CORRECTS TO CLARIFY THAT DRAKE WILL NOT BE PERFORMING OR ATTENDING – FILE – In a Wednesday, April 9, 2014, file photo, rapper Drake attends an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles. Last year the rapper Drake won video of the year and two more awards at the BET Awards, and he could do the same Sunday, June 29 where is nominated for five honors. Drake, who was originally set to perform at the show, will not attend, BET said Sunday. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)
Drake recently won his first Grammy in four years despite him refusing to submit any of his latest music for consideration.
DETAILS: Drake wins his first Grammy award in four years despite not submitting any music for consideration 😯🦉🏆https://t.co/BjYYPuiJhx
He won Best Rap Melodic Performance alongside Future and Tems at last night’s Grammy Awards ceremony. He was nominated for 3 other categories, but he only took home one award.
In 2020, Drake criticized the Grammys and said,
I think we should stop allowing ourselves to be shocked every year by the disconnect between impactful music and these awards and just accept that what once was the highest form of recognition may no longer matter to the artist that exists now and the ones that come after.
Why do you think Beyonce should have won Album of The Year?