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Another way to understand Drake’s ‘Started From the Bottom’- Money lessons

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While everyone is screaming started from the bottom now we are here I wonder have they actually taken a step back and realized what Drake is actually accomplishing in his life as a business man. Our community is not very money smart when it comes to investing and establishing wealth…

Take a look at this article


by Darren Sands

It’s not that Drake is obsessed with making the Forbes top earners in hip-hop list every year — or well, you know, maybe he is.

“That’s pretty much my objective every year,” Drake recently told Forbes, when asked if he thought he was going to make the list of hip-hop’s top earners. “Other than making good music … every year, we just want to get more prepared and better at touring and better at things that make money,” he said. “If I’m not on [the Forbes] list this year, I’d be gravely disappointed.

Enter Drizzy’s Started From the Bottom, a song with growling synths and couplets reminding us that, for all of Drake’s allegiance to excess, is tied to comeuppance, success to his loyalties. With production by collaborator Mike Zombie it is, by all accounts, a smash; it cracked the top ten of the Billboard 100 this week and is still rising.

Let’s take a look at what’s in the song:

Wear your humble beginnings as a badge of honor. “Boys tell stories about the man; say I never struggled, wasn’t hungry, yeah, I doubt it.” The best self-made success stories are those that emphasize where a person or business venture came from. Some slept in cars or on friends’ couches, going to great lengths to realize their dreams. What will be your story?


Read entire article at BlackEnterprise.com


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