Drake gets emotional when asked about his relatioship with his Father:
“Me and my dad are friends. We’re cool. I’ll never be disappointed again, because I don’t expect anything anymore from him. I just let him exist, and that’s how we get along,” Drake says, getting visibly upset, “But I spent too many nights looking by the window, seeing if the car was going to pull up. And the car never came.”
Drake talks about the industry’s new generation of Rappers:
“Rap now is just being young and fly and having your s— together,” he says, while trying to explain the new generation of rappers he believes himself to a part of, “The mood of rap has changed.”
Drake on his rise to fame:
“Some of my favorite rappers, some of my heroes, there might be like 200 pictures of them because there was no Internet,” he says, “whereas with us, it’s like every moment is documented.”
The full cover story from GQ’s April issue on newsstands March 20th, can be read here.