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Aug 2, 2017

This Is How Rappers Started Smoking “Billy Kimber” OG Weed

"Billy Kimber" weed has been pioneered by Woo, a well known marketing guru in the Hip-Hop and fashion world, who has worked with Drake, Jay-Z

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Jul 19, 2017

How Drake’s Stage Show Forced John Mayer To Step His Game Up

In addition to making rappers step up their game, Drake is putting the pressure on rock artists too. John Mayer was forced to step up his own production after witnessing a Drake show first hand.

May 11, 2017

Boy Wow, Soulja Boy, Drake: Rappers Who Have Gone Viral For The Worst Reasons

Even though rapper Bow Wow has been caught this time, catching the rapper or other fake news writers in the act has proven to be rather difficult...

May 10, 2017

Here’s Why Drake’s New Label Deal Could Finally Mean Big Business For Grime

Much of the success of "More Life" life can be attributed to the United Kingdom and the influence of the genre of Grime music on the Toronto rap star...

May 8, 2017

Drake’s Ex-Girl Sophie B. Is More Than A Big Butt and A Smile

Drake's potential baby mama is way more than a big butt and a smile

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May 2, 2017

Telecoms At War Over Streaming But Drake is The Winner – For Now

The success of artists like Drake, The Weeknd and others could be a risk thanks to new Internet laws...

This week in Drake: He’s got his own whisky and a Rihanna tattoo?

Work, work, work, work, work. It’s hard work being Drake. Hardly a day goes by when our hometown hip-hop hero doesn’t make headlines for doing something, even if it’s just showing up courtside at an inconsequential basketball game.

Best Commercials Of Super Bowl 50

If you're like most of the U.S. viewing population, watching the Super Bowl is cool but you tuned in to check out the commercials. This Super Bowl cost advertisers the most in the games history, with spots averaging $4.8 million for :30 seconds. Check out the best ads of the night.

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Jan 1, 2016

Canadian Artists: The Most Sensitive Misogynists Of 2015

Drake, the Weeknd, Justin Bieber — there they are, moaning about the emptiness they feel whilst sinking into bottomless mounds of money and/or drugs with many, many beautiful women night after night...

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Dec 1, 2015

Major Win For Hip-Hop: Drake Kills The Streaming Game in 2015, Rihanna Second

Drake's big ass 2015 just continues to get bigger. The Toronto rap star was the most streamed artist in the world on Spotify in 2015, reaching a staggering 1.8 billion streams. Rihanna was the #1 female with over 1 billion.

Nov 18, 2015

“Now and Forever?” Maybe, But At Least Drake Had A Big Ass 2015

Drake did just about everything an artist could do this year. Some artists may have withered under the kind of pressure Drizzy faced this year. Label woes, rap beefs, and even murder could not slow the Toronto MC down this year. Even though Drake's label Young Money is locked in a battle with its distributor Cash Money, Drake appeared to be unfazed by the legal issues.

Oct 29, 2015

Drake Could Help “The Six” Light Up City Hall In 3D In Toronto If Norm Kelly’s Motion Passes

Drake — who practically knighted Councilman Norm Kelly on social media after the councillor came to the Toronto rapper’s defence over some now old news Twitter beef with rival rapper Meek Mill — would earn a prominent shout-out from city hall if the signs were approved and installed.

Oct 20, 2015

Selective Outrage? Internet Pissed Over T.I.’s Comments On Hillary, But Party To Drake’s “Hotline Bling”

The way Drake frames his lyrics makes them much more palatable for men and women. Moreover, it is something the rapper has done deliberately.

Oct 16, 2015

‘W’ Taps Drake as Cover Star and Collaborator in Its Upcoming Art Issue

Adding to his fashion cred, Drake has been revealed as the cover star and muse of W magazine's upcoming art issue, for which he collaborated with Editor-in-Chief Stefano Tonchi on choosing five artists to create works incorporating his likeness.

Oct 3, 2015

“Album Dropping” in 2015…What’s It Say About The Future Of The Music Biz?

Although he may or may not have intended to, Hip-Hop star Drake made a statement in 2015 about the current state and the future of the music industry when he unexpectedly released If You're Reading This It's Too Late.

