Hip-Hop Artists: Drake: Hip-Hop Superstar, 1st Edition

  • Alexis Burling
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532151136
  • ISBN-13: 9781532151132
  • DDC: 782.421649
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released April 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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This biography highlights the life and accomplishments of Drake. Readers learn about Drake’s early life, inspiration to pursue music, and successes as a hip-hop artist. With striking photographs and sidebars, the book brings to life Drake’s acting career, relationship with Rihanna, and love for hometown Toronto. Features include a timeline, glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Meeting Weezy.
2: Canadian Roots.
3: Degrassi: The Next Generation.
4: Breakout Success.
5: Love and Conflict.
6: Rising to the Top.
7: New Artistic Ventures.
8: Breaking Records.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.