Since bursting onto the scene in 2006, Canadian rapper Drake has topped charts around the world. The Grammy Award winner has collaborated with huge talents in the industry, such as Rihanna, Beyonce, Jay Z, Lil Wayne and many others. Tracks such as ‘Hotline Bling’, ‘God’s Plans’ and ‘Hold On, We’re Going Home’ have transformed Drake into one of the hottest artists around.
Born in Toronto as Aubrey Drake Graham, the singer-songwriter first broke out as Jimmy Brooks on Degrassi. He then began making his own mixtapes, including his debut Room for Improvement. He quickly signed to Lil Wayne’s ‘Young Money Entertainment' in 2009 and it wasn't long until he had his Debut studio album Thank Me Later. Certified platinum, the album topped the charts in America, and paved the way for more success with his next albums Take Care and Nothing Was The Same.
Drake has been at the forefront of hip hop and R&B ever since winning his first Grammy award for Best Rap Album, and occupies the highest number of singles to reach number one in the hip hop/R&B Charts. His third headlining tour, Would You Like A Tour?,proved so popular he extended it, grossing over $46 million in ticket sales and making it one of the highest grossing hip hop tours ever.
Drake’s career has awarded him 4 Grammys to date, and a huge 42 Grammy nominations. He’s also considered one of the Best Rappers Alive, according to Complex, and appeared several times on Billboard’s Top Artist lists.
Demand to see the ‘Nice for What’ rapper really is ‘Nonstop’, as Drake continues to make ‘Headlines’. His latest Assassination Vacation tour saw London’s O2 the stage transform into a swimming pool and flying ferrari, putting on a spectacle for fans at the show. His endless catalogue of hit singles and ability to put on a spectacular show means Drake tickets quickly sell out. Make sure to follow Drake here on TickX to receive alerts for tickets and announcements of upcoming shows.