Read Drake - Days in the East Lyrics Song Meaning Explained. Album : Care Package Release Date : August 2, 2019 Record Label : OVO, Republic Records Songwriter : Aubrey Graham, Shebib, Jahron Braithwaite Producer : PartyNextDoor, 40 Drake never finishes the first line, leaving the listener to question who he’s talking about. Many believe it’s Rihanna, not only because the third line ends with “drama,” but because the two have a history together, as reported in an April 2014 MTV News article that states: they’ve been spending plenty of time together in Europe If the missing word isn’t Rihanna, however, Drake could be be reassuring Rihanna that she’s the only one for him. It should also be noted that the response vocals at the end of these lines are sampled from the music group, The Kids at Widney High from the 2005 film, The Ringer. Drake spends a lot of time on the Eastside of Toronto, usually with his main man Chubbs, as he stated on his June 2013 track, “The Motion”:
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Read Drake - How Bout Now Lyrics Song Meaning Explained. Album : Care Package Release Date : August 2, 2019 Record Label : OVO, Republic Records Songwriter : Aubrey Graham, Matthew Samuels, Jordan Producer : Boi-1da, Evans Drake used a voicemail from a woman before on his June 2011 song, “Marvin’s Room,” except this time Drake has ghosted the woman. The woman uses a mix of Jamaican patois and Toronto slang. “Link” means to contact or get in touch with someone, “dash away” means to not care or respond, “cyattie” means a “rachet” female and “cheesed me” means to make someone mad. Drake believes that he can only know who his real friends are during hard times. He touched on this before on February 2013’s, “Started From The Bottom”:
Read Drake - The Motion Lyrics Song Meaning Explained. Album : Care Package Release Date : August 2, 2019 Record Label : OVO, Republic Records Songwriter : Aubrey Graham, Shebib, Sampha Sisay Producer : Sampha, 40 “Timbs” is short for Timberlands, a footwear company founded in 1928. The company experienced a “golden age” of popularity amongst the hip-hop community during the 90s. Chubbs is not only a member of Drake’s OVO crew, he is also Drake’s long time friend and bodyguard. “From the Way” is slang for Galloway, which is a popular neighborhood on the Eastside of Scarborough, which ties in with his next line. Drake is giving a shoutout to Scarborough, a borough on the eastern fringe of Toronto proper. The area is stereotypically associated with violence due to its impoverished community. It frequently receives nicknames like Scareborough, Scarberia, Scarlem like Harlem, and Scomptown like Compton. Drake and his girl had agreed on unconditional sex, but Drake started catc
Read Drake - Dreams Money Can Buy Lyrics Song Meaning Explained. Album : Care Package Release Date : August 2, 2019 Record Label : OVO, Republic Records Songwriter : Aubrey Graham, Noah Shebib, Jai Paul Producer : Noah "40" Shebib The chorus samples Jai Paul’s April 2011 track, “BTSTU”. The song was the first to ever surface on the internet from the mysterious UK singer and producer and it has been sampled throughout the industry. For example, on Beyoncé’s April 2012 track, “End of Time.” The House of Saud is the royal ruling family of Saudi Arabia. Its net worth is estimated in the trillions. Soon after the release of this track, Drake purchased a print of characters from the 1963 children’s story, Where the Wild Things Are. Drake quoted this line in a May 2011 tweet. Like Granny at her “surprise” birthday party, Drake knew his success was coming before it happened.