Drake Net Worth 2022 (Biography, Real Name, Children, Wife, Family, Occupation, Career, Physique)
Drake, full name Aubrey Drake Graham who is a successful face in the industry of rap music. He is a well-known Canadian rapper cum songwriter. He is also an influential entrepreneur. He started his career by starring in television series named Degrassi- The next generation in the year 2001-2007. After this, Drake has gained world recognition.
In 2006, Drake introduced his first mixtape Room for Improvement. Thereafter, he continued to release several mixtapes such as Comeback Soon in the year 2007, So Far Gone in the year 2009. He also sang with Young Money Entertainment.
|Nicknames||Drizzy, Champagne Papi|
|Occupation||Rapper, singer, songwriter, businessman|
Drake, the Canadian world-famous rapper made his first debut studio album in the year 2010. The name of this album is Thank me later. This very piece of work has brought massive success into his career. This album debuted at the top position on the US Billboard 200.
Thereafter, one by one album of his has seen vehement success globally. After that, Drake has started to launch world-class mixtapes that won the hearts of fans such as ‘Take care in the year of 2021, ‘ nothing was the same ‘in the year 2013.
Drake’s first mixtape which has got first commercial recognition is ‘ If you’re reading This it’s too late in the year of 2015. Interestingly, his fourth album named Views which was launched in the year 2016 has made a record to secure top position in Billboard 200 for 13 respective weeks.
Drake was the first male solo artist to make this record in over a decade. Apart from this, his other famous world-class mixtape is More life released in the year 2017. The double album Scorpion was launched by him containing numerous singles such as ‘ God’s plan’, ‘ Nice for what’, ‘ In my feelings’. After leaving Young money, he has launched a third commercial mixtape – Dark Lane Demo, in the year 2020.
Drake is also a successful entrepreneur. He established the OVO sound record label with a long-time collaborator in the year of 2012. Toronto Raptors has made Drake their new ambassador in the year 2013. He showed interest in joining the executive committee of the NBA franchise. In the year of 2016, he started collaborating with an American entrepreneur named Brent Hocking.
He has made joint collaboration with Hocking on bourbon whiskey Virginia Black. Eventually, they broke sale records in Canada. Notably, Drake patronized fashion incorporating sub-label collaboration with Nike. In the mid of 2018, he was declared responsible for 5% of Toronto’s total annual tourism income.
Drake is ranked as the highest certified digital single music artist in terms of the world’s best-selling music artist. In the bucket of his achievements, there are so many honors, awards. He has been awarded four Grammy awards, 29 billboard music awards, six American music awards, three Juno Awards, two brit awards.
Drake is recognized for having the most top 10 singles, most charted songs, and most hot debuts in a single week. He is additionally the owner of the most number-one singles on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay, Hot Rap Songs, Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, and Rhythmic Airplay charts.
Drake was born in the year of 1986 on October 24. His birthplace is Toronto, Ontario. The name of his father is Dennis Graham who is an African American. His father was a drummer by profession who was performing with Jerry Lee.
His mother Sandra Graham is a teacher of the English language and also a florist. Drake’s parents got divorced when he was just five years old. After that, Drake was raised by two of his neighbors who lived in Toronto.
Drake started his struggle from his very childhood. His life was not so luxurious from the beginning. He studied at Forest Hill Collegiate Institute. He has grown his affinity towards performing arts when he was a student. Later, he went to Vaughan road academy. For his economic status, he was sometimes bullied in that academy for his racial and religious background. Within a few days, he quit school. Then he graduated in 2012.
Drake Net Worth
Drake is an iconic person in the world of music. As per various reports, it is estimated that the net worth of Drake is around $150 million. The timing of this estimation is 2019. The salary Drake ranges from $350000-$6000,000. Money magazine states Drake is one of the most successful singers of 2018. It was estimated the net worth of Drake was around $46 million between 2013-2014.
When it comes to physics, Drake is the most handsome icon in the music world. He has a height of 6’0″ which is approximately 1.83 m. His chest size is approximately 16 inches. Hair color is black with brief brown eyes. Drake’s shoe size is 11(US).
Drake started the first stage of his career in the music industry in the year 2001-2009 when he was just 15 years old. He debuted in a teen drama named Degrassi: the next generation. After this, he continued to appear in several teen dramas.
He got inspired by Jay-Z, Clipse to make a career in the musical arena. He then self-released his first mixtape Room for Improvement in the year of 2008. He achieved massive success for this mixtape.
Then, Drake fully focused on his musical career and started launching several mixtapes one by one. In 2009 Drake confronted a knee Injury for which he had gone through surgery. But in the era of 2010-2012, Drake revived his musical career with two world-class mixtapes thank me later and take care which has provided a musical breakthrough of Drake’s career.
Thank me later was the top debuting mixtape in Billboard 200 with sales of around 4.4 million copies. After this between 2018- present times Drake has released so many singles, mixtapes that have gained global recognition. Some of his works are Scorpion, care package, dark lane demo tapes, scary hours 2, and so on.
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