Did Drake release an “official” album in 2015? Nope. That didn’t stop the Toronto rapper from absolutely dominating the year with must-hear music, heated rivalries, eye-popping videos and rumored romances. Before he inevitably rules 2016, check out the 10 times Aubrey Drake Graham defined this year.
Big Sean’s single “Blessings,” featuring Kanye West and Drake, highlighted his Dark Sky Paradise album and shot waaaaaay up the Hot 100 to score a Top 40 peak. Drake performed his hook on the track at festivals throughout the summer, and after a ton of standout guest verses in 2014, he ushered in the new year the right way.