Drake

Aug
14
Drake and Lil Wayne Bring Out 50 Cent on Tour

G-Unit

Young Money and G-Unit joined forces in Hartford, Conn. last night. After sharing the stage with Drake at OVO Fest, 50 Cent surprised the crowd during the latest stop on the “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” tour at the XFINITY Theatre. 50 had the place rocking to “In Da Club,” while Weezy and Drizzy got super hype.

“Just popped out on Drake VS. Wayne Great show,” said 50.

Backstage, he was also joined by his fellow G-Unit members Young Buck and Kidd Kidd.

Weezy was chosen to open the show by fans using the Drake Vs. Lil Wayne app, but the Hartford audience gave Drake the victory, bringing the tour tally to 3-2 in Wayne’s favor.

Watch Curtis crash the stage.

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Aug
13
Video: PARTYNEXTDOOR f/ Drake – ‘Recognize’

PARTYNEXTDOOR

Turn up. PARTYNEXTDOOR hits the west side with Drake in the seductive video for “Recognize” off his EP PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO, which debuted at No. 15. The Mississauga crooner cruises down Rodeo Drive with Kylie Jenner and sails on a yacht with some bikini-clad babes in the grainy clip.

He meets up with his OVO Sound family members at Drake’s crib in Calabasas, which is decked out in arcade games and an OVO pool table.

PND will join Drizzy on select dates of the “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” tour, starting August 25 in Boston.

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Aug
12
New Music: ILOVEMAKONNEN f/ Drake – ‘Tuesday’

Tuesday

Drake has the club going up on a Tuesday. In between battling it out with Lil Wayne on tour, October’s Very Own adds his golden touch to ILOVEMAKONNEN’s “Club Goin’ Up on a Tuesday” off the Atlanta newcomer’s I Love Makonnen EP, which was released in June.

Drizzy lays down a melodic flow and even showcases his falsetto on the Sonny Digital and Metro Boomin-produced track.

“Put the world on a song / You know PARTY and The Weeknd / Ain’t got no motherfuckin’ time to party on the weekend,” he croons.

Listen to him bless the beat.

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Aug
9
Drake and Lil Wayne Face Off at Tour Kickoff

Lil Wayne and Drake

Round 1. The student (Drake) went head-to-head with the teacher (Lil Wayne) on opening night of the “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” tour, which kicked off in Buffalo, New York, on Friday. The YMCMB all-stars brought their battle to the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center in a video game-inspired showdown.

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Aug
8
New Music: Lil Wayne f/ Drake – ‘Grindin’

Grindin

Just hours before they kick off their co-headlining “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” tour in Buffalo, New York, Lil Wayne joins forces with Drizzy once again on his new Carter V single “Grindin.” Following their last collaboration “Believe Me,” the YMCMB all-stars share blood, sweat, and tears on the dark hustlers’ anthem, produced by Boi-1da and Vinylz.

After enlisting the services of Kobe Bryant and Floyd Mayweather Jr., Tunechi called on Kevin Durant to unveil the cover art on his Instagram account.

The tourmates have also released an interactive app, which will give fans the power to decide who starts the show, who wins the show, and whose side they are on.

Tha Carter V stills awaits a release date, but Wayne has been in the studio with Nicki Minaj, Christina Milian, and Mannie Fresh.

“I’m still nervous about Tha Carter V,” he told XXL. “I’m confident about what I do, but I’m still nervous about what people think.”

Listen to Weezy and Drizzy put in work.

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Aug
6
Drake Shows Love to Rihanna Following Devil Controversy

Rihanna

Drake is clearing up rumors that he dissed his ex-girlfriend Rihanna.

During OVO Fest in Toronto on Monday, the Canadian rapper was performing “Days in the East” when a fiery 6 flashed on the screen behind him followed by a photo of the “Diamonds” singer. The satanic imagery repeated itself three times.

While many thought he was insinuating that Rihanna was the devil, Drake took to Twitter to clarify.

“My album title is VIEWS FROM THE 6. The 6 is Toronto,” he said on Wednesday. “Rih is a great girl who I know is about to kill this tour with Eminem. It’s all love!!”

The superstars have dated on and off, but haven’t been seen together in a while.

Watch the controversial imagery below.

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Aug
5
Drake Welcomes Lauryn Hill, Usher, & 50 Cent at 5th Annual OVO Fest

Drake and Lauryn Hill

Drake once again brought the stars to his hometown for the 5th Annual OVO Fest. Following last year’s star-studded lineup of Kanye West, TLC, Diddy, and Ma$e, the Canadian superstar shared the stage with Lauryn Hill, Usher, 50 Cent, Trey Songz, and J. Cole during Monday’s three-hour event at Toronto’s Molson Canadian Amphitheatre.

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