Drake Posted An Old Handwritten Apology To His Mum After He Ran Up Her Credit Card Bill

Drake had a pretty sweet childhood as far as rapper go.

A lot of us probably wasted our parents’ money in some form or another growing up, but I don’t know how many people actually had direct access to their mum’s credit card!?

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Bad Breed. Mom Unruly.

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You wouldn’t really expect a thugged out rapper to have that kind of upbringing, but it turns out Drake did have that sort of privilege as a kid judging by this letter he shared on Instagram earlier:


It reads:

I have cancelled the WireImage subscription due to my eBay charges coming to more than I had planned for,” wrote the then 19-year-old. “Please note that you will be reimbursed fully through several methods and/or means of payment.

So when this guy was rapping about how he “Started From The Bottom”, what did he actually mean? He was a fairly successful child actor growing up, was going nuts with his mum’s credit card on Ebay in 2006, and then became a famous rapper in his early 20s.

Whatever the case, something tells me he did good on his word and paid his mum back:


Meanwhile, this 30 year old love letter from 2Pac is being sold for $35,000.


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