Drake’s Apollo Theater show in New York City turned out to be fairly the occasion. Along with having Harlem’s personal Diplomats be part of him on stage to carry out their beloved “nationwide anthem,” Drake ran by way of a career’s worth of hits starting from his earliest radio swings like “Headlines” and “Over” to his newer 21 Savage collabs like “Wealthy Flex” (“do one thing for meeee”) and “Jimmy Cooks,” all whereas roasting his Degrassi: The Next Generation character and holding an eye fixed out for his followers.
Through the Sunday night time present, a fan fell from the balcony to the orchestra pit ground, prompting Drake to pause the present and guarantee her security. “Simply gotta make certain any individual’s OK,” he advised the followers. The crew additionally needed to ensure that the opposite followers can be secure, eradicating a stage gentle the fallen fan knocked misplaced, in addition to its electrical cables.
After about quarter-hour, the present resumed with an announcement that there had been no severe accidents. Upon his return to the stage, Drake promised to make up for the delay saying, “Let’s simply make some noise that everyone’s okay. I really feel like they needed to wait like 10 minutes; we should always go up somewhat extra.” He additionally gave followers one thing else to stay up for, teasing a new project in 2023.