By Meg at 9:32 am on February 1st, 2012 under News
Its that time again, the 54th annual Grammy’s are right around the corner and Drake has been announced as a presenter. The Grammy’s made the announcement last night via their official twitter account. Drake is also nominated for four grammys for his collaborations with Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, and DJ Khaled.
Though Drake is not performing, fellow YMCMB artist Nicki Minaj is and is also nominated for Grammy’s as well including Best New Artist. The Grammy’s air Feb 12th at 8pm so make sure to watch. Can’t wait to see Drake in a suit, goodness gracious!
Sidebar: Take Care is not nominated for any Grammy’s this year because it did not meet the September deadline.
Sunday night Drake performed at the NHL All-Star game in Ottawa. George Stroumboulopoulos was able to catch up with him for a minute to ask about his favorite Canadian artists. Check out the video above.
By Meg at 4:49 am on January 31st, 2012 under News
Drake is all set to headline the second day of Wireless Festival on July 7th in London at Hyde Park. Previously, Rihanna was the only confirmed headliner [third day], but now Drake has been confirmed as well. Other confirmed names for the festival include, J.Cole, Wiz Khalifa, Jessie J., Rihanna and more. This is great news for London Town especially for those who couldn’t get Club Paradise tickets! Tickets go on sale beginning this thursday Feb. 2nd at 9 a.m. with a presale. Remember to act quickly as tickets will go fast! For more info go HERE.
Friday night at his show in Toronto A$AP Rocky brought Drake out to make a special appearance. We previously posted footage, but here are a few pictures. Also, there is another video of Drake performing from the backstage view after the jump. Drake sure does look nice in that OVO Canadian Goose! A$AP Drizzy.
Drake just performed at the NHL All-Star game in Ottawa a little bit ago. Not only did he have the honor of performing, but he also had the honor of meeting the players before he took the stage. I love how Drake was just as excited to meet them as they were to meet him! You can really tell how much of a nice and humble guy Drake is by watching this.
Drake just had the honor of performing at the NHL All-Star game in Ottawa. He performed his hit songs Headlines & The Motto. For those who couldn’t watch, check the above footage. Drake killed it as always, love the jersey. Sidebar: Check all the NHL players videoing on their phones! Fans everywhere.
Drake recently covered Complex magazine for the last issue, and now his friend and fellow Club Paradise Tour rapper A$AP Rocky covers the new issue. In this issue A$AP Rocky talks Drake’s co-sign, the Club Paradise Tour, and what he’s learned from Drake plus more. When asked what’s the biggest thing he’s learned from Drake, A$AP Rocky replies “Humbleness and sincerity. He has more money than me, He has more b*tches than me. He has more fame than me. And he’s more humble than I am.” Check more of A$AP Rocky speaking on Drake after the jump!
By Meg at 3:55 pm on January 29th, 2012 under Photos
This past week The Weeknd and Drake shot a visual for the highly favorited song “The Zone” from the mixtape Thursday. The video was directed by Lamar Taylor and executive produced by Geoff Mclean of Vision Entertainment who earlier today tweeted the above picture from the set. The video has no set date to release, but I can’t wait to see the final product!
I was on twitter and this artist Aaron Giles who does speed paintings tweeted this one he did of Drake to me. I’ve always wished I could draw well, so to me this is really dope. Check the video after the jump as he draws Drake with We’ll Be Fine playing in the background. I would definitely like to see him do some more of these of Drake! Make sure to subscribe to his youtube channel and put in some request for some more Drake paintings.