Drake Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 Dec, 2017
Facts of Drake
Date of Birth: 1986 , October-24
Age: 32 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Drake
Birth Name Aubrey Drake Graham
Nick Name Drake, Aub
Father Dennis Graham (Drummer who worked with Jerry Lee Lewis)
Mother Sandi Graham (née Sher)(Educator)
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Religion Judaism
Ethnicity Multiracial
Profession Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor
Net Worth $60 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Shoe Size 13 (US)
Weight in KG 77 kg
Girlfriend Maliah Michel, Keshia Chante (2000-2002), Nebby (2002-2006), Cat Washington (2006-2008),Bria Myles (2008-2009),Vanessa Veasley (2009) ,Teyana Taylor (2009),Nicki Minaj (2009-2010),Shanell Woodgett (2010),Taraji P. Henson (2010),Amber Rose (2010),Serena Williams (2011),Dollicia Bryan (2011-2012),Rashida Jones (2012),Tyra Banks (2012),Deelishis (2012-2014),Cyn Santana (2013),Zoë Kravitz (2013),Shaye G (2014),Jhonni Blaze (2014),Lira Galore (2014),India Westbrooks (2016),Jennifer Lopez (2016-2017)
Married to N/A
Education Vaughan Road Academy
Sisters Stephenie (Younger Half Sister)
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Synopsis

Aubrey Drake Graham, a Canadian rapper, singer-songwriter, is famous for his rap songs. The 33-year-old artist has released three studio albums, several mixtapes, and headline tours.

Drake has also featured on several TV shows including SNL.  Three times Grammy award-winning rapper has nominated in various awards for several times. 

Early life

Aubrey Drake Graham aka Drake was born on 24th October 1986 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dennis Graham, his father was a drummer for a rock’n’ roll star named Jerry Lee Lewis. He holds Black-Canadian ethnicity. 

Drake’s parent divorced when he was only five years old. He was brought up by his mother only and spent his childhood in Forest Hill. He went to a Jewish day school. He graduated from high school in 2012. He dropped out from his school to pursue his career in acting.

Career

Aubrey Drake began his professional career in the entertainment industry from a teen drama series ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation.' He starred in the show for seven years. While he was still doing the show, Drake released his first mixtape named ‘Room for Improvement’ in 2006.

In 2008, he was eliminated his character on the show by the show’s producer. Then he got an unexpected call from Lil Wayne in the same year asking to join his Carter III tour. Then Drake released his third mixtape in 2009, after touring and recording a number of songs with Lil Wayne.

Drake released his second studio album in 2011 named ‘Take Care.' The album won him the 2013 Grammy award in the category of the best rap album.

Personal life

Besides Drake’s personal life is more like up and down. He is a very romantic person and has romanced with more than 20 women in his life till date. Drake has been in a relationship with 24 celebrity averaging less than one year each.

The current relationship status of Drake is single and he has not married yet. From 2009 to 2010 Drake had an affair with Trinidadian, Tobagonian Rapper, Nicki Minaj.

One of Drake’s affair which was very popular was the singer Rihanna. They began dating in 2010 and in 2015 they broke up. After that again they dated for ten months and broke up on 1st October 2016.

In 2016 Drake had an affair with three celebrities. From May 2016 to August he dated an American actress named Hailey Baldwin and he dated an American model named Westbrook in October. After that Drake dated a popular American singer Jennifer Lopez from November 2016 to January 2017.

Drake and Chris rivalry

Because Drake and his fellow singer Chris Brown had affections for a singer named Rihanna, both of then became rivals. During summer 2012 at a nightclub in New York, both of them erupted in violence. The violence resulted in injuries to several onlookers. Later on, both Drake and Chris facing legal consequences because of their actions.

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Drake’s current net worth is $90 million. In 2017, he is listed on the World’s richest rapper. He made $40 million per year from his songs and performance. He is five feet 11 inch tall. 

He resides in a lavish house valued $8 million in Los Angeles. The mansion he bought back in 2012 on $7.7 million. Drake tours on his private jet worth over $5 million. 

The Canadian hip-hop artist garnered his income through multiplatinum recordings, high-grossing tours, and lucrative endorsement deals. He earns over $5 million each for endorsement deals. Drake is also fond of cars, he has amassed several lucrative cars. 

Maybach 62 S
Lamborghini Gallardo
Bentley Mulsanne
Mercedes-Maybach Pullman

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