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UPDATE: Sources have told TMZ that Drake, Jas Prince and James Prince are not involved with MarQuis Trill’s ‘Toronto to Houston’ documentary. Trill has since taken to twitter to respond: “A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record. Documentary has been described as a ‘filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition or practice​.'”

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Anyone that’s followed Drake‘s career even remotely should be aware of his affinity for Houston, which is one of hip-hop’s most influential cities for many reasons. Accordingly, director MarQuis Trill is gearing up to release a new documentary on Aubrey, chronicling his appreciation for the Texas city.

Below we in turn get a first look at Toronto to Houston, which begins with Jas Prince speaking on discovering Drake, before transitioning to signature moments ranging from Drizzy hosting Houston Appreciation Weekend to opening a pop-up strip club for the Super Bowl and beyond.

People always ask “How did you get started?” Well one way was filming @Champagnepapi in Houston, Tx. Every concert, event, club, or appearance that happened in H-Town, I was there. 2018 marks the 5th year anniversary of “Houston Appreciation Weekend.” To understand what Houston Appreciation Weekend, a.k.a #HAW, is all about, you have to go back to its origin. I’m talking 2009, as Drake was rising to the top of the music world. He credits Houston for the culture and the impact it had on him with launching his career – specifically on May 8, 2009, the show at Warehouse Live. Hope everyone enjoys my artistic documentary. Side note: To all the artists, hustlers, creators and aspiring professionals. Stay focused, block all negativity and work on your craft everyday. I know there are some days when you feel like all your work is going unnoticed & your career isn’t moving. I’m here as living proof to tell you “You can be where and what you want to be.” Title: Toronto to Houston Date: TBA Director & Editor: @MarQuisTrill *This is not endorsed by Drake* TAG 5-7 PEOPLE | WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG BY “DRAKE”? | I WILL PICK 5 WINNERS OUT OF THE COMMENTS TO WIN PRIZES! #Drake #documentary #Houston #Toronto #warehouselive #Concert #marquistrill #Ovo #Haw #drakeconcert #bts #Series #houstonappreciationweekend #Mediacontent #Entertainment258 #Contest #tagafriend #engineroomhtx #mercyhouston #theballet #Morelife | A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record. Documentary" has been described as a "filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition, and mode of audience reception" that is continually evolving and is without clear boundaries.

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As Complex points out, Drake has referenced Houston in a number of his songs, namely that of “November 18th,” “From Time,” “305 to My City,” and “Too Much.”

For now, there is no disclosed release date surrounding the Toronto to Houston documentary, so be sure to stay tuned for more.

Speaking of Drake, watch Serena Williams dance her ass off to N.E.R.D and Rihanna’s “Lemon.”

  • Main / Featured Image: Drake / Joe Scarnici / Getty

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