Kevin Hart donated $250,000 to Philadelphia’s financially-struggling school system, and now Drake is doing his part to contribute.
The Young Money rapper recently pledged to build a recording studio inside Strawberry Mansion High School, located in a poor Philadelphia neighborhood with a high crime rate, according to
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Drake decided to step in after seeing a”World News Tonight” piece about the high school, which is in jeopardy of being shut down due to a high rate of violence.
“I caught this piece that Diane [Sawyer] did. By the end of it I was so heavily affected I started questioning major aspects of my life,” he said during a surprise visit tothe school.
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“In the next few months, I’m building a recording studio inside your school,” he told the students. “This about you. This about your principal. This about your future. I love you. I care about you. I want to see you succeed.”
Check out Drizzy’s full speech below.
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1. HAPPY BIRTHDAY DRAKE!
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2. "I Come Alive In The Night Time" -Drake
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3. "It's My birthday, I'll Get High If I Want To" -Drake
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4. "I Can Give A F**k 'Bout No Hater" -Drake
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5. "I Ride For My N**gas" -Drake
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6. "Started From The Bottom" -Drake
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7. "I'm On That Good Kush And Alcohol" -Drake
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8. "Yeah, This Dedicated To Canada Man The Whole Up North" -Drake
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9. "I'm On My Worst Behavior" -Drake
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