At Canadian record label October’s Very Own (OVO) Festival, rappers Kanye West and Drake announced that they will be collaborating on an album, which is scheduled for release this year.
Rumors of a collaboration have been circulating for months, and just last Monday, Aug. 1, the rappers confirmed individuals rumors.
The announcement was manufactured on the final evening of Drake’s OVO Fest, when West manufactured a shock appearance throughout Drake’s set. “Scorching Bling” rapper Drake intervened and clarified what West meant by saying, “What my brother was asking prior to was, are you prepared if we make an album? That’s what he was asking.” Shortly right after the music artists produced the announcement, OVO Sound Radio officially blasted the announcement on Twitter. “Collaborative tape between @kanyewest & @Drake will release this yr. Official announcement at #OVOFEST more info later on this 12 months,” the record label wrote. Earlier this year, in an interview with Zane Lowe, Drake talked about that he was supposed to do a mixtape with West, but facts weren’t revealed right up until lately. OVO Festival was began by OVO Sound founder Drake in 2010. It is an yearly concert, and it typically requires area during the Civic Holiday weekend. Renowned names have graced Drake’s OVO Fest by the many years. Aside from West, OVO Fest has viewed talent in the form of Lauryn Hill, Usher, J. Cole, 50 Cent, Lil Wayne, and a lot more. This year, Drake was also joined by singer-songwriter Rihanna.