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Drake & Nicki Minaj Both Win At The 2017 Music Society Awards

April 26, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake & Nicki Minaj Both Win At The 2017 Music Society Awards

The 2nd annual Music Society Awards took place just over a month ago on March 18th and both Drake and Nicki Minaj won awards at the show.

Nicki won one award in the “Best Pop Collaboration By Duo Or Group” category with Ariana Grande for their “Side To Side” collaboration.

Drizzy won 3 awards in the categories in the categories “Hip-Hop Recording Of The Year” for “One Dance” featuring Kyla and Wizkid, “Artist Of The Year”, and “Collaboration, Duo Or Group Of The Year” for “One Dance“.

Congratulations to the 2 Young Money artists on their awards!

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WizKid – Come Closer (Feat Drake)

April 1, 2017 by Danny M

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WizKid Come Closer Feat Drake

A couple of months ago, we heard a leak of WizKid and Drake‘s new collaboration named “Hush Up The Silence“. However, this week the official audio was released and it’s real title is “Come Closer“.

The Sarz-produced single will appear on the Nigerian singer’s forthcoming Sounds From The Other Side album, due to drop later this year on RCA Records. There will also be a music video for the collabo that is being directed by Daps.

You can listen to the official version of “Come Closer” after the jump below. This is WizKid and Drizzy‘s third song together after they have previously worked on “One Dance” and the Ojuelegba” remix!

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Listen To A Mastered Version Of Wizkid’s “Hush Up The Silence” Single Featuring Drake

February 6, 2017 by Danny M

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Listen To A Mastered Version Of Wizkid Hush Up The Silence Single Featuring Drake

Over the weekend, episode 37 of Drake‘s Beats 1 Radio’s OVO Sound Radio show premiered and during Oliver El-Khatib‘s set, he played a mastered version of Wizkid‘s new single titled “Hush Up The Silence” featuring Drizzy.

The song will be appearing on the Nigerian singer’s upcoming album, From The Other Side, due to drop soon. Drizzy Drake and Wizkid have previously collaborated on “One Dance” and the Ojuelegba” remix.

Hit the jump to listen to the latest episode of OVO Sound Radio. Be sure to head to the 60:15 mark to hear the final version of “Hush Up The Silence“. Oliver also gave an update on the 6 God‘s forthcoming More Life playlist after the track finished playing!

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Nineteen85 Explains Why Drake Is Calling “More Life” A Playlist & Discusses The Hits He Has Produced

January 13, 2017 by Danny M

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Nineteen85 Explains Why Drake Is Calling More Life A Playlist & Discusses The Hits He Has Produced

In the January 14th issue of Billboard magazine, producer and one-half of OVO Sound’s dvsn duo, Nineteen85, spoke on Drake‘s forthcoming More Life project and some of the songs that he has worked with him on.

Nineteen85 explained why Drizzy Drake is calling More Life a “playlist” rather than an “album”, as well as discussed the “Too Much“, “Hotline Bling” and “One Dance” tracks he produced for Drizzy.

You can read what the producer had to say after the jump below!

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Drake’s “One Dance” Single Has Become The First Song To Reach 1 Billion Streams On Spotify

December 19, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake One Dance Single Has Become The First Song To Reach 1 Billion Streams On Spotify

Drake‘s “One Dance” single featuring Kyla and Wizkid has become the first track to have over one billion streams on Spotify.

This is not the first accomplishment that Drizzy has with the streaming service as his Views project was also the first album to reach one billion plays on Spotify a few months back.

Congratulations to the 6 God on this amazing achievement. He was named Spotify‘s most-streamed artist of 2016 earlier this month too!

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Drake’s “One Dance” Single Is Spotify’s Most-Streamed Song Of All Time

October 19, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake One Dance Single Is Spotify Most Streamed Song Of All Time

After finding out it was the most-streamed song on Spotify over the summer last month, the streaming service have now announced Drake‘s “One Dance” single is the most-streamed track in the platform’s history.

Spotify revealed that the Views single has been played over 880 million times. The previous holder was Major Lazer and DJ Snake’s “Lean On” song with 526 million streams.

Congratulations to Drizzy, Kyla and Wizkid on this amazing achievement!

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Drake Receives 12 Nominations At The 2016 Soul Train Awards

October 13, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Receives 12 Nominations At The 2016 Soul Train Awards

Drake has been nominated a total of 12 times at this year’s Soul Train Awards, which will air on television November 27th at 8:00PM.

The 6 God earned nominations in the categories “Video Of The Year”, “Album/Mixtape Of The Year”, “Rhythm & Bars Award”, “Song Of The Year”, “Best Dance Performance”, and “Best Collaboration”.

You can check out who Drizzy Drake will be up against to win his awards at the 2016 Soul Train Awards after the jump below!

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