"They were trying to utilize me to sell the show, requesting me to come and perform ' Hold On We're Going Home'" – his smash ballad – "but they didn't nominate it for anything! Take your W, and if you feel you didn't deserve it, go get better – make better music.' It felt cheap. Whether people wanna say it's racial, or whether it's just the fact that he tapped into something we can't tap into. Own your shit." Drake felt slighted by the apology too. In another sketch, the show's costume department outfitted him with tiny khaki shorts in order to portray a dorky theme-park employee.They're calling me, e-mailing me every day to do some elaborate performance and bring them viewers, but I didn't get a nomination for Album of the Year. "When they showed them to me, I was like, ' These need to be five inches shorter, because if we're gonna go in, let's go in – I'm not embarrassed,'" Drake says.Rihanna's is now completely sold out (did we hear your bank manager just breathe a sigh of relief?), but if her coat floats your boat, we've found some alternatives for far less. He rises from a wicker armchair and walks toward a control pad in the corner of his flagstone patio.
A hundred feet from the patio, across his enormous swimming pool – the rippling waters of which contain two very big statues of voluptuous women, on their knees, in bikinis – what was a pummeling cascade becomes a whispering drizzle."I'm not after pussy like I was three years ago, when I was trying to make up for all the years when no girl would talk to me," he says. You think those guys would pay homage to you if they won? "I hope it opens up some doors back into acting," Drake says."But I haven't met somebody that makes everybody else not matter.", he uploaded a video of himself jubilantly swigging booze from the statuette, here at the compound. "It becomes more apparent how irrelevant our genre is to them," he says. This is how the world works: He made a brand of music that appealed to more people than me, Hov, Kanye and Kendrick. He hammed it up winningly on the show, delivering inspired impressions of Lil Wayne and Katt Williams, and poking fun at his own biography: He rapped in one sketch about sipping Manischewitz.Rihanna has clearly come prepared for the Great British weather!She headed out in Manchester looking more covered up than usual in a double denim ensemble consisting of chain embellished jeans and a shirt tied around her waist.
' and when I searched online, this came up." In 2007, a then-unsigned Drake tried, and failed, to hunt this place down during an L. The seller, a steakhouse-chain restaurateur, "was at a low moment," Drake recalls. A running theme when Drake discusses himself is that if he dreams about doing something, it's only a matter of time till he gets it done.