New Drake Song
2013-02-02 by Seth Barry-Hinton | 44 Comments
R&B performer Drake, formerly known as Wheelchair Jimmy, has released a new single entitled "Started From the Bottom", because irony is in right now. The song will serve as the first single for his upcoming, currently untitled third album, and was originally planned for release on the night of the 55th Grammy Awards. It has been preemptively released on Drake's personal BlogSpot, along with a statement.

You can view the blog post and listen to the song at:
http://octobersveryown.blogspot.com/2013/02/started-from-bottom.html
Tagged: Drake

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gosk8n
February 2nd 2013
1050 Comments


lol nice write up

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robertsona
Staff Reviewer
February 2nd 2013
15036 Comments


on the fence about this but my feelings are pretty much exactly the same as when i first listened to "headlines" and i love that song now so

oltnabrick
February 2nd 2013
30858 Comments


this was really bad.


lol.

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mindleviticus
February 2nd 2013
8232 Comments


Jesus Christ that was awful

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EaglesBecomeVultures
February 2nd 2013
5242 Comments


shits hot

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elephantREVOLUTION
February 2nd 2013
2744 Comments


wheelchair jimmy!

blastOFFitsPARTYtime
February 2nd 2013
1477 Comments


ew.

Progger6009
February 2nd 2013
1099 Comments


Wow, I usually find reasons to keep listening to my favorite artist. Drake was my favorite hip hop artist 3 years ago, even Take Care was pretty good. This is just utter shit. Sorry Drake but may or may not even check out the album.

YoYoMancuso
February 2nd 2013
11084 Comments


Misread this as "new nick drake song" wishful thinking i guess

blastOFFitsPARTYtime
February 2nd 2013
1477 Comments


^would have been one hell of a day maker.

GringoSuave89
February 2nd 2013
1035 Comments


By himself Drake is great, but I'm so fucking tired of his features... Now, if I'm to believe the comments, he's getting shitty all around. Disappointing...

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atokad432
February 2nd 2013
105 Comments


I bet most of the people who say this song sucks now, will like it shortly.

Kris.
February 2nd 2013
12345 Comments


this is really good

EaglesBecomeVultures
February 2nd 2013
5242 Comments


beat bumps

steadyriot
February 2nd 2013
443 Comments


swag

iGuter
February 2nd 2013
347 Comments


Drake, just bring back the xx influenced music you did with Take Care that was some of the best rap I'd heard in a long time; this just sounds like a bad A$AP Rocky song.

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EaglesBecomeVultures
February 2nd 2013
5242 Comments


Drake, just bring back The Weeknd influenced music you did with Take Care

fixed, agreed

ThePac
February 2nd 2013
219 Comments


not great

PistolPete
February 2nd 2013
3611 Comments


not feeling it, hate how often the chorus line is repeated (it reminds me of why i hate nicki minaj she does that too)

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ButtsweatAndTears
February 2nd 2013
340 Comments


Sucks soooooo much.........

VermicideReloadead
February 2nd 2013
1433 Comments


This started from the bottom of the barrel and it will be in the bottom of the barrel for a long time.

RevenantBlue
February 2nd 2013
136 Comments


The whack flow totally makes sense when you imagine him heading into the studio after an hour-long clambake. He's definitely not himself on this

nnnope
February 2nd 2013
418 Comments


I really like it. A real bold move to make this the first single, but it rules so whatever

InFiction
February 2nd 2013
3663 Comments


Repetitive as fuck, but not a bad song.

GringoSuave89
February 2nd 2013
1035 Comments


it's not bad at all, but it's not fantastic. he always had an ear for production though.

BTBAMbear
February 2nd 2013
96 Comments


I like Drake, but this song is just bad.

BTBAMbear
February 2nd 2013
96 Comments


Actually the beat is pretty sick, his flow is wack though.

DotEight
February 2nd 2013
5530 Comments


Does it sound like his other 600 songs?

BTBAMbear
February 2nd 2013
96 Comments


no its quite different actually, sounds like it would be terrible on first listen but its kinda growing on me. weird.

DotEight
February 2nd 2013
5530 Comments


I've never been a fan of his at all so I'm hesitant to even pause Botch for this.

BTBAMbear
February 2nd 2013
96 Comments


no, never pause Botch. Wait til thats done, then maybe give it a listen.

VermicideReloadead
February 3rd 2013
1433 Comments


Well the beat is good, I have to give him credit for that, but drake ruins everything.

MunsuLight
February 3rd 2013
561 Comments


Beat was good, but Drake fucking sucks on this.. Why does he need to repeat the same line over and over again.. The "mainstream" syndrome..

necromechanical
February 3rd 2013
519 Comments


i wish drake would try to build off his sound on take care. that album is awesome but this songs kinda boring...will still listen a few times though

TooLateToGoBack
February 3rd 2013
1764 Comments


Loved Take Care, but this was bad.

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krig9412
February 3rd 2013
794 Comments


Drake needs to drop the rapping and just stick with producing beats, he's got a real ear for them but his flow and lyrics have, and will always be, shit.

nnnope
February 3rd 2013
418 Comments


....what?

VermicideReloadead
February 3rd 2013
1433 Comments


Drake's lyrics and autotune are painful, worse than a torture made by Vaas Montenegro and Hoyt Volker.

RosaParks
February 3rd 2013
14909 Comments


decent party rap maybe

EaglesBecomeVultures
February 3rd 2013
5242 Comments


Still not sure where you're hearing the auto tune bro

robertsona
Staff Reviewer
February 3rd 2013
15036 Comments


i know drake laid off the autotune after so far gone for hsi two studio albums but (and i have to listen to it again) this did sound sorta autotuned iirc

not like i care

1ChrisRock
February 4th 2013
101 Comments


"Started from the bottom"

I feel lied to

nnnope
February 4th 2013
418 Comments


everyone keeps saying that but isn't it obvious he's talking about his musical career?
ie started from the bottom (rapping on other peoples beats for free) now we here (#1 singles with rihanna)

Strider
February 12th 2013
4598 Comments


it's pretty weak compared to anything on Take Care



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