Drake Is Trying To Get People To Call Toronto “The 6” For Some Reason

Because he can do that?

1. If you haven’t heard, on Tuesday, Drake announced that his new album will be called Views From The 6.

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2. Billboard was like: “It’s not entirely clear what ‘The 6’ is, though a recent online hoax would suggest it’s a reference to his hometown.”


6. Until people started putting together two-and-two and six-and-six together…

7. …and realized Drake is lowkey trying to rebrand his home city.

18. Meanwhile in Canada, “the average non-Drake fan likely has no idea this is even happening,” said Rawiya Kameir, a Toronto-based writer.


19. Ever propelled by a feeling that his influence might not be fully acknowledged, Drake is really trying to make “The 6” happen. Toronto, are you with him?

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