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Drake is appearing in a T-Mobile ad during the Super Bowl in which he accepts changes to "Hotline Bling" at the suggestion of corporate executives. Watch in the replies, and wonder with me: is meta commentary for a company any better than flat out selling your art?
Ryan Dennehy on 02/02/16 - 08:53 AM
Meek Mill dropped his second 4-4 EP last night, including a song that is a direct response to many of Drake's lyrics on his new single "Summer Sixteen." On Instagram, Meek claimed he was able to respond to the song so quickly because "the ghostwriter told me" about the lyrics.
Ryan Dennehy on 01/31/16 - 09:24 AM
Drake's new song, "Summer Sixteen," is available on Apple Music. He also announced his next album Views From The 6 will be out in April.
Joe DeAndrea on 01/30/16 - 04:48 PM
Rihanna has released the "first" single from her upcoming eighth album ANTI, reportedly due out this week. You can stream a radio rip of "Work" featuring Drake here or on Apple Music and Tidal.
Ryan Dennehy on 01/27/16 - 07:34 AM
Complex has posted a fascinating piece attempting to dissect which hip-hop artist ruled each year of music since 1979. What do you think, do you agree with their selections? Do you think Kendrick (or Future) deserved the nod for 2015 over Drake?
It’s still important to consider that the Best Rapper Alive debate is different from the GOAT conversation. Being the BRA doesn’t mean you’re the biggest or the most successful; it just means you're the Best at one particular moment. Of course in hip-hop, being the best is intrinsically about being BIG. And being at your best doesn’t make you the best, so if your prime coincides with someone else’s, well, hey, there’s always next year.
Craig Ismaili on 01/18/16 - 12:40 PM
This year's BRIT Awards take place on February 24th and you can now check out the full list of nominees in the replies which include Wolf Alice, Adele, Father John Misty, Drake and many more.
Kyle Huntington on 01/14/16 - 05:38 PM
Lights covered Drake's "Hotline Bling." Check it out over at Paste.
Eric Wilson on 01/12/16 - 04:08 PM
Jeff Weiss, writing for Pitchfork, goes long on the two beefs that helped define Drake's (and hip-hop's) 2015: the hot one with Meek Mill and the cold one with Kendrick Lamar:
But it’s more than a simple dialectic between art and commerce. Kendrick’s appearance on Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” remix mars any notion of false purity; Drake has surely written a sincere song or two that doesn’t try to turn a Hooters waitress into Helen of Troy. They’re ultimately wrestling for the throne of an art form with plenty of room for both to co-exist.
Ryan Dennehy on 12/29/15 - 12:57 PM
Drake hasn't been shy about the troubled relationship he has with Cash Money Records, and this probably won't help things: Hits Daily Double reports that his massive single "Hotline Bling" wasn't nominated for any Grammys this year because of a "clerical error." Presumably it got lost in Birdman's pile of paperwork for his "oil company."
Ryan Dennehy on 12/09/15 - 09:21 AM
I don't know how you mark the official beginning of the holiday season, but for me, it's when DJ Earworm unleashes his "United States of Pop" mashup. This year's pop explosion, subtitled "50 Shades of Pop," might be his best, with the likes of Drake, Justin Bieber, Fall Out Boy and Taylor Swift. Check it out in the replies.
Blake Solomon on 12/03/15 - 09:17 AM
Want to hear what Drake's massive "Hotline Bling" sounds like when mashed up with Blink 182's "Adam's Song"? Hit the replies for "Hotline Blink".
Kyle Huntington on 11/30/15 - 05:58 PM
Erykah Badu has shared her But U Caint Use My Phone mixtape, featuring her remix of Drake's "Hotline Bling" and an appearance from Andre 3000 on "Hello."
Ryan Dennehy on 11/28/15 - 04:30 PM
Erykah Badu has shared a new track called "Phone Down," dedicating it to "Aubrey." Lots of people think that she means her noted friend Drake, but the credits list an Aubrey Davis as being the person behind the concept of the song, so who knows! Anyway, listen to the stellar track in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 11/11/15 - 02:53 PM
Hit the replies to watch Sufjan Stevens cover Drake's "Hotline Bling."
