No Album Release for Drake in January
Unfortunately, fans will have to wait a little longer for Drake’s highly-anticipated release of Certified Lover Boy. You read that right. The 6 God took to his Instagram Story on Wednesday evening to let fans know that CLB isn’t dropping.
Following his recent knee injury, which caused him to undergo surgery in 2020, Drake says rehab took time. His recovery room time and energy, which caused him to delay the project further into 2021.
“I was planning to release my album this month, but between surgery and rehab, my energy has been dedicated to recovery,” he wrote. “I’m blessed to be back on my feet, feeling great and focused on the album, but CLB won’t be dropping in January.”
Drake’s Little Hiatus
Drake stayed quiet regarding Certified Lover Boy‘s release date in recent weeks before clearing up the confusion on social media. As a matter of fact, his response came after a rumor caught fire on social media. Tuesday, singer Charlie Puth falsely claiming Drake was “dropping on the 21st.”
In fact, Drizzy brought in the New Year relaxing and gambling in the Bahamas with Meek Mill, Lil Baby, and PARTYNEXTDOOR. Allegedly, Drake shot a video with Meek Mill while on vacation.
Still Breaking Streaming Records
Surely, Drizzy continues to make history as a trailblazer in the world of streams. On January 17, Chart Data revealed that Drake became the first artist to surpass 50 billion streams across all platforms. And it’s guaranteed that he won’t stop impressing fans!