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Drake, Drake, Or Blake?

Is it Canadian hip-hop star Drake, sad English folk-singer Nick Drake, or Romantic poet William Blake? This might be harder than you think.

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  1. Who wrote this?

    "I'm seeing it clearer / The season is nearer / And still I must change"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Canadian Hip-Hop Artist, Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Obscure English Folk Singer, Nick Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    William Blake, poet of the Romantic Age
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Those are the life-changing lyrics of this man, Drake.

    Those are the life-changing lyrics of this man, Drake.
  2. Who wrote this?

    "If thought is life / And strength and breath / And the want / Of thought is death"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Nick Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    William Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Those are the words of the man who also painted this, William Blake.

    Those are the words of the man who also painted this, William Blake.
    en.wikipedia.org
  3. Who wrote this?

    "Now I'm weaker than the palest blue / Oh, so weak in this need for you"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Reclusive gentleman Nick Drake wrote that.

    Reclusive gentleman Nick Drake wrote that.
    Via tumblr.com
  4. Who wrote this?

    "Little lamb / Here I am / Come and lick"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's William Blake, everyone!

    That's William Blake, everyone!
    3ammagazine.com
  5. Who wrote this?

    "I've been a long time that I'm waiting / Been a long time that I'm blown"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was Nick Drake who was blown.

    It was Nick Drake who was blown.
    Via last.fm
  6. Who wrote this?

    "Pain hurts like a cut from a beautiful knife."

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Those could only be the ruminations of one Mr. Drake.

    Those could only be the ruminations of one Mr. Drake.
    prefixmag.com
  7. Who wrote this?

    "I can't even find / The perfect brush so I can paint / What's going through my mind / Racing against myself, but I'm a couple steps behind."

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This guy, Drake, again.

    This guy, Drake, again.
    blkdmnds.com
  8. Who wrote this?

    "Reasoning upon its own dark fiction / In doubt which is self-contradiction"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Those lines were penned by none other than William Blake.

    Those lines were penned by none other than William Blake.
  9. Who wrote this?

    "And the people 'round your head / Who say everything's been said / And the movement in your brain / Sends you out into the rain"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Straight from depressed songwriter Nick Drake.

    Straight from depressed songwriter Nick Drake.
  10. Who wrote this?

    "The best wine is the oldest, the best water the newest."

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The wisdom of William Blake, y'all.

    The wisdom of William Blake, y'all.
  11. Who wrote this?

    "When all is said and done, more is always said than done."

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This dude Drake wrote those lyrics.

    This dude Drake wrote those lyrics.
    glogster.com
  12. Who wrote this?

    "Do you curse where you come from? / Do you swear in the night? / Will it mean much to you / If I treat you right?"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That wisdom was dropped by Nick Drake.

    That wisdom was dropped by Nick Drake.
    last.fm
  13. Who wrote this?

    "Forgotten while you're here / Remembered for a while / A much updated ruin / From a much outdated style"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Nick Drake again!

    Nick Drake again!
    last.fm
  14. Who wrote this?

    "May your neighbors respect you / Trouble neglect you, angels protect you / And heaven accept you"

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    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Drake!

    It's Drake!
    traphouse.tv
  15. Who wrote this?

    "A truth that's told with bad intent / Beats all the lies you can invent."

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Via drizzydrake.org
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Via retrorebirth.wordpress.com
    Drake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    en.wikipedia.org
    Blake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was William Blake that wrote that.

    It was William Blake that wrote that.
    guardian.co.uk
 
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