Drake has wrapped up a seven-day residency in London however he’s not leaving town with out a little adversity.
The Canadian rapper dropped by BBC 1Xtra radio following his final O2 Area date of his Assassination Trip tour. Drake spoke to radio host Tiffany Calver about some disparaging remarks made by U.Okay. artist Wiley.
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Wiley, who is commonly labelled because the “Godfather” of the Grime music style, not too long ago labelled Drake a “tradition vulture.” Grime is a kind of digital dance music with hip-hop and dancehall influences. Wiley’s beef stems from Drizzy stopping by varied U.Okay. artists’ exhibits and bringing them out on his tour.
“It’s what it’s,” Drake mentioned. “I see loads and I’ll by no means perceive how supporting someone’s music and even going a step additional and giving someone a music or linking up… I’ll by no means perceive how that’s not seen as one thing admirable however I assume folks have their very own outlook on it.”
“I simply needed to discuss it as a result of it’s bothering me,” he continued. I didn’t like that. It’s Wiley that mentioned that I’ll simply say his identify as a result of that was some goofy s**t. However yeah, I simply didn’t like that. I used to be like, ‘Dude what are you speaking about? They’ve tunes which might be ringing off. Anyone that’s on now, what are you guys speaking about?’”
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Wiley responded to Drake’s feedback on Twitter, however the Canadian rapper has but to fireplace again.
Drake wraps up The Assassination Trip European tour with three dates in Antwerp, Belgium and three dates in Amsterdam, Netherlands.