Jason Tate on 11/02/15 - 10:36 AM
Drake's "Hotline Bling" video debuted last week on Apple Music and seemed like it would push the single to be Drake's first ever solo #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 (how crazy is it that he's never had one?), which he was very excited about. It turns out that Apple Music does not report video streams to the charts, and so the song remained at #2 behind The Weeknd's "The Hills." Even worse for Drake, Adele's new single "Hello" broke Vevo records upon it's debut and seems poised to debut at #1 off the strength of those views and strong digital sales. The last time Drake had a single this close to #1 was 2009; maybe it'll happen in 2021. (H/T Stereogum)
Ryan Dennehy on 10/26/15 - 03:21 PM
Drake has dropped the video to his massively popular hit "Hotline Bling," available exclusively on Apple Music.
Ryan Dennehy on 10/20/15 - 07:34 AM
Drake has given his first extended interview since a 2014 Rolling Stone piece for the Fader's 100th print issue. The excellent piece covers everything from his upcoming album Views From The 6 (which is going to be made primarily with longtime producer 40), his beef with Meek Mill and ghostwriting allegations, charges of being an opportunist and more. Check it out here.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/25/15 - 08:15 AM
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Ryan Dennehy on 09/23/15 - 04:25 AM
Drake and Future have dropped their collaborative mixtape What A Time To Be Alive. The eleven track project is available exclusively on iTunes and Apple Music for the next week before being made available elsewhere.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/21/15 - 06:25 AM
Update: Drake has shared what looks like the mixtape's cover on Instagram, and revealed the title to be What A Time To Be Alive, available on iTunes at 8 pm tomorrow following a special edition of his OVO Sound Radio featuring FreeBandz on Beats 1 at 6 pm.

Rumors have been flying for more than a week now about a potential collaborative mixtape between Drake and Future, and it appears that Drake confirmed the project exists last night and suggested it is coming Sunday at a performance in Atlanta.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/19/15 - 05:38 AM
Playing a little bit of catch up here, but Future shares videos for so many tracks that it can be hard to keep up. Most recently, he's shared videos for the Drake-assisted "Where Ya At," which features some of the most inspirational dance moves of the year, "Blood On The Money," and even bonus track "Kno The Meaning." All three come from the incredible Dirty Sprite 2, and word has it that a video for "Rich $ex" is on it's way soon. In the meantime, check out the great videos in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/10/15 - 10:24 AM
Drake has released "Charged Up" in response to Meek Mill saying he uses ghostwriters.

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Jason Tate on 07/27/15 - 11:06 AM
Drake has shared the outrageous video for "Energy," which you can check out here.
Jake Jenkins on 07/10/15 - 10:12 AM
In this, the first year of Fetty Wap's "Trap Queen," we have already been blessed with a very good remix of that song. Now, the 6 God himself, Drake, has seen fit to bless us further by remixing Fetty's next single "My Way." Praise be and stream the song in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 05/05/15 - 04:08 PM
Drake has announced his 6th annual OVO Fest to take place in Toronto on August 2nd and 3rd. The first day of the fest will feature performaces by J. Cole, Big Sean, YG, Jeremih, and more. The second day will feature special guests who have yet to be announced; past guests have included Kanye, Lil Wayne, and many more. Check out the admat in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 03/17/15 - 07:32 AM
Big Sean has shared the video for his Dark Sky Paradise track "Blessings" featuring Drake and Kanye West. Watch it in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 03/03/15 - 03:11 PM
Drake continues to prove how indomitable he is right now - every single song from If You're Reading This It's Too Late has entered the Billboard Hot Hip-Hop/R&B Chart, giving him a grand total of 21 songs appearing on the chart, which works out to 42% of the chart. This breaks his own record of 14 songs on the chart at one time (which he matched last week), to give you an idea of how insane this is.
Ryan Dennehy on 02/26/15 - 07:06 PM
According to Hits Daily Double, Drake's If You're Reading This It's Too Late is predicted to be the #1 album this week with 497,602 units sold. Take that, Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack.
