OVO Fest is again.
Drake has introduced the return of his signature pageant. Final evening, the 6 God joined Dave as a particular visitor in the course of the U.Okay. rapper’s present at Insurgent in Toronto. Earlier than leaving the stage, he informed the hometown crowd that he plans to deliver again OVO Fest this 12 months.
“I like you with all my coronary heart. They let town again open, so I’ll see you at OVO Fest quickly,” he mentioned to cheers.
It’s been three years since OVO Fest was final held in Toronto, when B2K headlined and Drake introduced out shock friends together with Cardi B, Chris Brown, and Meek Mill. It was canceled within the wake of the pandemic. He has but to announce 2022 dates, however the occasion is often held in early August.
Since its inception in 2010, OVO Fest has featured appearances from hip-hop and R&B’s greatest stars together with Eminem, JAY-Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, The Weeknd, and Kendrick Lamar.
Throughout Thursday evening’s present, Drake additionally praised Dave, who stars on the Drake-produced Netflix sequence “High Boy.”
“This man proper here’s a as soon as in a era expertise,” he mentioned. “Whether or not he’s rapping, pouring out his coronary heart, whether or not he’s turning all the best way up, whether or not he’s taking part in the piano, whether or not he’s performing in our present, ‘High Boy,’ I promise you this man proper here’s a one in all one.”