Aubrey Drake Graham prominently known as Drake, is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, actor and record producer. Drake was born on October 24, 1986 and raised in Toronto, Ontario. He first rose to fame for his role as Jimmy Brooks on the television show Degrassi: The Next Generation. He later gained celeberty status as a rapper, releasing many mixtapes before signing to Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment in June 2009. Room for Improvement was the name of Drake's first mixtape and released in 2006. The next year he released another mixtape called Comeback Season, which generated the popular song "Replacement Girl" which featured Trey Songz.