Drake stunned enthusiasts on Thursday as he dropped a brand new trailer for a brand new album, Horrifying Hours 3.
Hours after freeing his new tune video for First Particular person Shooter with J. Cole, the Canadian rapper, 37, stunned enthusiasts by means of importing the video to Instagram.
The video starts with an aerial shot of a automotive riding down a quiet side road at evening prior to photographs of Toronto’s Roy Thomson Corridor, the place it later units the scene for the trailer and Drake’s narration.
Within the background of the video, audiences can pay attention Drake speaking about his final frame of labor, For All of the Canine, for which he says he feels extraordinarily assured and happy with.
He mentioned: ‘I will say this to you. I believe no wish to please any one I believe so assured with the frame of labor I have simply dropped that I do know I will be able to disappear for 6 months, a 12 months, two years, even supposing I’m now not tremendous into the long disappearances for the sake of poser.
‘You understand, alternately its come to me in some way that I have not skilled, its come to me in some way like I am on medication. I believe like I’m in that psychological state the place I will be able to do the rest’.
He is going on to assert that the songs at the new album had been written ‘within the final 5 days’ and that he did ‘now not have one bar written’ when he launched For All of the Canine.
The fast movie ends with an ominous orchestral rating, environment the tone for Drake’s upcoming unencumber.
Within the caption, he notes that the Horrifying Hours 3 releases this night (November 17) in the dark EST.
Fanatics temporarily took to the feedback to proportion their pleasure, one wrote: ‘Let’s gooooo’.
Any other added: ‘Countdown is on’.
‘He now not preventing’, penned a 3rd.
A fourth mentioned: ‘The typhoon prior to the calm’
It comes after Drake and J. Cole competed towards every different via chess, desk tennis, and basketball within the new tune video for First Particular person Shooter, which dropped Wednesday.
The biracial hip-hop stars recreated a well-known image of football stars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo taking part in chess, which was once photographed by means of Annie Leibovitz 12 months in the past as a part of their Louis Vuitton paid partnership.
Drake and the German-born 38-year-old at first launched their US Billboard Scorching 100 No. 1 hit collaboration on October 6 off Drake’s 8th studio album For All of the Canine.
It marked the primary No. 1 hit for J. (born Jermaine) and the thirteenth No. 1 hit for Drake (born Aubrey Graham), which tied him with the past due Michael Jackson for probably the most solo number-one songs by means of a solo male artist.
And as a tribute to the King of Pop, the five-time Grammy winner donned a silver-sequin glove and socks with black loafers within the video.
‘N****, beat it, n****, beat it, what?’ he rapped.
At the wall in the back of the OVO Sound co-founder’s chess fit, was once the album quilt drawn by means of his five-year-old son Adonis Mahbed Graham.
Drake’s CG-filled five-minute tune video has already accrued just about part one million perspectives on YouTube.
First Particular person Shooter was once directed by means of Gibson Danger – who prior to now helmed movies for Lil Uzi Vert, Metro Boomin, and Lil Nas X.
The tune video started with Brian Baumgartner – perfect recognized for enjoying Kevin Malone within the NBC mockumentary sitcom The Place of work (2005–2013) – taking part in a recreation on his pc whilst ‘managing’ an place of business stuffed with dummies.
The 50-year-old Daylight hours Emmy winner then gained a decision from the CEO, which became out to be Drake and J. Cole taking part in ping pong in an place of business which then magically reworked right into a stadium.
The Grammy winner – who was once a capturing guard for Scarborough Capturing Stars final 12 months – confirmed off his hoop talents whilst dressed like Spider-Guy.
To not be outdone, Drake – who was once additionally dressed like Spider-Guy – then magically introduced the basketball across the Earth prior to its fiery touchdown within the hoop at Scotiabank Enviornment.
The Degrassi alum was once then transported within the Toronto subway the place males wore canine mask and he shamelessly when compared girls to precise canine with their names (Nadine, Christine, Justine, Kathleen, Charlene, Pauline, Claudine) written on collars.
The video ended with a vainglorious show of the Titles Damage The entirety poet having a large statue of himself unveiled in his Toronto homeland.
Drake and J. Cole’s video got here two days once they introduced their joint 22-date It is All a Blur Excursion – Large Because the What? which kicks off January 18 at Ball Enviornment in Denver, CO.
The Money App pre-sale started on Wednesday at 11am and tickets for the general public move on sale this Friday at 10am.
The Emmy-nominated Euphoria manufacturer could also be up for 4 trophies – together with perfect rap efficiency – on the 66th Annual Grammy Awards, which air February 4 on CBS/Paramount+ from LA’s Crypto.com Enviornment.
And for his monitor All My Lifestyles with Lil Durk, J. Cole scored one nomination for perfect melodic rap efficiency.