Drake – Complex Magazine Interview

blame it on Meka July 2, 2009

Complex just put up this interview on Coach Wheelchair Jimmy, where he speaks on the BET Awards performance, working with Kanye on the video, the nature of his deal, remembers MJ and kinda shits on WorldStarFlipFlop some bullshit site I haven’t visited in months…

Complex: Damn, that’s horrible. At the BET Awards this past Sunday, everyone was shocked to see you sitting on a stool. Did you ever think to yourself, “Maybe I shouldn’t perform?”

Drake: That, actually—to be honest—was a terrible idea that I’ll never do to myself again. [Laughs] But I was being pressed from different areas to perform, and I think what really happened at the BET Awards is with the passing of Mike, the climate really changed, as far as the award show goes. I don’t think it called for us to perform “Every Girl” and “Always Strapped,” and I think it was an award show filled with tributes and music and these genuine heartfelt speeches. And to sort of climax out of a very tongue-in-cheek point, and then people misconstruing Wayne’s daughters and her friends coming out on stage…

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