Drake Explains Why He Has Never Been Married, Shares Priorities

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Drake has by no means walked down the aisle — and he is aware of precisely why he hasn’t been craving to say “I do.”

“It looks as if a factor of historic instances,” the rapper, 37, confessed through the Thursday, July 20, episode of the “Actually Good” podcast, earlier than noting that he thinks he’ll “ultimately” get married to a non-famous particular person someday down the road. “You requested me why I haven’t gotten married. The reality? I don’t assume I can provide any person what they’d be searching for proper now.”

After podcast host Bobbi Althoff questioned why Drake felt that method, he attributed his opinions to the “consistency” of a married couple’s life that he lacks. “I feel my work is my precedence, so I wouldn’t wish to not be capable to contribute as a companion,” he defined. “I simply don’t wish to disappoint somebody, and I’m not, like, Amish.”

Drake clarified that he doesn’t have something in opposition to Amish individuals however felt like he wanted a “rebuttal” in opposition to Althoff, 25, calling him a “thot” who wished to sleep round as an alternative of settling down. (TikTok influencer Althoff, for her half, is married with two youngsters.)

Whereas the “Hotline Bling” musician has but to get married, he’s beforehand been linked to plenty of well-known ladies via the years, together with Rihanna, Serena Williams, Tyra Banks, Kat Dennings and Jennifer Lopez.

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Drake beforehand admitted in December 2019 that it might take so much to interrupt his routine to quiet down.

“I like my area, I like my work, and I like my routine and for me to interrupt that for any person, It will simply need to be a extremely particular particular person that matches into that puzzle, and that’s supportive of the issues I’m doing,” he stated throughout an look on Tidal’s “Rap Radar” podcast on the time. “Should be any person that has style in music. It’d need to be any person that I get together with a lot to the purpose that once we’re separate, I’m feeling like I can’t operate correctly with out their presence.”

He continued: “I’ve come throughout it a couple of instances, I’ve but to have the ability to maintain onto it, for no matter purpose. I’m the captain of a ship, and I look behind me and I see lots of people on board. Full steam forward. That’s simply how I’ve to maintain rocking for proper now. Hopefully, I can discover any person that may simply stand beside me on the wheel and assist me steer whereas we maintain the journey going versus me having to drag over as a result of that particular person is getting seasick.”

Drake additionally briefly dated Sophie Brussaux in 2017, who gave delivery to the pair’s son, Adonis, that October. A supply later instructed Us Weekly solely in December 2020 that the exes are “very fortunately coparenting” Adonis, now 5, who’s a “very joyful little boy.”