Drake Says Eminem Is “Underappreciated” & Calls Snoop Dogg “Too Raw”

Written by on October 28, 2021

Whether or not you are a fan of the Certified Lover Boy or certainly one of his greatest critics, one can by no means say that Drake will not be a pupil of the sport. Ever since he began making a reputation for himself as an artist with the discharge of So Far Gone in 2009, Drake has proved on quite a few events that he’s not solely educated of Hip-Hop’s previous however appreciative of the artists who’ve come earlier than him.

Now, after a days-long celebration of his 35th birthdaythe Toronto artist has returned to Instagram to have fun two different Hip-Hop legends: Eminem and Snoop Dogg.

Rappers Drake, Eminem, and Lil Wayne perform onstage during the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on January 31, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.
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This Thursday morning, Drake has apparently been revisiting archival footage from the Up In Smoke Tourthe iconic West Coast Hip-Hop tour that traveled throughout North America for 3 months in 2000. The Up In Smoke Tour boasted an insane line-up of artists, which included Eminem, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Nate Dogg, Warren G, Devin The Dude, Xzibit, Westside Connection, many different fan-favorite artists.

Over two Instagram story posts, Drake made it his mission to pay homage to Em, particularly. As seen beneath, Drake praised Eminem’s impression on Hip-Hop by writing, “Man this man is underappreciated @eminem.”

Drake Instagram Story Screenshots 10/28/2021
Drake/Instagram

Whereas the 2 have not collaborated on wax since the 2009 posse cut “Forever,” which additionally featured Kanye West and Lil Wayne, Eminem did have some recommendation for Drizzy on his Music To Be Murdered By – B Aspect observe “Zeus,” on which Em rapped, “And, Drake, they’re gonna activate you someday too / And the extra you win, the earlier they do.

Drake additionally took the chance to provide Snoop Dogg, with whom Drake collaborated with (as Snoop Lion) on the Reincarnated single “No Guns Allowed,” his flowers as nicely. In reference to the Mount Westmore artist, Drizzy wrote, “My uncle too uncooked @snoopdogg.”

Drake Instagram Screenshot 10/28/2021
Drake/Instagram

No matter your opinion of Drake’s musical output, are you glad to see the chart-topping rapper exhibiting love to 2 of Hip-Hop’s most legendary artists?

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