Drake is a Canadian singer, rapper, and actor. He first gained prominence after appearing on the teen drama Degrassi: The Next Generation.
Drake’s Early Life and Education
He was conceived on 24 October 1986 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of his father, Dennis Graham and his mother, Sandra Graham, an English teacher and florist. His parents divorced when he was only five and stayed with his mother in Toronto while his father went back to Memphis. He belongs to African-American and Ashkenazi Jewish heritage.
Likewise, he attended Aldershot School and a Jewish Day School. Furthermore, he enrolled in Forest Hill Collegiate Institute.
Drake’s Professional Life
Drake’s career rose after he appeared on the teen drama Degrassi: The Next Generation from 2001 to 2008. He released his debut mixtape Room for Improvement in 2006, Comeback Season in 2007, and So Far Gone in 2009. In 2010, he released his debut album Thank Me Later. His other albums included Views in 2016, Take Care in 2011, Scorpion in 2018, and more.
Drake’s Personal Life
Drake is an unmarried man. However, in his entire career, he has dated over 60 girls. First, he was in a relationship with Keshia Chante. The duo dated for two years, from 2000 to 2002. After the breakup, he dated Nebby for four years, from 2002 to 2006. While still in a relationship with her, he dated Lauren Collins in 2003, Tika Sumpter in 2005, and Jade Lee in 2006.
After breaking up with Nebby, he dated Paris Morton in 2007 for a year and then Bria Miles in 2008 again for a year. Then, he dated American rapper SZA in 2009 and Cat Washington from 2009 to 2010. Likewise, he and Melyssa Ford were together from 2009 to 2010. In 2010, he dated four women Shanell Woodgett, Maliah Michel, Taraji P. Henson, and Serena Williams.
In 2011, he and Dollicia Bryan had their romantic time for a year. In 2012, he dated Sophie Marie, Rita Ora, Courtney Janell, Kyra Chaos, Deelishis, Rashida Jones, and Chandra Davis. The next year, he again dated five ladies Tatyana Ali, Crystal Westbrooks, Kat Dennings, and Raye. In 2014, he again dated six ladies Kakey, Shaye G, Jhonni Blaze, Lira Galore, Gianna Nicole, and Bernie Burgos.
In 2015, he romantically involved himself with Michele Galore and Amber Rose for a year. He and Rihanna were rumored to be dating in 2016. From 2016 to 2017, he was in a relationship with Jennifer Lopez. The same year, he dated Paloma Ford and K’yanna Barber for a brief time. In 2018, he had an encounter with adult actress Zmeena. He also dated Bella Harris, Reka Nagy, Malaika Terry, and Brittany Renner the same year.
None of his relationships worked out pretty well for him. The successful singer and rapper have not tied his knots yet. He is yet to find his ideal partner to spend his life with yet. Nonetheless, he seems to be living a pretty free life all by himself. He surely will find the right woman for himself someday in the near future.
Drake’s Net Worth
Drake is a very successful rapper and singer who has an estimated net worth of around $200 Million as per the celebrity net worth. A huge bulk of his revenue generally comes from record sales and music tours. He also earns approximately $70 Million every year as his annual salary.
Drake has earned millions of dollars every year since his early career. In 2010, he earned $10 Million, in 2011 $11 Million, in 2012, $21 Million, in 2013, 11 Million, in 2014, $33 Million, in 2015, $40 Million, in 2016 $40 Million, in 2017 $95 Million, in 2018 $47 Million, in 2019 $75 Million and in 2020 $50 Million. His salary is increasing every year and is surely going to earn a lot more in the near future.
In 2012, he bought a $7.7 million mansion in Hidden Hills, California. Likewise, in 2015, he paid $2.8 million for a 1.6-acre estate and in 2018, he purchased a house for $4.5 million. In total, he at least owns $25 million worth of real estate ad definitely lives a very luxurious and lavishing life.