What Drake asks for he will get within the metropolis of Toronto. After accepting the award for finest rap music on the Grammy’s Sunday night time for “God’s Plan,” the 6 God grabbed the mic from Entertainment Tonight's Kevin Frazier whereas backstage and requested the mayor of Toronto to gentle up the well-known CN Tower gold in his honor.
“I wanna say that the mayor of Toronto wants to show the CN Tower chrome and gold tomorrow,” Drake stated actual fast earlier than hitting the reporter with some Canadian slang. "Are you silly, are you dumb?”
Well in fact Mayor John Tory heard Drake’s request, and made it occur. The CN Tower Twitter account introduced Monday that the long-lasting landmark can be lit up gold to honor all of the Canadians who took house Grammy's. "Tonight we’re going gold to have fun the excellent artists whose work makes Canada shine so brightly on the world stage," the account tweeted. "Congratulations to the nominees and winners on the 2019 Grammys!”
If you missed it, Drake had his speech lower brief final night time by the Grammys when he despatched a bit jab at their committee, telling different artists they do not want the to validate their value. "If there's individuals who have common jobs who're popping out within the rain, within the snow, spending their hard-earned cash to purchase tickets to return to your exhibits - You do not want this proper right here, I promise you that. You already received," he added.
Check out the gold CN Tower and tweet (beneath).
Daniel Caesar Secures His First Grammy Award For "Best Part"
Daniel Caesar holds it down for Canada along with his first Grammy win.
All issues thought of, it was a giant night time for Canada on the 2019 Grammy Awards. While megastar Drake discovered himself taking dwelling the “Best Rap Song” award for “God’s Plan,” Daniel Caesar continued to carry it down for the 6ix with a win of his personal. The singer finally landed his first ever Grammy Award for “Best R&B Performance,” with “Best Part,” his collaboration with H.E.R, locking down the dignity.
Upon beating out The Carters, PJ Morton, Lalah Hathaway, and Toni Braxton, Caesar took to the stage to just accept the trophy. “I wish to say thanks to the Academy,” says Caesar, visibly nervous. “My household, my mom, my father and my brothers. My crew, Golden Child, Matt and Jordan, H.E.R.” While this marks Caesar’s first large win, he has certainly come shut earlier than. In 2017, the singer was nominated for his debut album Freudian, in addition to his single “Get You.” This is his first win, and given his recurring standing as an Academy nominee, it’ll seemingly not be his final.
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Tory Lanez Forces Dax To Apologize For Diss Record: "This Sh*t’s Not Gon’ End"
Tory Lanez ran up on Dax with calls for.
A day and a half in the past, a Canadian rapper by the identify of Dax got here out swinging with a submission to Tory Lanez' open gauntlet. Dax's diss file "I am Not Joyner or Don Q" did not appear to be in any respect primarily based round any actual animosity, and to show it, he did supply Tory Lanez the next caveat earlier than getting into his verse.
"Hey no laborious emotions my nigg*
We gon' chuckle about this someday
This was not homicide, it was manslaughter
You introduced it upon your self
From yours really
The subsequent upcoming Canadian hip hop artist
Dax." - Dax on "I am Not Joyner or Don Q"
And but, Tory Lanez nonetheless thought it applicable to hunt him down, even amidst the spirit of competitors he had "introduced upon himself," as Dax cleverly acknowledged within the prologue. After amassing almost one million clicks in simply over a day, Tory Lanez noticed to it - that its germination would come to a cease. Several media shops together with Akademik's major Instagram account have posted a video which reveals us Tory Lanez stepping to Dax, and forcing an apology.