Certified millionaire. Rapper Drake has been working in the entertainment industry long before he became a household name with his popular music. Over the years, the “Nice For What” hitmaker has garnered an impressive net worth of $250 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.Drake – whose real name is Aubrey Drake Graham – first made a name for himself while starring on the Canadian teen drama, Degrassi:
The Next Generation. The actor, 35, was among the show’s original cast. He appeared on the fan-favorite drama as series regular Jimmy Brooks from 2001 until 2008.After leaving Degrassi: The Next Generation, Drake focused his attention on his budding music career. He released his debut studio album, Thank Me Later, in 2010. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and sold 447,000 copies in the United States during its first week.
Following the success of Thank Me Later, Drake continued to release chart topping albums. His other albums include Take Care (2011), Nothing Was the In addition to releasing six studio albums, the rapper has headlined six solo tours to promote his music. He also coheadlined four tours throughout his impressive music career. Drake has hit the road with Young Money, Lil Wayne, Future and Migos on the joint tour ventures.
Drake’s music has seen success on the charts, as well as has been critically acclaimed. He has been nominated for 47 Grammy Awards and has taken four home for Best Rap Album in 2013, Best Rap/Sung Performance in 2017 and best rap song Best Rap Song in both 2017 and 2019.