Drake

The xx’s Drake-Sampling “Naive” Is a Necessary Outtake

Of all the samples on the xx's latest I See You, none have the quite gravity of a Drake sample. From the of Carpenter's-esque Alessi…
Rob Arcand / June 23, 2017

Listen to the Drake-Sampling the xx Song “Naive”

In addition to sharing a new video for the song "Brave for You (Marfa Demo)," the xx have also made a Drake-sampling track called "Naive" available to…
Rob Arcand / June 23, 2017

Drake – “Signs”

Three months after dropping his "playlist" More Life, Drake has returned with the new song "Signs." The track arrives through the Louis Vuitton runway show at Paris…
Brian Josephs / June 22, 2017

Watch Paramore Cover Drake’s “Passionfruit”

Paramore released their excellent album After Laughter—which was #6 on our mid-year review—last month. Recently, they headed to the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge to perform their…
Geena Kloeppel / June 19, 2017

Drake, Mac DeMarco, Feist, Carly Rae Jepsen Among Polaris Prize 2017 Nominees

The long list for Canada’s 2017 Polaris Music Prize has been revealed. Drake, Mac DeMarco, Feist, Carly Rae Jepsen, Leonard Cohen, the Weeknd, Japandroids, the…
James Rettig, Stereogum / June 13, 2017

The 50 Best Albums of 2017 So Far

It's safe to say none of us will be nostalgic for the first six months of 2017. Rarely has the national and global situation felt…
SPIN Staff / June 5, 2017

DJ Khaled ft. Drake – “To the Max”

Drake and DJ Khaled have something of a tradition of summer anthems, starting with "I'm on One" on through last year's "For Free." Their latest…
Jordan Sargent / June 5, 2017

Drake Beats Lawsuit Over Sampling With Winning “Fair Use” Argument

Drake, along with various associated record labels and music publishers, pulled off an impressive achievement on Tuesday by convincing a judge that his song "Pound…

Watch Drake’s Adorable Meeting With Céline Dion

Both Drake and Céline Dion performed at last night’s Billboard Music Awards, and they ran into each other backstage and exchanged some pleasantries. Well, Drake…
James Rettig, Stereogum / May 22, 2017

Watch Drake Perform “Gyalchester” at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Drake tied with The Chainsmokers for the most nominations at the Billboard Music Awards this year, clocking in with 22 nominations including Top Artist, Top Male…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 21, 2017

Watch John Mayer Cover Drake’s “Passionfruit” Live

Drake's More Life is still one of the biggest records in the country, surpassing over a billion streams just weeks after every track debuted in the…
Rob Arcand / May 4, 2017

Young Thug Says His New Album, Executive Produced by Drake, Will Be Out This Week

Young Thug's last album was 2016's Jeffery. After teasing new music over the last week, last night Thug said his new album—a singing album!—will be out…
Jeremy Gordon / April 27, 2017

Enjoy the Heartracing Thrills of Rihanna’s “Work” Getting 1 Percent Faster Every Time She Says “Work”

Can a dancehall-flavored romp like Rihanna's "Work" be turned into a heart palpitation-inducing thriller? In short, yes. The video below, uploaded in December, explains how…
Brian Josephs / April 26, 2017

Drake Should Host More Awards Shows

There was a time, when he was taking a break from music, that Justin Timberlake was considered "funny." This was mostly because of a few…
Jordan Sargent / April 25, 2017

Video: Nicki Minaj – “No Frauds” ft. Drake and Lil Wayne

Nicki Minaj has finally released the video for "No Frauds"—her formal response to Remy Ma's "shETHER"—after teasing it on social media over the past couple…
Brian Josephs / April 19, 2017
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