Drake appeared on a TV show with basketball star LeBron James.
Drake has given further details on his feud with Kanye West and revealed why he ne’er felt Pusha T notorious diss track.
The two rappers – among the biggest names in popular music – has been involved in a long-running dispute which led last month to West having to deny rumors his wife Kim Kardashian West had had an affair with Drake.
Drake appeared on Friday night’s episode of HBO’s The shop and spoke to basketball star LeBron James as well as businessman Maverick Carter.
The trio mentioned Drake’s feud with West and his frequent collaborator Pusha T, that resurfaced over the summer following the release of a diss track on the latter’s album.
Drake told however he was functioning on his latest record, Scorpion, once West invited him to Wyoming and convinced him to give details of his upcoming work.
The In My Feelings star obliged and said West offered him the song Life Yourself – a track he later released himself. Drake claimed he was unaware West too was working on an album and alleged he was utilized by his rival to come back up with ideas for the record.
Drake conjointly told West about his then-secret son. once Pusha T’s West-produced album arrived in May, it contained the track Infrared, that alleged Drake didn’t write his own songs.
Drake said he felt West’s behavior was “dark” and responded with a diss track of his own. This led to Pusha T releasing The Story Of Adidon, that revealed Drake’s son.
Drake was criticized within the hip-hop world for not responding, however, has currently revealed he had a track ready to go however determined to not release it.
He said: “I got home and that I just listened back to that, and that I was like, man, this is not something I ever wanna be remembered for. This is not even a place that I necessarily want to go.”
Drake applauded Pusha T on his song, calling it a “hell of a chess move” that left him with the choice of “going all the way filthy” or appear weak within the eyes of “rap purists”.
I might a lot of rather stand that than the things that I was about to, the research I did, the things that I was gonna say, and the places that I used to be gonna go. Not just for him, however the opposite guy too.”