Ovo Fest

Karrueche Takes Toronto, And The 6 Doesn't Mind One Bit

The Huffington Post Canada | Lisa Yeung | Posted 08.03.2015 | Canada Style

We have a little crush on Karrueche Tran, we admit it. And we're definitely not the only ones.

OVO Fest: Drake, We Made It. Now What?

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 10.05.2014 | Canada Music
Joshua Ostroff

This year proved a great capper for the first stage of OVO, with Drake using the opportunity to create a "this is your life" type set list -- dude even wheeled his mom out on stage! -- but going forward Drizzy needs to make it less about him and more about the festival.

Drake Pays Rapper $100,000 For 'Borrowing' Lyrics

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 07.20.2014 | Canada Music

Drake is $100,000 lighter in his wallet after settling with rapper 4-Tay over "borrowing" lyrics. TMZ reports Drake's record label paid 4-Tay $100,...

Ontario Liberals Under Fire For Doling Taxpayer Dollars To Drake

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2014 | Canada Music

TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals must stop doling out taxpayer dollars to giant corporations and celebrities like Drake while cutting funding to...

Drake's OVO Fest Gets $300,000 From Taxpayers, Twitter Gets Angry

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada Music

Although it might seem like he doesn't need the money to stage it, multi-millionaire rapper Drake's upcoming OVO Fest will receive a $300,000 grant fr...

OVO Fest: Drake Brings Out The Stars, Turns Himself Into the Sun

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Music
Joshua Ostroff

Over the course of a few hours at OVO Fest, Drake slowly brought out one of the greatest line-ups in hip-hop history. Kanye West. Lil Wayne. Diddy and Ma$e. J Cole. A$AP Rocky. Big Sean. Wale. French Montana. Miguel and The Weeknd. Oh, and TLC's first reunion appearance. Drake knows you don't have to be the brightest star to become a sun, you just have to get the rest of the stars to revolve around you.