Born Aubrey Drake Graham, Drake was born in Canada and made his name first as an actor in Degrassi-The Next Generation. This actor-gone rapper got his start early on, with television shows and movie roles and later released his own mixtapes. He became one of the first to be featured on BET without a major label backing him. Drake now has his own recording company, October’s Very Own (OVO). He has three studio albums and is currently touring to support Nothing Was The Same album with the October’s Very Own: “Would You Like A Tour featuring Drake with Miguel and Future.” His hits include, “Over,” “No New Friends” and “Versace,” he has also collaborated with singers like Rihanna, Alicia Keys and Jamie Foxx. The current show, features this ladies-man’s swagger and the emotional and meaningful tone of his music. Backed by a full band, 40 video screens and a host of special guests, it is a crowd pleaser. Don’t miss this line-up of Drake and his guests; let TicketCity be your official stop for concert tickets!
“The Club Paradise Tour”
Last year, Drake had a 60-show tour in North America and Europe, garnering the most successful hip-hop tour of 2012. Some opening acts included Kendrick Lamar, J. Coe, and Waka Flocka Flame. Some of the major venues that hosted the tour were the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, TX, Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, MGM in Las Vegas and the O2 in London. Set list included “Lord Knows,” “Underground King” and “I’m The One.”
“Would You Like A Tour featuring Drake with Miguel and Future”
On Friday October 18, Drake and his crew hit Pittsburg, PA., and the CONSOL Energy Center for the kick off of his tour. He will hit 41 cities in United States and Canada, with guest R&B singer Miguel and rapper Future. The show will feature guest appearances and a mix of soul, R&B, hip hop and rap, giving audiences a taste of everything from emotional to outrageous.
Popular venues that will accommodate the crew will be Air Canada Centre in Toronto on October 24 and the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on October 28. They will make three stops in Texas which includes Dallas, Houston and San Antonio on November 10, 12 and the 13th, respectively. Five stops in California include the Staples Center on November 25.
Set List for Drake
With a growing number of hits and his won growing popularity, songs may include “Hold On We’re Going Home,” “All Me,” “Wu-Tang,” “The Language” and “Furthest Thing.”