Afterwards, he attended Forest Hill Collegiate and had problems fitting in. Later he went to Vaughan Road Academy for students with arts and athletic commitments.
Drake played minor hockey and was a child model, and was involved in young people's theater.
Drake dropped out of school when he was 15 to star in the Canadian TV show Degrassi: The Next Generation.
For his role in Degrassi: The Next Generation (2002) Drake recieved the Young Artist award for best ensemble
Drake's appearance in Degrassi helped him transition into his music career.
His first mix-tape, Room for Improvement (2006) sold only 6000 copies when it came out.
Drake's first hit single, "Replacement Girl", is found in his follow up release Comeback Season (2007).
After hearing about Drake in 2008 Lil' Wayne called him up and the two recorded few songs.
Drake signed his first record deal on June 29, 2009 with Young Money Entertainment.
As a Hip hop/R&B artist Drake has had great success.
His most successful albums include:
Take Care (2011)
Nothing Was the Same (2013)
Over time, Drake has reached the tops of the billboards hitting single after single
During his career as a singer Drake has received 64 awards from 304 nominations.