Drake Thankful To Lil Wayne, Kanye West And More, marks 10 years “So Far Gone”
In a recent IG post Drake shouts out to all the people contributed for the release of his “So Far Gone” mixtape 10 years ago, which appears to be the boost that blasted Champagne papi in to the top of the industry later.
The “God’s Plan” rapper reached out to everyone who believed in him and was supporting him back then in an emotional way, telling individual story that he experienced with everyone mentioned in the post – all starting with “A decade ago”. A lot of big names, in hip hop and not only, appears in the grateful post, like Lil Wayne, Lebron James, boi 1da and many more…
One of the names is Kanye West. Although the beef that both hip hop giants have, In the middle of the post Drake reaches out to Ye, reminding that a decade ago he was rapping at beat created by West and it was “the best sh*t” and he won’t forget how Kanye contributed to his project, no matter the recent twitter events.
The 10-years old mixtape is going on streaming everywhere – Feb. 14.
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@futuretheprince a decade ago you were Dj’ing all ages parties…@ovo40 a decade ago you were scared to share your beats…@oliverelkhatib a decade ago you worked at a clothing store selling someone else’s product…@boi1da a decade ago you were in a basement with pink insulation walls figuring out fruity loops…@ovoniko a decade ago we were handing out flyers promoting club nights…@realbriamyles a decade ago you were working the makeup counter at Beverly Centre…@nebzilla a decade ago your moms house was my safe place and we really ran through the 6 everyday together…@bunb a decade ago you were a legend and you will remain that forever…@benballer a decade ago you promoted me as if you were getting a cut of my career…@treysongz a decade ago you were the first person to recognize potential and give me a co-sign…@omarion a decade ago you came to the Beverly Wilshire Hotel and laid a verse for an unknown artist from Canada…@darkiemade a decade ago you emailed me the cover art for something that would change my life forever….@kingjames a decade ago you came to my release party at 6 Degrees and made me the biggest artist in the city off your presence alone…@kanyewest a decade ago I rapped over your beat cause you just made the best shit and even though you stay wildin on twitter these days I will never forget what you contributed to the game and my career…Portia I don’t know your IG but a decade ago you told me to rap over June 27th and bonded me and Houston Texas forever…@jas.prince a decade ago you took a chance on MySpace and introduced me to Wayne…@liltunechi a decade ago you took me out of Toronto and gave me the biggest blessing anybody has ever given me…I will never forget anybody involved in this journey even if you don’t fit in this caption…So Far Gone streaming everywhere for the first time ever Thursday. 🙏🏽