Several hours after Drake announced a co-written a poetry book, the superstar rapper/writer has confirmed his forthcoming For All the Dogs full length.
Taking out full page advertisements for his new poetry book Titles Ruin Everything. in such iconic newspapers as the Los Angeles Times, New York Post, the Houston Chronicle, each advert contains a QR code linked a TitlesRuinEverything.com website where, in a short statement, the impending LP was revealed including “I made an album to go with the book,” “They say they miss the old Drake girl don’t tempt me. FOR ALL THE DOGS.” from Drake
On Friday (6.23) the multi Grammy Award winning artist took to Instagram to confirm his book titled Titles Ruin Everything: A Stream of Consciousness by Kenza Samir & Aubrey Graham. “I don’t know if I have ever wanted people to buy or support something more in my life,” Drake wrote in his post alongside a photo of a blue book covered in title text from the back to the front cover.
Drake teased the project last summer during the debut episode of his radio show Table For One, which premiered before the release of Honestly, Nevermind. “Thank you to everybody who helped me with this. Shout-out to Kenza. Kenza, I love you. I want to send you some love,” he said at the time. “Me and Kenza have a book coming out this year — we have a book coming out this year, a poetry book.”
The poetry book is available now via his merchandise site drakerelated.com and other select retailers. The poetry book is in collaboration with frequent songwriting partner Kenza Samir.
While his book was available for purchase as of Saturday afternoon, the Canadian musician (born Aubrey Drake Graham) has yet to reveal For All the Dogs’ release date. His new album follows Her Loss, the collaborative LP between Drake and 21 Savage, as well as the rapper’s own Certified Lover Boy and Honestly, Nevermind.