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Drake Discusses Growing Up, Social Media, Marvin Gaye, Legacy & More [Video]

October 18, 2013 by Danny M


If you have one hour of free time, then make sure you watch this new interview between CBC Radio’s Jian Ghomeshi and Drizzy Drake above.

Drake talks about his Nothing Was The Same album, being a rapper, performing music at a young age, growing up in Toronto, moving between the USA and Canada, acting on the Degrassi television show, social media, being inspired by Marvin Gaye, what he hopes to achieve with his music, becoming the Global Ambassador of the Toronto Raptors, his legacy, and plenty more.

During the interview, Drizzy also mentions that it only took him around 2 hours to record his “Hold On, We’re Going Home” single!

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Drake Discusses Recording His Album In Marvin’s Room, The Miami Heat Locker Room Situation & More

September 30, 2013 by Danny M


Last week, Drake was a special guest on ESPN’s “Highly Questionable TV show to chat with Dan Le Batard, Bomani Jones, and Gonzalo Le Batard.

Above, Drizzy talks about what it was like recording his Nothing Was The Same album in Marvin’s Room (Marvin Gaye’s studio), if he ever regrets getting too personal in his music, the story of being rejected access to Miami Heat’s locker room after the NBA Finals, and something that we don’t already know about LeBron James and Johnny Manziel.

In related news, you can watch Drizzy Drake speak to ESPN FC after the jump below about how he got into football/soccer, hanging around with professional players, and more all while playing a game of FIFA 14.


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