Back at Drake With His Own Diss Track 'Wanna Know'

July 31, 2015 05:04:22 GMT

's long-awaited response to 's diss tracks is finally here. The rapper premiered on Thursday night, July 30 via DJ Funkmaster Flex's Hot 97 radio show a record of his own, called "Wanna Know", on which he insists that Drizzy had a ghostwriter named Quentin Miller write his lyrics.

Hannibal Buress Talks to Beverly Hills Residents About Drake and Meek Mill's Beef

July 31, 2015 02:45:00 GMT

has weighed in on and 's much-talked-about feud. The comedian headed to Beverly Hills for the Wednesday night, July 29 episode of his Comedy Central show "Why?" and tried to find out who's going to win the war by asking random people he met on the streets if they knew who the rappers were.

Drake Rips Meek Mill in Second Diss Record 'Back to Back'

July 29, 2015 15:27:18 GMT

slammed anew in a fresh freestyle called "Back to Back" which was recently posted on OVO's Soundcloud. The Canadian rapper took a dig at Mill for piggybacking on his girlfriend 's fame.

Meek Mill Takes More Shots at Drake During Nicki Minaj's Brooklyn Concert

July 28, 2015 08:56:17 GMT

's war with is apparently not going to end anytime soon. After accusing the Canadian MC of using ghostwriter, the MMG rapper made things worse when he recently performed at girlfriend 's "The Pinkprint" show in Brooklyn, NY.

Drake Debuts New Tracks 'Hotline Bling' and 'Right Hand'

July 27, 2015 04:00:13 GMT

The diss track "Charged Up" wasn't the only exclusive shared during the latest edition of his OVO Sound Radio show on Beats 1. The Canadian native also unveiled two other new tracks called "Hotline Bling" and "Right Hand" in the show's Saturday, July 25 episode.

Drake Denies Ghostwriting Allegation in Song 'Charged Up', Meek Mill Responds

July 26, 2015 17:13:31 GMT

and feud continues after the latter accused the former of using a ghostwriter. On his Beats 1's OVO Sound Radio show, Drizzy released a track called "Charged Up" to diss his rival and, in the process, refute a claim that his rap verses were written by someone else.

Meek Mill Claims Drake Doesn't Write His Own Rap

July 22, 2015 08:03:21 GMT

wasn't the only one launching a Twitter rant on Tuesday, July 21. Hours after she called out MTV VMAs for her Video of the Year snub, and later got into a brief online feud with , her boyfriend took a shot at fellow rapper in a string of tweets, accusing him of not writing his own rap verses.

Rihanna and Drake's Song Sounds Like Loud Farts, According to Siri

July 15, 2015 03:12:37 GMT

Siri can be really mean sometimes. After Apple users found out a few weeks ago that she could give the sassiest response to the question, "What is zero divided by zero?", now they discover that the intelligent personal assistant will throw serious shade at when asked to play loud farts.

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