drake popcaan ovo signee october's very own
Getty Images / Left: Drake / Prince Williams / Right: Popcaan / Joseph Okpako

Drake attended Popcaan‘s “Unruly Fest” at Lyssons Park in Jamaica on Sunday and announced that the Dancehall artist has officially signed to OVO Sound. A fan page dedicated to Drake, @WordOnRd, posted the announcement on Twitter.

“I just want to let everybody know, finally, officially, 2019, Popcaan is signed to OVO,” Drake said during the announcement.

View this post on Instagram

Psycho psycho ?

A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on

View this post on Instagram

The fam them respect my brothers ????✊?@unrulyfest

A post shared by 876GUD (@popcaanmusic) on

Popcaan previously collaborated with Drake on the 2016 single “Controlla,” and with the signing, the artist also joins dvsn, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Majid Jordan and others as part of OVO Sound.

Not only did Drake make the surprising announcement, the 6 God also performed a slew of his popular tracks like “Fake Love,” “In My Feelings,” “God’s Plan,” “Mob Ties,” and even “Controlla,” which you can view in the clips below.

Prior to the announcement, Popcaan has also premiered the visual for his single, “Dun Rich” featuring Nigerian artist Davido. The song is taken off Popcaan’s most recent album, Forever, which debuted back in July, and the two are seen performing across the streets and landscapes of Lagos, Nigeria. Enjoy the video below.

In other music news, Cardi B is reportedly not performing at the Super Bowl in support of Colin Kaepernick.

Words by Renz Ofiaza
Staff Writer

scribbling by day, architect by night