Drake: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation : Singer, rapper, actor, composer
  • Real name: Aubrey Drake Graham
  • Sign : Scorpio
  • Date of birth: Friday, October 24, 1986 (age: 34 years old)
  • Country: United States

Born in October 1986 in Toronto, Drake of his real name Aubrey Drake Graham comes from a prosperous family. Following his parents’ divorce, the very young Drake made it his mission to take care of his mother. Passionate about music, it was nevertheless on the screens that his career began. He made various appearances in films and television series.

In 2006, Drake took his first steps in music by releasing a mixtape via the Myspace website. His music is still unknown to the general public, however, the press praises his work, and his first single Replacement Girl finished Tube du jour in April 2007.

Working with Eminem, Lil Wayne, Mary J Blige or Jamie Foxx, he persists in refusing to sign with a major label. His debut album Thank Me Later was released in January 2010, and was a huge hit with the public. His music is chosen to appear on the soundtracks of the films Project X or NBA 2K11. His reputation and talent spread from coast to coast, as well as in Europe, after the release of his single What’s my name.

Since then Drake has released two albums: Nothing as the same and Take Care. He has also founded a collective of Canadian rappers: OVOXO, which over time has become a real business, with touring and merchandising as part of it.

On the personal side, Drake made a declaration of love to Rihanna at the MTV Video Music Awards in August 2016. Surprise! In December 2016, Jennifer Lopez appeared with the rapper on social networks.