Sep 29, 2015

Will Drake Go To College? We Don’t Know, But It’s Funny Imagining Him On Campus

Drake's career blew up before he finished high school. The rapper, who dropped out at the age of 15, eventually earned his high school diploma in 2012. That may have appeased Drake, but one fan wants to see the rapper continue his education.

Sep 28, 2015

Who Has The Best Beard? Fans Decide…Check Out The Results

Growing and maintaining a beard has paid off for stars like LeBron James, rapper Drake and James Harden.

Sep 25, 2015

Drake, Meek Mill and Beef’s Prime Place in Rap Culture

In popular culture, even vegans like a little “beef” from time to time. From the playful jabs of Bo Diddley’s "Say Man," to The Beatles' riffing the sound of The Beach Boys on "Back in the USSR," many revel in a little bad blood between artists.

Sep 21, 2015

Drake And Future Drop Mixtape And Gets Props, But Meek Gets Flamed By Trolls

Drake And Future Drop Mixtape And Gets Props, But Meek Gets Flamed By Trolls.

Aug 26, 2015

What Has Tennis Star Serena Williams Sprung For Drake? His Mean Left Hand

According to Serena, they share a mutual interest in tennis, which was a sport that Drake played when he was a teenager. The passion has continued into his adulthood. His 3-acre, 12,500 square-foot in Hidden Hills has a tennis court where he presumably practices sometimes.

Aug 21, 2015

New Technology Will Monitor Rap and Gang Beef, Thanks To Those “Internet Gangsters”

A project between Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia University is attempting to create the technology that will analyze keywords, phrases and even images and videos from rappers and gangs that are posted on public networks.

Aug 14, 2015

Data Offers Proof That Meek’s Beef With Drake Was Bad For Nicki Minaj’s Ticket Sales

The fallout from Meek Mill's decision to start a rap beef with Drake has had an impact on The Pink Print Tour's bottom line. Meek may have raised his social profile and gained followers, but ticket prices for his girlfriend's tour are dropping at an abnormal rate.

Aug 6, 2015

Violence Is Nothing New For Drake Or OVO Fest, According To A Lawsuit

Two people were killed at an After Party for OVO Fest. According to a new lawsuit, violence is nothing new for Drake or the club that hosted his party.

Aug 5, 2015

A Litte Bit Of Fashion From OVO Fest

Even some of the fashion at OVO Fest was disrespectful to Meek. Big Willie's hat is made by a company in Toronto!!

Jul 30, 2015

A History Of On Field Conflict Between Toronto And Philly

Drake is the Raptors Global Ambassador, and friend to athletes from LeBron James to Andrew Wiggins to Serena Williams. And in each of this week’s salvo he has embedded references to Toronto’s sports glory.

Jul 29, 2015

Could Meek Mill’s Twitter War With Drake Impact His Relationship With Nicki Minaj?

The fact that Meek Mill frequently utilizes Twitter to voice his opinion to almost 5,000,000 followers, could be, or eventually cause a strain in his relationship with Nicki Minaj. According to stats released by Pew Research, technology is wreaking havoc in a significant amount of users' lives!

Jul 28, 2015

Hip-Hop vs. Twitter: Are Artists Overexposed on Social Media?

The digital age has made some of the most sensitive, private information available at the touch of a finger. We live in a time where every fleeting moment and passing thought can be exposed to the world, making the concept of privacy a thing of the past.

Jul 27, 2015

Drake’s Interesting Week With Professional and College Basketball

While Drake was dealing with issues surrounding Meek Mill, the rapper was also being targeted by the University of Kentucky and a leak of his NBA jerseys!

Jul 20, 2015

Drake & Big Sean: A Major Hit In Big League Baseball

According to new data released by Billboard, Drake's music, has taken over Major League Baseball...

Jul 7, 2015

Here’s What Pope Francis and Drake Have in Common: Leverage

The Pope is using a strategy some rappers have employed throughout the years, to boost his popularity in certain countries.

Mar 21, 2015

A Convo With Toronto Natives Who Want To Teach You Everything, Ever, About Drake

If you are a fan of Drake, this new podcast should interest you. Each episode of "Trust Issues" delves into everything and anything relating to the rapper.