The Twittersphere erupted with speculation that Drake's new album cover features a portrait of Beyonce and Jay-Z's daughter Blue Ivy; Drake says 'no,' the illustration is of him as a child.
drake told mtv:
"It's a child version of myself staring at myself now. Sometimes when I try and think back on this journey, it's so hard to pinpoint all of these moments and it gets foggy," he said.
The lyrical expert put on a showstopping performance at Sunday's MTV VMAs and briefly recreated the view from the cover on stage.
"Even on past albums when I've been trying to tell this story, I've got there, but maybe not got there all the way," the 26-year-old Grammy winner continued.
"And what that album art is to me is, like, this is my most clean, concise thoughts from now and my best recollection of then. That's really what that cover's about."
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