Best Canadian Act
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From: Toronto, Ontario,
Debut: ’Thank Me Later’ (2010)
Big Break: ‘Best I Ever Had’ (2009)
Biggest Hit: ’One Dance’ (2016)
Cool Collabs: Rihanna, Lil Wayne
EMA Nominations: Best Hip Hop/Best North American Act 2012, Best Hip Hop/Best Canadian Act 2013, Best Hip Hop/Best Canadian Act 2014, Best Hip Hop/Best Canadian Act 2015
Fun Fact: Before he was a rapper, he was a TV actor and went by the name Aubrey Drake Graham.
Why MTV Loves Him: He’s gained respect as a rapper from all around the world but never forgets where he came from.