Drake pays homage to Lil Wayne in a major way when he gets a full tattoo of the Young Money rapper on his arm.
Lil Wayne is credited as the man who brought Drake and Nicki Minaj to the forefront of hip hop when he signed them to Young Money/Cash Money Records back in 2009. Both rappers have since gone on to become two of the biggest artists on the planet with millions of records sold worldwide. Drake often shows Weezy his appreciation with lavish gifts and a lot of praises on stage, but this is his biggest gesture yet.
The 6 God debut the new Lil Wayne tattoo on his left arm last night on his Instagram page. He also has a Hotskull Unruly tattoo on the same arm as an homage to his close friend Popcaan. Directly above the Lil Wayne tat is a Drakkar Noir bottle tattoo. The photo of Drake was taken at his Houston Appreciation Week celebration in Houston. As part of the celebration, he hosted a retirement party for three of his favorite strippers last weekend.
Drake also has a tattoo of Aaliyah and two tats of Sade that he got while on tour in Europe earlier this year.