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Drake Scores His First #1 In The UK As Lead Artist With “One Dance”

April 18, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Scores His First No. 1 In The UK As Lead Artist With One Dance

According to Official Charts, Drake has finally scored his first #1 as a lead music artist on the Official Singles Chart in the United Kingdom with his “One Dance” single featuring Kyla and WizKid.

After selling 72,000 a few days ago, Drizzy‘s “One Dance” song that will appear on his upcoming Views From The 6 album jumped 20 places from #21 to claim that #1 spot.

Even though this is Drizzy Drake‘s first No. 1 in the UK as a lead artist, he has been #1 before as a featured artist with Rihanna’s “What’s My Name?” single back in 2011!

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Kyla Speaks On Drake’s “One Dance” Single, Hints At Them Shooting A Music Video For It

April 16, 2016 by Danny M

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Kyla Speaks On Drake One Dance Single, Hints At Them Shooting A Music Video For It

Kyla recently chopped it up with The FADER over the phone for an interview all about Drake‘s “One Dance” single featuring herself and Nigerian music artist Wizkid that will be appearing on the upcoming Views From The 6 album.

The UK artist spoke on how she felt when “One Dance” was released to the public, if she knew when it was going to drop, how long she had known about the collaboration, possibly shooting a music video for it, how Drizzy came across her “Do You Mind” song, what she thinks of “One Dance“, how she became credited as a feature, and more.

You can read the full conversation after the jump below!

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Kyla Reveals How She Became Featured On Drake’s “One Dance” Single

April 13, 2016 by Danny M

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Kyla Reveals How She Became Featured On Drake One Dance Single

UK music artist Kyla recently explained to Trevor Nelson on his BBC Radio 1Xtra show in London how she ended up being featured on Drake‘s “One Dance” song, which also features Wizkid, and how she thought it was all one big April Fool’s joke.

Kyla revealed how at first Drizzy wanted to sample her “Do You Mind” collaboration with Crazy Cousinz from 2008 on his Views From The Album single before then being asked to be a feature on it.

You can read what Kyla said about the “One Dance” collabo with Drizzy Drake after the jump below, as well as listen to her original “Do You Mind” track!

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Drake Teases His “Views From The 6” Album With Projections In London

April 6, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Teases His Views From The 6 Album With Projections In London

According to The FADER, Drake has been teasing his upcoming Views From The 6 album in London, England. At around 8:20PM GMT today, projections of art (see above) appeared on the side of the Royal Opera House in London’s central area of Covent Garden.

Island Records, who hold the rights to Drizzy‘s music in the United Kingdom, have also confirmed to The FADER that there have been album release teases for VFT6, which is due to be released some time this month, across London.

The art is very similar to the cover art for Drizzy Drake‘s “Summer Sixteen” single, but with the black and white colors reversed. This news also comes a day after he dropped 2 songs off the project – “Pop Style” and “One Dance“!

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Ariana Grande Confirms Nicki Minaj Is Featured On Her “Dangerous Woman” Album [Video]

April 3, 2016 by Danny M

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Ariana Grande Confirms Nicki Minaj Will Be Featured On Her Dangerous Woman Album

In a new interview with Yasmin Evans and Twin B on their BBC Radio 1Xtra show in London, Ariana Grande confirmed Nicki Minaj will be featured on her upcoming Dangerous Woman album.

The project is set to be released next month on May 20th and after mentioning that Nicki will be a feature, Ariana also revealed that this is her and Minaj‘s third song together after their previous “Bang Bang” and “Get On Your Knees” collaborations.

You can check out Grande‘s conversation with BBC Radio 1Xtra in the video after the jump below!

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Drake Performs “Jumpman” Live At A Skepta & Section Boyz Show In London [Video]

February 25, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Performs Jumpman Live At A Skepta & Section Boyz Show In London

While he is currently in the United Kingdom, Drake hit up a Skepta and Section Boyz show at the Village Underground in London, England last night straight after the 2016 Brit Awards.

After Skepta performs “It Ain’t Safe” and “Shutdown” live, Drizzy then comes out to his “Jumpman” song and the crowd went crazy, as well as all the crew members on stage. You can watch some footage from the live performance below.

Drizzy Drake also revealed in an Instagram post that he has signed to Skepta and Jme‘s Boy Better Know record label: “The first Canadian signed to BBK. Big up my brudda Skepta for life yeah. And my section gunners too.”

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Rihanna Brings Out Drake To Perform “Work” Live At The 2016 Brit Awards In London [Video]

February 24, 2016 by Danny M

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Rihanna Brings Out Drake To Perform Work Live At The 2016 Brit Awards In London

Rihanna brought out Drake during her set at the 2016 Brit Awards, which took place at The O2 Arena in London, England tonight (February 24th), to perform their “Work” collaboration live.

If you have not yet seen the 2 official music videos for “Work“, click here to check them out. After this show, Drizzy also went and made a surprise performance at a Section Boyz show in the UK.

You can watch RiRi and Drizzy Drake performing “Work” live at this year’s Brit Awards after the jump below!

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