Jake Jenkins on 02/17/15 - 03:29 PM
I stay up a lot at night thinkin' bout my life, want a lot, will I get it all? Ain't no tellin'
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Jake Jenkins on 02/16/15 - 01:09 AM
Looks like a new mixtape from Drake titled If You're Reading This It's Too Late is now available to purchase on iTunes.
Jake Jenkins on 02/12/15 - 09:19 PM
Drake has posted a short film titled "Jungle." It features home video of him as a child and footage of him experiencing Toronto, his hometown. It also includes short interpolations of new music as well. Watch it in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 02/12/15 - 06:20 AM
Big Sean has shared "Blessings" featuring Drake, and an extended remix that also features Kanye. The song is from Sean's upcoming album Dark Sky Paradise, and you can stream both versions in the replies. This is the first time Kanye and Drake have officially appeared alongside one another since "Forever" in 2009.
Ryan Dennehy on 01/30/15 - 05:19 AM
Nicki Minaj has released a new song called "Only," featuring Lil Wayne, Drake, and Chris Brown. The Pinkprint has been pushed back to December 15th.
Ryan Gardner on 10/28/14 - 09:57 AM
Drake just released three new songs - "6 God," "How Bout Now," and "Heat of the Moment."
Ryan Gardner on 10/25/14 - 04:04 PM
A new Drake song called "How About Now" has hit the Internet. It is rumored to be on his upcoming album, View From The 6.
Ryan Gardner on 10/21/14 - 01:56 PM
An unfinished Drake song has leaked onto the internet with the title "Views From The 6," which is also the name of his reported upcoming album. It features an unknown rapper by the name of E Batt, and while it was speculated that he was the one behind the leak, he has since come out and said it wasn't him. You can hear the track over at Stereogum, though I wouldn't expect it to be up for long.
Jake Jenkins on 08/24/14 - 04:27 PM
Watch Nicki Minaj's new video for "Anaconda," which features a cameo from Drake, in the replies. I haven't watched it yet, but I'm going to assume it's NSFW.
Ryan Gardner on 08/19/14 - 09:05 PM
Drake just released his remix of iLoveMakonnen's song "Club Goin Up On A Tuesday," shortening the title to just "Tuesday." You can stream and download it in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 08/12/14 - 04:53 AM
Following their announcement of some cool tour tricks, Lil Wayne has dropped the second collaboration with Drake that's set to feature on Tha Carter V. Listen to "Grindin" in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 08/08/14 - 12:05 PM
In what might be my favorite piece of tour novelties ever, Drake and Lil Wayne have released a Capcom-developed app based on Street Fighter called "DvsLW" to accompany their upcoming "Drake VS. Lil Wayne Tour." The app will apparently allow the crowd at the tour to "power up" the rappers during a rap battle portion of the concert by button mashing. They're also including trading cards featuring the rappers in the tours VIP packages.
Ryan Dennehy on 08/07/14 - 09:15 AM
Drake's fourth record will be called Views From the 6. No other details about it have surfaced as of now.
Chris Collum on 07/15/14 - 08:18 AM
S-Type will release a new EP titled Rosario on LuckyMe on June 23rd. You can check out "Lost Girls" in the replies via the Fader - the song was apparently slated to appear on Drake's Nothing Was the Same but didn't quite make the cut.
Ryan Dennehy on 06/16/14 - 09:06 AM
Drake and Lil Wayne will be co-headlining a tour together.

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Jason Tate on 06/12/14 - 11:20 AM
Hit the replies to stream a new Drake track titled "0 to 100 / The Catch Up."
Jake Jenkins on 06/01/14 - 06:43 PM
Hit the replies to hear/download a new OB O'Brien and Drake song called "Thotful." The song is essentially Drake's remix of Tinashe's "2 On" that turns into a new song "Thotful" with the help of his friend OB O'Brien. You can also hear O'Brien's own "Hazelton Trump."
Ryan Gardner on 05/12/14 - 05:37 PM
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