Video: Drake & J. Cole Commemorate Aaliyah

Sunday, January 16th, 2011

Today would have been Aaliyah’s 32nd birthday. SoulCultureUK spoke to both J. Cole and Drake while they were out on the UK leg of their European tour. Drake talks about how Aaliyah had the biggest impact on his music career after a conversation he had with his dad and after the jump, J. Cole talks about his teenage crush on Aaliyah and going as far as making a beat for her when she passed.

SoulCultureUK also asked Drake what his favorite verse was, find that below too.

Previously: Drake Interview w/ DJ Semtex (Video)

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