He was a familiar face long before he was rapping with Lil' Wayne, but then you knew Drake by his full name -- Aubrey Graham! Yup, Drake (that's actually his middle name) played Jimmy Brooks on Degrassi: The Next Generation, and today is the Canadian rapper's birthday! Happy Birthday, Drake!
Fun Facts About Drake: -Drake revealed to J-14 that he wanted to be a rapper like P-Diddy when he was younger. Looks like dreams do come true! -There might be a Canadian collaboration in the works! Justin Bieber told J-14 exclusively that he was working on a track with Drake! -One of Drake's best friends is his old Degrassi co-star Shane Kippel who plays Spinner on the show!
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-- by Nicole Mazza