Drake is a rapper and actor from Canada whose hits include 'Best I Ever Had' and 'Take Care'. In 2013 he released his new album 'Nothing Was The Same'.

What is Drake's real name?

  • His real name is Aubrey Drake Graham.

Where was Drake born?

  • He was born on 24th October 1986 in Toronto, Ontario.

When did Drake start his career?

  • Drake began his career as an actor in the TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation, before switching his focus to music when he began recording mixtapes in the mid-2000s.
  • His most popular mixtape was 'So Far Gone' in 2009 after signing to Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment.

What are his career highlights?

  • Drake's 'So Far Gone' included the hit songs 'Best I Ever Had' and 'Successful'.
  • He released his first solo album 'Thank Me Later' in 2010 and the record went straight to the top of the US Billboard chart.
  • His second album 'Take Care' featured a collaboration on the title track with Rihanna.
  • He released his third album 'Nothing Was The Same' in September off the back of the single 'Hold On, We're Going Home'.

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