Aubrey Drake Graham is a Canadian rapper, record producer, singer, songwriter and actor. He was born on October 24, 1986, in Toronto, Ontario. He became a celebrity playing wheelchair-bound Jimmy Brooks in seven seasons of the famous teen soap Degrassi: The Next Generation. While still staring on Degrassi, Drake started to try his move into the world of hip-hop. He left from the series in 2007 subsequent to the release of his debut mixtape, Room for Improvement. Drake departed from the series with the purpose of pursuing a solo career as a rapper.
Drake has stated himself as a trailblazer in the creative world. He could release two independent projects, Comeback Season and So Far Gone, prior to signing a record deal to Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment in June 2009. Comeback Season includes Drake's first hit single and music video, Replacement Girl. His hit songs comprise Every Girl, Best I Ever Had, Money to Blow and Take Care. Drake released his first full studio album Thank Me Later in 2010. It debuted at No. 1 in the album charts of both America and Canada and has since been certified platinum.
Drake and Eminem Feud
Despite their big successes on the music charts, Drake and Eminem have hit some rough patches in their personal and public life. Are Drake and Eminem fighting? Drake and Eminem had a feud recently. Many people consider that the feud is just a speculation and invalid rumor. Rumors of a fight between the two great artists began when Joe Budden who is a rapper in Eminem's Slaughterhouse hip hop group stated that Eminem was creating a diss album about Drake.
As rumors swirl over a potential diss track, Ebro Darden recently said that a potential rap clash between rappers Drake and Eminem was just a joke. Gossips spread over social media that Eminem will be writing a diss record against Drake. Drake and Eminem are thought to be having poor relationship after Drake had a dispute with rapper and Eminem’s Slaughterhouse group friend Joe Budden. Joe Budden and Drake were not keeping a good relationship after Budden condemned Drake’s Views album. Eminem was dragged into the problem because Budden is signed under his record label. But Eminem wasn’t interested to show any connection in their beef.
Drake and Eminem faced fight rumor for weeks. Why did people assume that Drake and Eminem were fighting? The rumor spread based on the doubt that Drake and Eminem were preparing diss tracks for each other. But Drake responded to rumor that, ‘That’s not going to happen. He’ll never do that. And if he did I got something for him too’. The reported dispute supposedly began on account of Drake’s issues with Joe Budden. Budden called Drake’s Views as uninspired. Then, the news of diss tracks about Drake came out which led to clash between Drake and Budden.
Obviously, Social media played a huge part in spreading Eminem and Drake beef. Social media widely reported a rumored feud between rappers Eminem and Drake. Stories about the Drake Eminem feud spread in the internet. Many people became surprised how the two rapper friends ended up disputing. Today, it has become a habit for the social media to give a different meaning to the statement or comments of celebrities and set fire to a so-called feud. Actually, the feud was such a joke and social media and people ran with it.
There was more gossip about Eminem probably dissing or beefing with Drake. However, Drake said that he is on good terms with the Rap God. He proved it by bringing Eminem to perform at the Detroit stop of his Summer Sixteen Tour on August 16. The Rap God, Eminem united Drake on stage at the Joe Louis Arena in Eminem’s place of origin of Detroit to perform Drake’s song Forever. Drake made his respect for the rapper introduced his guest by asking the crowd to "Make some noise for the greatest rapper to ever get on a microphone. He goes by the name of Eminem".
The rumored feud really made the fans of two rappers sad and fans thought that’s there will be a lasting rap battle between these two rappers. However, Drake showed his respect to Eminem who is a legend in the music industry by inviting him to his show. The two record-hit rappers have thrown away rumors with their recent appearance in Detroit. Eminem joined Drake on the stage and performed along with him to prove that they are still in good terms. The two are respectable to each other and Drake gave an amazing introduction to the Rap God. During the show, he even bowed down to Eminem and entitled him as the greatest rapper.
Drake’s Current Summer Sixteen Tour
The Grammy-Award winner, platinum-selling recording artist and multi-faceted entertainer, Aubrey Drake Graham is currently carrying out Summer Sixteen Tour. The Summer Sixteen Tour is an ongoing concert tour of Drake in support of his fourth studio album Views (2016). Drake is on tour along with American hip hop recording artist and rapper Future who is supporting his fourth studio album Evol (2016) and the mixtape What a Time to Be Alive (2015). The tour started in Austin, Texas, at the Frank Erwin Center on July 20, 2016. The tour is planned to end at the Prudential Center on October 16, 2016 in Newark, New Jersey,.
Drake and Future started off their Summer Sixteen tour with one consistent theme and too many hits. The tour is already in its half way and proved to be successful so far with full of crowds for every show. The affinity, mutual understanding, chemistry and respect that the two stars have for each other give hint for further joint releases and more mutual concert tours.