On Could 29, Pusha-T launched “The Story of Adidon,” a blistering diss monitor wherein he accused Drake of hiding a son, allegedly named Adonis, who he deliberate to divulge to the world via a rumored Adidas deal. “Adidon” is a portmanteau of the kid’s title and the title of the sneaker firm. On his newest double album, Scorpion, which got here out as we speak (June 29), the Toronto native raps about wanting to guard his son from the world, single fatherhood and his strained relationship with the kid’s mom.
On the music, “Impassive,” Drake raps, “I wasn’t hiding my child from the world, I used to be hiding the world from my child.” He continues, “From empty souls who simply get up and look to debate / till you watching your seed, you possibly can by no means relate … Breaking information in my life, I don’t run to the blogs / I solely ones I wanna inform are those I can name.”
The OVO creator makes different references to his baby all through the album. Even earlier than the discharge of Pusha’s music, Drake rapped about baby help on “I’m Upset,” saying, “Can’t go 50/50 with no h* / Each month I’m alleged to pay her payments and get her what she need.”
Drake’s present expertise with fatherhood is the main focus of “March 14,” the closing monitor on his fifth studio album. He raps:
“Yesterday morning was loopy / I needed to come to phrases with the truth that it’s not a possibly / That s**t is in stone, sealed and signed / She’s not my lover like Billie Jean, however the child is mine / Sandi used to inform me all it takes is one time / S**t, we solely met two instances. Two instances / And each instances had been nothing like the brand new instances / Now it’s tough instances/ I’m out right here on entrance strains simply tryna guarantee that I see him typically / It’s breaking my spirit / A single father, I hate after I hear it.”
Within the above strains, the rapper is speaking about discovering out the paternity of his son and barely understanding the lady he impregnated, though his mom forewarned him about it taking one sexual encounter to father a baby. On the music, Drake additionally reveals his son’s birthday is on Oct. 11 and explains that’s the rationale he has the quantity tattooed. He additionally alludes to custody points along with his baby’s mom and says he has solely been capable of meet his son on Christmas.
“I bought a empty crib in my empty crib / I solely met you one time, launched you to Saint Nick / He should’ve introduced you want 20 items / Your mom saying you rising so quick that they don’t actually match however, man, you recognize / I nonetheless needed to get it for my boy although.”
Scorpion may be streamed on all music platforms.