Drake has achieved the unforgettable position; among the top rappers, songwriters and singers from Canadian origin. On top of it, he is an Entrepreneur who is an Actor and Producer too.
Drake Net Worth 2019
Drake is counted among the highest paid singers and rappers, across the world. The estimated Net Worth of Drake is $140 million at the beginning of 2019. His collaboration with Young Money Entertainment is the major source of his fortune.
Biography of Drake
|Full Name||Aubrey Drake Graham|
|Birthdate||24th October 1986|
|Birth Place||Toronto, Canada|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Drake entered into the acting industry at the age of 15, when one of his friend’s father gave him a break in the TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation. In total, he performed the leading role in about 145 episodes where he acted as a disabled basketball player.
In 2007, he quit his acting career and entered into the music industry. His 1st debut tape was Room For Improvement. Thereafter, he gave his audiences a completely unique style of music through So Far Gone and Comeback Season.
Drake signed the projects with Young Money Entertainment in 2009. In 2010, he released Thank Me Later his studio album which reached the position of #1 on Billboard 200. In addition to it, it also gained Platinum certification.
Drake has released Take Care and Nothing Was The Same in 2011 and 2013, that brought him fame and money. In 2016, Drake released his 4th album Views that broke a lot of records in the industry. With his unique style of music and singing, he topped several times on Billboard 100 and Billboard 200.
Awards and Recognition
Drake has been awarded numerous awards and appreciations, due to his sincere contribution in the field of music.
- Drake achieved the title of New Artist Of The Year, in Juno Awards in 2010.
- He received MVP Of The Year in 2010, in BET Hip Hop Awards.
- He was also honoured with Hal David Starlight Award in 2011, by Songwriter’s Hall Of Fame.
- Drake has also achieved the title of Best male Hip Hop Artist by BET Awards in the years 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016.
- He received Grammy Award in 2013, for Best Rap Album.
- Drake has achieved 2 awards in 2016, by American Music Awards for Favourite Hip Hop Artist and Favourite Hip Hop Album.
- In 2016, Drake won MOBO Awards for Best International Act.
- In 2017, he was awarded International Male Solo Artist in BRIT Awards.
- In short, Drake has achieved 27 Billboard Music Awards and a great number of other awards rising his popularity to the unbeatable position. He has gained the status of Bestselling Music Artist, by selling over 20 million music albums all across the globe.
Early and Personal Life
Drake is the famous name of Aubrey Drake Graham, who was born on 24th October 1986 in Toronto. He is a son of Dennis Graham, who himself was a musician and Sandra Graham who was a florist and an English teacher. While he was only 5 years old, his parents got divorced and he stayed with his mother in Toronto.