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Drake Plans Young Money Reunion Performance With Lil Wayne And Nicki Minaj

By Oreoritse Tariemi
15 July 2022   |   9:28 am
Drake has announced a Young Money reunion performance with Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj at a brand-new festival set to take place in his hometown of Toronto, Ontario, from July 28 to Aug. 1, titled "October World Weekend." The "Hotline Bling" rapper announced October World Weekend via his Instagram, also revealing his plans to launch…

</strong> Drake | Image: Instagram

Drake has announced a Young Money reunion performance with Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj at a brand-new festival set to take place in his hometown of Toronto, Ontario, from July 28 to Aug. 1, titled “October World Weekend.”

The “Hotline Bling” rapper announced October World Weekend via his Instagram, also revealing his plans to launch an OVO Fest tour next year in honor of his OVO Sound record label’s 2012 launch.

He wrote, “I am currently working on bringing OVO FEST around the world in 2023 for the 10th Anniversary but of course we wanted to turn the city up for the summer!!!”

He also teased, “more event announcements to come.”

“October World Weekend” will kick off with “All Canadian North Stars” will play at Drake’s History venue on Thursday night. Chris Brown and Lil Baby will headline a concert on Friday night at the Budweiser Stage as part of the duo’s One of Them Ones Tour. The Young Money reunion, which will also happen at Budweiser Stage, will wrap out October World Weekend on Sunday night.

Nicki Minaj shared the festival’s poster on her Instagram story, captioning it with a lyric from 2018’s “Chun-Li,” writing, “Ayo I BEEN Storm! X-Men BEEN formed!”

Back in March, the “Monster” rapper spoke about a possible tour with Drake and Lil Wayne during a Twitter Q&A.

“Yes, of course — that’s been discussed many times,” she wrote in response to a fan. “Really a matter of timing. Also, IDK how all 3 of us would have enough time on stage to please all of our diff fans.”

Young Money Entertainment is an American record label founded by Lil Wayne. YME was an imprint of Cash Money Records and its music is distributed by Republic Records.