“I was planning to release my album this month but between surgery and rehab my energy has been dedicated to recovery,”
Those were the words Drake chose to break the hearts of people who were expecting his Certified Lover Boy album to drop this year.
On Wednesday night, the OVO rapper took to Instagram to announce he has delayed the release of Certified Lover Boy. Drake confirmed he initially planned to drop the project sometime in January, but ultimately decided to push it back as he was focused on his health recovery.
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“I’m blessed to be back on my feet feeling great and focused on the album, but CLB won’t be dropping in January. I’m looking forward to sharing it with you all in 2021’’
Certified Lover Boy will mark Drake’s first full-length release since 2020’s Dark Lane Demo Tapes. The forthcoming project will include the previously released track “Laugh Now Cry Later” featuring Lil Durk