Drake Short Bio
Aubrey Drake Graham better known with short name Drake is a Canadian recording artist, rapper, songwriter, and actor. He was born in Toronto, Ontario, as the son of Sandi Graham, an educator, and Dennis Graham, a drummer who worked with Jerry Lee Lewis. Drake is Scorpio and he was raised by his mother after his parents divorce when he was still seven. Though name as a celebrity who has been rich even before they are famous, Drake said that his mother doing so much effort and struggle so hard to make her family living well. Drake was educated at Jewish day school and latter enrolled to Forest Hill Collegiate Institute, where he found his interest in acting. Drake then continued his study to Vaughan Road Academy,and though dropping out he finally graduated in October 2012.
Drake Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||October 24, 1986|
|Age||27 years old|
|Biceps Size||14 Inches|
|Chest size||41 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||31 Inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Height||6 Feet 0 Inches|
|Weight||152 lbs or 69 kg|
Drake began his career in acting first by taking a role as a basketball star who became physically disabled after he was shot by a classmate, Jimmy Brooks father of a high school friend. The agent found Drake a role on the Canadian TV show Degrassi: The Next Generation. He then released his own first mixtape Room for Improvement in 2006 features artists Trey Songz and Lupe Fiasco. Due the positive reviewer, he then released his second , Comeback Season following by his third official mixtape, So Far Gone. Those put his name as rising star in rap industry that makes him working together with several singers like Rihanna, DJ Khaled, Young Money, Jay-Z, Eminem and many more.Drake become the rapper that gained success even before he signed to major lebel.
Drake then signed contract to Young Money Entertainment on June 29, 2009, and then toured with Lil Wayne and other rapper in America’s Most Wanted Tour. Drake then released his first official album in late 2008, called Thank Me Later that was sold 447,000 copies and debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. Following its success, he then released second studio album, Take Care, on November 15, 2011.Its singles, “Dreams Money Can Buy” and “Marvins Room” were peaked at number 21 on the Billboard Hot 100, and reached the top 10 of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.Beside that he also nominations at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards for Best Male Video, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, and Video of the Year.
Drake then released his third third studio album Nothing Was the Same on September 24, 2013. Its lead singles, “Started from the Bottom” and “Hold On, We’re Going Home” were commercially success and received positive acclaim too.It was reported that Drake will be released is fourth studio album soon under the name Views from the 6.
Drake is kind of rapper that his songs was feuds by another rapper too. Beside that on June 14, 2012, he was allegedly involved in physical fighting with Chris Brown at a nightclub called WIP in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.
Drake has been dated so many women but unfortunately the relationship wont last for a long time. He was rumored dated Rihanna, Keshia Chante (2000-2002), Cat Washington (2006-2008), Teyana Taylor (2009), Nicki Minaj (2009-2010), Amber Rose (2010), Dollicia Bryan (2011-2012) and Chandra Davis (2012).
Drake Net Worth
Drake may raised with very rich father but of course he also makes his own money too. Drake’s tour, n promotion of Take Care album become the most successful hip-hop tour of 2012, grossing over $42 million.He also received another money because he become the new “global ambassador” for the Toronto Raptors. Those make Drake net worth was valued $45 million dollars.