Drake net worth: Drake is a prominent actor and rapper from Canada. Through this acting and music, he has been able to make millions. The estimated net worth of Drake is currently around $30 million. Today, most of his earnings come from his rapping. He has contracts with recording companies and he also goes on tour to promote his music and earn money. Drake has also been able to make more through his endorsement deals with big companies including Sprite and Kodak. Because of his major earnings, he has been crowned with titles such as the Top Earning Rapper of 2013 from Forbes magazine.
Drake’s real name is Aubrey Drake Graham. He began his acting career at the age of 15, when he began to appear in the Canadian television show Degrassi: The Next Generation. He would remain on the show until 2009, although in 2006, he began his music career in addition to acting. He started by self-releasing his first mixtape, entitled Room for Improvement. He released another mixtape in 2007 and 2009, one of which included his breakout hit So Far Gone. This helped lead to him getting signed by Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment. His first full-length album was then released in 2010. Drake has had several of his tracks appear on the Billboard Top 100 list and has he has had nominations for Grammys. He also won a Grammy for Best Rap Album in 2013. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drake_(rapper))
Drake has been very successful at keeping his personal life away from the media. He has mentioned his ex-girlfriends in the past, although not by name. He has denied every being involved with Nicki Minaj and Kim Kardashian. He has said that he exes influence some of the lyrics in his music. In 2010, Drake began to be linked to Rhianna and it came out that they began dating in 2009. This caused a scandal due to a physical altercation with Chris Brown, Rhianna’s ex. The two have been considered “romantic friends” and seem to date on and off. In 2013, Drake announced on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that he is currently single.