How well do you know the 6ix God?
Are you a true Drake fan? This highly scientific quiz holds all of the answers.
1) What is Drake’s real name?
a) Aubrey Drake Graham
b) Aubrey Drizzy Graham
c) Aubrey Champagne Papi Graham
d) Robert Allen Zimmerman
2) Where did Drake start?
a) From the bottom
b) Forest Hill
c) This is not a straight-forward answer as Drake “started” in a number of places. Yes, he was born in Forest Hill, but he also lived near Weston Road and often spent summers in Memphis, Tennessee with his father. In reality, Drake’s background is complicated and he’s been influenced by any number of places, people, and cultures.
d) But, yeah, Forest Hill
3) Where is Drake now?
b) He is reported to have homes in Atlanta, New York and L.A. So basically everywhere but here.
c) Man, with all the fame, money, and women, sometimes Drake’s life is so crazy even he doesn’t know where he is. You know what I mean?
d) With your girl
4) On which popular Canadian TV show did Drake get his start?
a) As Amanda’s boyfriend Milan on Ready or Not
b) As “Wheelchair Jimmy” on Degrassi: The Next Generation
c) As the house band leader on Open Mike with Mike Bullard
d) As a frequent guest host of The Agenda with Steve Paikin
5) Drake started his own label called OVO Sound in 2012. What does OVO stand for?
a) Overly Vertiginous Owls
b) October’s Very Own
c) Optimistic Ventriloquists Only
d) Orange Vests? Outstanding!
6) What Toronto-themed tattoos does Drake have?
a) The CN Tower on his arm, 416 on his ribcage
b) The Old Mill Inn and Spa on his stomach, 905 behind his ear
c) The Ghoster Coaster on his right peck, Canada Wonderland’s operating hours on his left peck
d) “Socknacki 4 Mayor” on his lower back
7) Drake famously signed a partnership with the Raptors in 2013, what is his official title with the organization?
a) Assistant Regional Jumpman
b) Chief Global Ambassador
c) Special Envoy to the Rihanna Navy
d) IT Network Administrator
8) What is Drake’s beef with Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill?
a) They both seek the blessings of hip-hop tastemaker @norm.
b) Meek Mill still feels Mayor John Tory’s SmartTrack plan is the best way to tackle Toronto’s transit issues, while Drake has cooled on his initial backing of the controversial initiative, which he now deems “unworkable” due to engineering, ridership, and financial limitations.
c) Meek Mill accused Drake of using a ghost writer.
d) Drake is such a nice, young man, and I am sure he doesn’t have any “beefs.”
9) What is the name of Drake’s Toronto restaurant?
a) Drakes and Lattes
b) 3-4-1 Pizza and Wings (Gerrard Street East Location)
d) Hold On, We’re…Eating Out! It’s Drake’s Family Fine Dining Experience!
10) Complete this Drake lyric: “Running through the 6ix with my…”
c) “…crippling self-doubt and feelings of inadequacy that I overcompensate for with bravado and overly masculine lyrics. In retrospect, I think it all goes back to my childhood. Never really knowing where I fit in was hard for me, so I kind of developed this protective shield that’s come through in my music. I’ve been reading a lot of Mary Ainsworth lately and she’s really put things into perspective. Anyway, thanks for listening to me ramble on about this stuff, guys, it means a lot.”
Drake has collaborated with R&B superstar Rihanna on numerous songs, including “What’s My Name,” “Take Care,” and “Work.” The duo have also been linked romantically over the years and were recently spotted in Toronto together after filming a music video at the Real Jerk in the east end. My question is do you think that Drake will introduce me to Rihanna?
a) Wait, seriously?
b) I am sorry, but this is never going to happen.
c) I will be blunt because you don’t seem to be getting it: Rihanna is an angel and you’re a garbage troll unworthy to be in her presence.
1 a, 2 a, 3 a, 4 b, 5 b, 6 a, 7 b, 8 c, 9 c, 10 b, Bonus Question: All of the above.
0 correct answers = Started from the bottom. And you’re still there!
1-3 correct answers = If you’re reading this it’s too late. You failed the Drake quiz.
4-7 correct answers = 0 to 100 real quick. If you’re not the greatest then you’re at least headed for it.
8-10 correct answers = What a time to be alive! ‘Cause you got a lot of answers right!
11 correct answers = 6ix God. True thang: You know Drake.