Drake’s Done Talking. To Magazines Anyway.

On “F*ckin’ Problems,” Drake reminded listeners that he’s not “for the long-talking.” Communication will be at a premium with all formats it seems, for Drizzy. After there was a media hailstorm yesterday, surrounding Drake’s Rolling Stone magazine comments about Macklemore’s “wack as fuck” decision to text message Kendrick Lamar after the Grammy Awards, Drake’s going mute. On Twitter today, the Cash Money Young Money star said he’s “done doing interviews for magazines.”


The whole RS story is now available online, and Drake’s quotes are critical of Kanye West’s Yeezus, “There were some real questionable bars on there…Like that ‘Swaghili’ line? Come on, man. Even Fabolous wouldn’t say some shit like that.” He did add, “Kanye’s the reason I’m here. I love everything about that guy.” But what’s to make of this?

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In 2013, Drake did a filmed sit-down with RapRadar’s co-founder Elliott Wilson for MySpace and CRWN. Do you think these sort of interviews will cease as well?

Artists such as Jay Z, Kanye West, and Lil Wayne have shunned specific outlets and platforms of press in years past. Is Drake simply trying to assert his new peak of stardom?

Related: Drake Thinks Macklemore’s Post-Grammy Text To Kendrick Lamar Was “Wack As F*ck”