Everyone is aware of Drake as a wildly profitable musical artist and a beloved Degrassi actor, however he apparently he additionally has a knack for behaving like a type of fantastical film characters who floats right into a city and unexpectedly improves everybody’s lives earlier than transferring on to another person in want—form of like if Mary Poppins sang “Hotline Bling.” Fairly than swinging by means of early 1900s London, although, Drake landed in 2018 Miami and managed to donate a complete of $175,000 to numerous individuals and one fortunate highschool.
Pitchfork compiled his many good deeds, which started when he was filming the music video for his new single “God’s Plan” at Miami Senior Excessive Faculty. In keeping with the Miami Herald, he gave the college a $25,000 test earlier than leaving, promising that he would return and assist design new college uniforms sooner or later, and after that he headed to the College Of Miami to placed on a seemingly impromptu live performance for an enormous crowd of scholars. Whereas he was there, he introduced out one other test and offered one scholar with a $50,000 scholarship (see her Instagram submit under), with The Miami Hurricane presenting an in depth account of the entire occasion—together with the story of a devoted fan who disguised herself as a Starbucks worker and hid behind containers for 25 minutes so she might get a photograph with Drake.
Simply in case that wasn’t sufficient, E! Information says that Drake additionally visited a grocery store whereas he was in Miami and introduced with a megaphone that he would pay for everybody’s groceries—with the full popping out to round $50,000. Naturally, he additionally hung round to take images with all people and one shopper mentioned he even helped individuals discover what they have been on the lookout for across the retailer and inspired everybody to fill their carts with as a lot stuff as attainable. Not even Mary Poppins did that, and whereas the truth that her film happened earlier than supermarkets have been actually a factor could look like a legitimate excuse, she did have magic powers that might’ve made up for that.