Aubrey Drake Graham is his birth name.
Drizzy, Papi, Champagne
6 feet (1.83m)
Actor, Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Businessman, Voice Actor, Record Producer, Composer
According to networthobserver, the net worth of Drake is approximately $170 million and $70 million salary per year. He made his net worth through a successful career in the music industry and become the richest rapper in the world.
Aubrey Graham took birth in Toronto, Ontario on the 24th of October in 1986. When he was of only 5 years, his parents separated and his mother took responsibility to take care of him. After splitting up, his father went to Memphis to find work to do. Basically, his father was a drummer.
His mother was Jewish by religious therefore, he studied in a Jewish day school and had a commemoration of Bar Mitzvah. For his genetic and religious background, he generally threatened in school and ultimately discharged from school.
- Father: Dennis (Musician, Played Drums).
- Mother: Sandi (Teacher in Toronto).
- Siblings: 1 young step-sister (Stephenie).
- Wife: N/A
- Children: N/A
Still, Drake is not married. He has many affairs with different girls. He dated girls one by one like Serena Williams, Jennifer Lopez, Malaika Terry, Rihanna and many more. He said in an interview that he had affairs but never been in love with any of these girls.
At the start of his career, he came across an acting agent when he was only 15 years old. He met his high school friend’s father. The agent enrolled him for a role in the teen drama series ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’.
The character of Drake was like some of a basketball star ‘Jimmy Brooks’ who got physical disability by a shot hitting by his classmate.
Drake agreed that his major inspiration for music was ‘Jay-Z’ and he had really affection for music. In 2006, his first mixtape ‘Room for Improvement’ came out and a year later his second mixtape was discharged. Later in 2009, ‘So Far Gone’ came out as his third mixtape.
Drake involved on one of Wayne’s tours and they conspired on many songs. He also made a contract in 2010 with ‘Young Money Entertainment’ and his next debut album ‘Thank Me Later’ was released.
Drake has conspired with many hip-hop producers and the best rap artists including Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, DJ Khaled, Chris Brown and many more.
He is one of the top lucrative hip-hop artists worldwide. Even he releases many albums, also sold out millions of copies and earned improbable wealth.
Here are some best focal points and Awards in Drake’s Career:
|2009||BET Hip-Hop Awards||Rookie of the Year|
|2010||BET Hip-Hop Awards||MVP of the Year|
|2010||Juno Awards||New Artist of the Year|
|2011||Hal David Starlight Award||Songwriter’s Hall of Fame|
|2010, 2012, 2014, 2016||BET Awards||Best Male Hip-Hop Artist|
|2013||Grammy Awards||Best Rap Album|
|2016||American Music Awards||Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist|
|2016||American Music Awards||Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album|
|2016||MOBO Awards||Best International Act|
|2017||BRIT Awards||International Male Solo Artist|