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Drake Set to Be Honored as Artist of the Decade at 2021 Billboard Music Awards

Drake Set to Be Honored as Artist of the Decade at 2021 Billboard Music Awards

Drake is receiving a huge honor!

The 34-year-old rapper will receive the Artist of the Decade Award at the 2021 Billboard Music Awards ceremony, per Billboard.

Find out more about his award inside…

The award comes after being ranked the top-performing artist of the last 10 years based on activity on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart and the Billboard 200 albums chart.

It also incorporates data from social media and touring revenue from Dec. 5 2009 to Sept. 28, 2019, which is compiled by Billboard Boxscore.

Drake currently holds the title for most Billboard Music Awards, having won 27 over the course of his career.

He’s also the only solo male artist with over 50 weeks at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and the first solo male to have nine No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200.

The 2021 Billboard Music Awards are broadcasting Sunday, May 23 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. and are being hosted by Nick Jonas.

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