Drake Biography

Published On Nov 30, 2015
Facts of Drake
Date of Birth: 1986 , October-24
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 6 Feet
Name Drake
Nationality Canadian
Ethnicity Multiracial
Profession Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wikipedia
Father Dennis Graham (Drummer who worked with Jerry Lee Lewis)
Mother Sandi Graham (née Sher)(Educator)
Birth Place/City Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Religion Judaism
Net Worth $60 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Famous for Stand-up, television, film, books
Married Yes
Married to N/A
Children 2
Divorce Not Yet
Education Vaughan Road Academy
Awards Online Journalism Award
TV Show The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Siblings Larry Leibowitz ,Matt Leibowitz ,Dan Leibowitz
Birth Name Aubrey Drake Graham
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)
Sisters Stephenie (Younger Half Sister)
Movies Rosewater
Weight in KG 77 kg
Nick Name Drake, Aub
Affair with Unknown
Body Measurements N/A
Breast Size 35B
Waist size 23
Hip Size 33
Boyfriend John Roberts (2009–)
Books 2008 Great American Hypocrites: Toppling the Big Myths of Republican Politics.
Salary N/A
Shoe Size 13 (US)
View moreless Facts of Drake

In 2009, Brake was seen with Rihanna having romantic love affairs with her. However, this love affair is kind of confusing as they had on and off relationship several times and they finally broke up in 2010. These days, he is dating Serena Williams and he also shared his desired to get married with her.

Drake, who was minor hockey player when he was in his school days, began his professional career as an actor and that was from 2001. His first acting was in the TV show, Degrassi: The Next Generation. In 2006, he released his own Mixtape Room for Improvement followed by the 2007 Mixtape Comeback Season. He got popularity in Canada after his music video featured on BET and became the first unsigned Canadian rapper to do so. On 15th of June 2010, he finally released his debut album Thank Me Later. His net worth is said to be around $55 million.

 

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Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

October 24 , 1986

Born as Aubrey Drake Graham in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Sandi Graham and Dennis Graham, Drake was raised in upper middle class family. He is Canadian and is black. He is six feet tall and weighs 69 kg.

His parents got divorced

1991

Drake was born to Sandi Graham and Dennis Graham. His mother Sandi Graham is an educator and his father Dennis Graham is a great musician and a drummer. His parents got divorced with he was just five and then he began living with his mother. 

Made his acting career

2001

Drake, who was minor hockey player when he was in his school days, began his professional career as an actor and that was from 2001. His first acting was in the TV show, Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Released his first album, Thank Me Later

June 15 , 2010

He got popularity in Canada after his music video featured on BET and became the first unsigned Canadian rapper to do so. On 15th of June 2010, he finally released his debut album Thank Me Later. It is also said that this album was produced in several studios.

Released his second album, Take Care

October 24 , 2011

After he released his debut album in 2010, he gained worldwide popularity. Some of the singles of his debut album also broke several records and on 17th of November 2010, he announced that he will be releasing his second album which he finally released on 24th of October 2011. 

Began dating Rihanna

2009

In 2009, Brake was seen with Rihanna having romantic love affairs with her. However, this love affair is kind of confusing as they had on and off relationship several times and they finally broke up in 2010. 

Began dating Serena Williams

2015

These days, he is dating Serena Williams and he also shared his desired to get married with her. Serena Williams is the tennis giant. Currently she is the no 1 tennis players in the world. She is also an actress. 

Won BET Awards

2014

Till now, he has been nominated in BET Awards for seven different times and out of these seven nominations he has been honored twice. He won this award for the first time in 2014 for Best Male Hip Hop Artist.

Won Grammy Awards

2013

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the singing world and it’s an honor for everyone out there if they win this award. He has also been honored with this award once and that was in 2013 for Best Rap Album.

Won MTV Video Music Awards (VMA)

2012

In 2011, he got nominated in MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) for the first time in his life and that was for Best Collaboration. The following year, he got his nomination in this award from five different categories and he was honored from one of them and that was for Best Hip-Hop Video.

Won Young Artist Awards

2002

Till now, he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and has also been honored with them several times. He was honored with Young Artist Awards for the first time in 2002 and he won this award for Best Ensemble in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama).

First feature film, Charlie Bartlett

2008

Though he began his acting career since 2001, he didn't win his first movie role till the end of 2007. In 2008, he appeared in his debut movie and that was in American comedy movie, Charlie Bartlett. Till now, he has appeared in 6 movies.

Sued by his ex-girlfriend

2012

Besides having the positive image in the world as a renowned rapper, singer and songwriter, he has also been criticized and sued several times. In 2012, he was sued by his ex-girlfriend. She sued him for using her voice in his album without her permission.