Are you wondering hall tall is Drake, the actor-singer-rapper who has made waves with his good looks and exceptional talent? Drake is a Canadian star, who has released 3 mix tapes till date. He is 6 feet 2 inches tall. His ‘So Far Gone’ was named the best mix tape for 2009. The single ‘Best I Ever Had, from his debut album ‘Thank Me Later’ reached billboard number 2 and was loved by all his fans. He is said to have dated Keshia Chante and Rihanna. He first came in to limelight for his role as Jimmy Brooks on the TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation. His close net relationship with his mother has inspired his music in many ways.
Born on October 24th 1986 in Toronto Ontario, Aubrey Drake Graham started writing songs at the tender age of 10. His father was a drummer working with Jerry Lee Lewis and even two of his uncles are musicians. It can be said that music is in his blood with an African American father and Jewish Canadian mother. His parents separated and subsequently divorced when he was 5 years old and he lived with his mother in Forest Hill area of Toronto. Close to his mother, Drake always felt the tug towards music and acting since childhood.
His mix tapes ‘Room for Improvement – 2006’, ‘Comeback Season – 2007’ and ‘So Far Gone – 2009’ made him a hit with his fans. He even worked with many other hip hop artist including Young Money JayZ, Eminem and Lil Wayne. His first album as a singer ‘Thank me later’ was such a bug hit it has gone platinum.
After the success of his three mix tapes, Drake became a sensation. His first hit album proved he had the talent as well. His songs are soul touching talking about the changes he went through his life. His album ‘Thank me Later’ won him the Rap Recording of the Year award in 2010.
He has also performed with other Canadian musicians under Young Artists for Haiti and has featured in a new version of K’naan’s ‘Waving flag’. He also hosted the annual OVO or October’s Very Own Festival. His second album named ‘Take Care’ is scheduled to be released around September 2011
The talented Drake also writes lyrics for singers like Dr. Dre and Alicia Keys. He also remixes tracks for other artists. He has featured in Degrassi: The Next Generation as Jimmy Brooks. His character also features in the television movie Degrassi spring Break Movie and Degrassi Takes Manhattan.
A fan of Kentucky Wildcats, Drake also made an appearance at Big Blue Madness, as event for University of Kentucky men’s basketball.
Drake has constantly worked with big names like Cash Money Records, BMG, TVT Records and has featured on many songs for producers like Mike City, Saukrates, Neek Rusher, and Brian Cox. A loved guest on Soul Food, he has also appeared in movies with stars like Omar Epps and Mekhi Phifer. Drake has also received two Young Artist Awards – The Shaw Rocket Award, as well as Teen Choice Awards. Still not found the answer to how tall is Drake?
Drake height is 6’2″(188cm)