Drake responds to his father’s claim that the rapper lied about him being an absentee father to sell his records, says he was hurt.
Drake Says He Woke Up So Hurt
Rapper Drake is one of the most successful, popular rappers around Often speaking about his relationship with his dad in his lyrics, he even touches on how the divorce between his parents when he was just 5 years old affected him. Drake spoke hof his father not being around on several tracks, as reported on drenchedinblack.com.
During a recent interview with Nick Cannon on Power 106, Dennis Graham, the father of Drake had this to say about Drakes lyrics calling him a deadbeat dad –
“I had a conversation with Drake…I have always been with Drake, I talked to him if not every day, every other day. And we really got into a deep conversation about that.”
“I said, ‘Drake, why are you saying all of this different stuff about me, man? This is not cool.’ And he goes, ‘Dad, it sells records.'”
On Tuesday, Drake responded by penning a note on his Instagram Page stating –
“Woke up today so hurt, man. My father will say anything to anyone that’s willing to listen to him, It’s sad when family gets like this, but what can we really do? That’s the people we are stuck with. Every bar I ever spit was the truth and the truth is hard for some people to accept.”