2016 was a massive year from the Toronto native, Drake. Today the wordsmith is back in the news, this time around as the word comes down that Drake’s Summer Sixteen Tour Is The Highest Grossing Hip-Hop Tour Ever. This is just another accolade for Drake from last year, which finds his winning streak continuing.
The news comes down today that his Summer Sixteen Tour with Atlanta rapper Future brought in nearly $85 million USD over 54 shows between July and October even though he cancelled a few shows due to an injured ankle. Jay Z and Kanye West’s Watch The Throne Tour was the previous holder which pulled in $75 million USD from October 2011 to June 2012. Drake will soon head overseas where his Boy Meets World Will kick off in Amsterdam on January 21st. Stay tuned for much more from Drake coming very soon!