Drake Net Worth (Updated 2021).
What is Drake’s net worth?
|Net Worth:||$180 Million|
|Born:||October 24, 1986|
|Country of Origin:||Canada|
|Source of Wealth:||Rapper/Actor|
Aubrey “Drake” Graham is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor from Toronto. He initially gained recognition when he starred in the teen drama series, Degrassi: The Next Generation, and pursued rapping from there.
As of 2021, Drake’s net worth is estimated to be roughly $180 million; making him one of the richest rappers in the world, and he’s currently signed to Lil Wayne’s company, Young Money Entertainment.
Aubrey Graham was born in Toronto, Ontario on the 24th of October, 1986. His parents split up when he was only 5 years old, and Drake lived with his mother in Toronto. His father was a drummer and moved to Memphis after the divorce to find work.
Drake’s mother was Jewish, and so he attended a Jewish day school and had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony. Drake was often bullied in school for his racial and religious background, and he eventually dropped out of school.
When Drake was 15 years old, he encountered an acting agent who was the father of a high school friend. The agent found Drake a role on Degrassi: The Next Generation, which was a teen drama series.
Drake’s character was Jimmy Brooks, a basketball star who became physically disabled after being shot by a classmate.
Drake has always had a real passion for music, and he said Jay-Z was a major inspiration to him. In 2006, Drake released his very first mixtape, Room for Improvement. A year later he released his second mix-tape, and in 2009, he released his 3rd, ‘So Far Gone’.
Lil Wayne and Drake had collaborated on several songs, and Drake had also joined on one of Wayne’s tours. Drake signed a recording contract with Young Money Entertainment, and in 2010, released his debut album, ‘Thank Me Later’.
Since then, Drake has released multiple albums, sold millions of copies, and gained an incredible net worth. He is one of the most successful hip-hop artists worldwide.
How much money is Drake worth?
As of 2021, Drake’s net worth is $180 million.
How Does Drake Spend His Money?
Drake has worked hard to amass a fortune, but his spending habits show that he has a big taste for the pleasurable things in life.
His money is mostly spent on real estate. Drake bought a $7.7 million mansion in Hidden Hills, California.
Drake has collected a huge collection of unique cars. He likes to purchase extreme and rare cars. He gets all of his cars imported and customized.
He has a Boeing 767 jet plane. The plane has been customized with its own logo “Air Drake”. The jet is valued at $185 million.
Drake has a huge interest in jewelry which has been another luxury expense for him. His fashion brand’s logo is an owl, and that logo has been featured in many pieces of jewelry. Drake has multiple custom-made necklaces that are each worth up to $100,000.
Here are some of the best highlights from Drake’s career so far:
- BET Hip-Hop Awards – Rookie of the Year (2009)
- BET Hip-Hop Awards – MVP of the Year (2010)
- Juno Awards – New Artist of the Year (2010)
- Songwriter’s Hall of Fame – Hal David Starlight Award (2011)
- BET Awards – Best Male Hip-Hop Artist (2010, 2012, 2014, 2016)
- Grammy Awards – Best Rap Album (Take Care, 2013)
- American Music Awards – Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist (2016)
- American Music Awards – Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album (Views, 2016)
- MOBO Awards – Best International Act (2016)
- BRIT Awards – International Male Solo Artist (2017)