Fans you have two chances this week to see one of the biggest rappers on the planet live. No one in the present day rap game is as hot as Canadian Drake. At the age of 31 he has become a big player in the rap/hip hop genre. He now has his own record label called OVO Sound, has won 3 Juno Awards, performed on the Grammy Awards show, won 3 Grammy Award, won 6 BET Awards, is an ambassador for the NBA’s Toronto Raptors, and collaborated with Jay Z, Eminem, Kanye West, Jeezy, and Lil Wayne. As I said, he’s quite a hot commodity.
Aubrey Drake Graham, born in Toronto, started off his career as an actor on the popular teen show, “Degrassi: The Next Generation. He then turned to music and signed with a label in 2009. From his debut EP the single “Best I Ever Had” went to the top of the charts. In one of the biggest bidding wars for a young artist, he then signed with Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment label.
Drake released his debut album in 2010 entitled “Thank Me Later”. Singles “Miss Me Later”, “Find Your Love” and “Over” have all been Top 15 hits. Hit songs like “Hotline Bling”, “Make Me Proud”, “Take Care”, “One Dance”, “In My Feelings”, “God’s Plan”, and “Hold On, We’re Going Home” have cemented him at the top rapper of this decade.
His latest tour is called Aubrey & the Three Migos Live! and features him on stage with Offset, Takeoff and Quavo.
-Date: September 4 & 5, 2018
-Ticket Prices: $81.05, $103.05. $125.05, $178.05, $231.05 (plus handling charges)
-Show Time: 7:00 p.m.