Itís a celebration.
Fresh off receiving the Artist of the Decade Award at the Billboard Music Awards, Drakeís peers took to social media to honor the Canadian rapper for 10 years of greatness.
In an Instagram Stories post, Nicki Minaj proclaimed Drakeís indelible contributions to the game. ďSingle handedly changed music & the music business forever,Ē she wrote. ďCongratulations @champagnepapi.Ē
Nicki, who collaborated with Drake on ďSeeing Green,Ē previously revealed that her Young Money brother helped her when she had writerís block. ďHe single handedly got me out of my writerís block, and Iím never gonna forget it and Iím gonna shout it to the fu**ing world from the mountain tops,Ē she said. ďHeís a fu**iní genius as a musical artist but also as a human.Ē
Drake also received congratulatory messages from famous friends including French Montana, Quavo, and J. Cole.
ďLet it be known then. Thank you for all the moments. And the ones to come,Ē The Off-Season rapper commented.
LeBron James, who helped narrate Drakeís Billboard Artist of the Decade video montage, said Drakeís success is not by chance. ďARE WE SURE ITíS LUCK??? CONGRATS to my brother for BILLBOARD Artist of the Decade! And guess what!?!?! Heís not done!Ē wrote the Lakers champ.
Drakeís son Adonis joined him onstage to accept the prestigious award at Sundayís ceremony at L.A.ís Microsoft Theater. ďI know that Iíve spent an incalculable amount of hours trying to calculate all the things I did wrong, but tonight Iím sure as hell we did something right,Ē said Drake, who dedicated the award to his 3-year-old son.
The 6 God celebrated the achievement with friends and family at an intimate dinner and after-party on the field at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, which ended with fireworks.
ó Word On Road (@WordOnRd) May 24, 2021