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The vibe inside is part dude ranch, part gentleman's manor, part Medieval Times: rustic wooden beams stained a deep chocolaty brown; marble-top side tables; vaulted fireplaces; craggy, cavelike walls."Originally, I had a sign outside that said the yolo estate," he says – he popularized the acronym, which stands for You Only Live Once, in a single – "but it got stolen three times, and it was getting a bit costly to replace it, so I just changed it to the street number."I have something special."Drake's background isn't hardscrabble, but it's not without struggle.
See and More of the Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2013Drake's coup, building on the example of Kanye West, was to flout prevailing notions about what sort of background a rapper should come from and what kinds of things he should rap about: On one typically candid song, he drunk-dials a former flame and makes an ass of himself trying to woo her.
"There are jokes because of , because I'm Canadian, because I make music for women.
There are memes of guys crying to my music." He scowls, then shrugs. I heart those photos when I see them on Instagram."Drake just finished a national tour for his platinum third album, , and he's got some downtime before heading out to New York, where he'll perform at a Super Bowl concert organized by Diddy.
' and when I searched online, this came up." In 2007, a then-unsigned Drake tried, and failed, to hunt this place down during an L. The seller, a steakhouse-chain restaurateur, "was at a low moment," Drake recalls. A running theme when Drake discusses himself is that if he dreams about doing something, it's only a matter of time till he gets it done.
"He needed money." In 2012, Drake snagged the property for .7 million. In 2001, lacking any professional acting experience, he went from being the only child of a grade-school-teacher single mom who was subsisting on disability checks to a nationally known TV star, landing a lead role on the Canadian teen drama .