Drake is one of the biggest rap artists in the world today and this April sees him performing for an unprecedented 7 nights at London’s O2 Arena on his UK & European Assassination Vacation Tour.
Born in October 1986 and named at birth Aubrey Drake Graham, Drake grew up in the Toronto suburbs of Weston Road and Forest Hill. At the age of 15 he dropped out of high school to pursue a career in acting. By the latter half of the decade, music became his big draw.
In 2008 after releasing several mixtapes Drake got his breakthrough when Lil Wayne was sent his music and gave him a chance to join his tour in Houston. Further highly acclaimed mixtapes followed in June 2010 and Drake released his debut album ‘Thank Me Later’. Produced by Noah “40” Shebib and Boi-. It reached the top spot in the UK R&B Albums Chart, also, in the US on the Billboard 200, R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and Rap Albums charts. Drake had arrived…
The prolific Canadian rapper announced in January this year that he would be coming to the UK and Europe with his Assassination Vacation Tour. So far he has played in Manchester, Paris and Birmingham.
His weeklong residency at The O2 Arena begins this coming Monday 1st, Tuesday 2nd, Thursday 4th, Friday 5th, Monday 8th, Tuesday 9th and Thursday 11th April.
He will be accompanied at the 02 Arena by fellow Canadian rapper Tory Lanez.
The O2 Arena, situated in South East London on the Greenwich Peninsula is a multi-purpose indoor arena with a seating capacity of 20,000. Doors open each night at 6 pm with the main concert starting at 7 pm.
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