Rapper releases new album 'Views From The 6' on Friday
Drake has announced details of a US tour with Future as well as the line-up for his annual OVO Fest in Toronto.
The Summer Sixteen tour will begin on July 20 in Austin, Texas with Drake and Future performing on the same bill throughout that month and into August and September. The two rappers released joint mixtape ‘What A Time To Be Alive’ in 2015.
See below for the full rundown of dates. Special guests on the tour include Roy Woods and Dvsn.
Drake and Future will also perform as part of OVO Fest, Drake’s annual music festival in Toronto. The event runs between July 29-August 1. On July 1 there will be performances from Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa before Drake and Future takeover on July 30 and again on August 1.
Drake releases new album ‘Views From The 6’ on Friday (April 29).
A tracklist for the album is not yet confirmed but at a Toronto pop-up yesterday (April 24) he told fans there are “like 20 songs for y’all to enjoy” on it. Number One single ‘On Dance’ and Kanye West/ Jay Z collaboration ‘Pop Style’ are both expected to be among the tracks on the record.
‘Views From The 6’ will be available exclusively through Apple Music for one week after its release before becoming available to stream and download everywhere from May 6.
Earlier this month (April 6), Drake teased his highly-anticipated new album by projecting an image of some artwork for the project onto a building in London.
Drake’s last official album, ‘Nothing Was The Same’, was released in 2013, but he released a pair of mixtapes in 2015: ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ and ‘What A Time To Be Alive’.