Born Aubrey Drake Graham in 1986, this multi-talented artist now known as Drake is a rapper, song writer, singer and actor. Before landing a spot in the music industry, he featured in several episodes of a teen drama series called Degrassi: The Next Generation.
His love and passion for music made him abandon his budding acting career in pursuit of music. Drake has since released several albums and singles that caused huge internet sensations and even garnered him awards and recognition. He’s also totally changed the English language and made YOLO a word (because, you know, YOLO).
He, like many other artists, has gotten involve in feuds and scandals but has always managed to come out on top. Though yet to be confirmed, there are strong rumors that he and popular female artiste Rihanna are dating. Drake claims that his raps are inspired by the work Kanye West, Jay Z and Lil Wayne. Drake has also attributed various R&B artists like Aaliyah and Usher as being influential to genre of his own music.
Slay on Drake!