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  • Drake talks about Jewish Rappers

    Rapper Drake sat down with Chelsea Handler on her late night show “Chelsea Lately” last week to talk about his new album “Take Care.” Handler asked Drake if there are any other Jewish rappers out there, and Drake told her about Matisyahu and Mac Miller, to which Handler asked, “Do you guys all hang out… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Drake: ‘I will still perform at Penn State this weekend‘ 2. LeBron taking his talents to the JCC 3. Darren Aronofsky wants you to… More ▸

  • Drake opens up about his racial and religious identity

    In this week’s Village Voice, Drake speaks to one of the preeminent hip hop commentators, Jay Smooth. (Jay has written for the Source, founded one of the earliest hip hop blogs and hosts a popular vlog series called “Ill Doctrine.”) Since the songs from his new album “Take Care” leaked online, Jay takes the opportunity… More ▸

  • Drake: ‘I will still perform at Penn State this weekend’

    Things are going from bad to unbelievable to surreal up in State College, Penn. Last night, students almost burned their campus down when they found out Joe Paterno had been fired by the board of trustees. Though most students are anxiously awaiting the game against Nebraska this weekend (this is going to be one awkward game), another… More ▸

  • Drake’s biggest fear is…

    Before I reveal what Drake posted on his blog yesterday (and what he said in an interview with The Source), let me just say this. When I imagine what Drake could be afraid of, the thing that comes to mind is getting shot. I mean, it happened to him before, or rather to the character he played… More ▸

  • Jonah Hill’s awkward e-mail to Drake

    Jonah Hill sat down with Jay Leno on Monday and told him about a rather awkward yet funny accident he had a while back. As part of his well-buzzed diet, Hill keeps a daily track record of what he is eating, and then report via e-mail to his nutritionist the same day. However, one night… More ▸

  • Drake: ‘I was begging to act on SNL!’

    A couple of days ago we posted the hilarious SNL short in which Andy Samberg interviewed Drake. Apparently, there is a reason why Drake did more than just sing: He just really really wanted to act. “I’m dying to, man. I was begging,” Drake told MTV News. “I was begging everybody like, ‘Please let me… More ▸

  • Andy Samberg interviews Drake. HILARIOUS!

    Rapper Drake was musical guest on this weekend’s SNL and he got a special treatment from Andy Samberg, in a series of bizarre interviews. If you’re into Andy Samberg’s humor, prepare for two minutes and 35 seconds of comic gold. More ▸

  • Drake shares his NBA “knowledge” for new video game ad

    There might not be any NBA basketball this year but it’s not stopping 2K Sports from releasing the brand new NBA2K12 video game Tuesday. The successful brand released a special commercial for the upcoming game, where athletes, fans and celebrities argue about who is the best NBA team of all time, and Drake is apparently… More ▸

  • Drake talks about Tupac

    It’s been 15 years since the rapper Tupac Shakur was murdered (he was shot on September 7, 1996 in Las Vegas, and died 6 days later in the hospital). The hit on Tupac, followed by the killing of Notorious B.I.G, marked the peak of the East Coast-West Coast Rap War in the mid 90s. Now members of… More ▸