Shine On: From Protégé to Star

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  • Shine On: From Protégé to Star
  • Drake
  • Jay-Z
  • Aaliyah
  • Lil Kim
  • Snoop Dogg
  • Eminem
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Big Sean
  • Game
  • 50 Cent
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Rihanna
  • Mase
  • Big Pun
  • Foxy Brown
  • Bow Wow
  • Da Brat
  • Beanie Sigel
  • Meek Mill
  • J. Cole

Drake

Drake got an early cosign from Lil Wayne, collaborating and touring with him before finally signing to the star's Young Money imprint in 2009. But in 2010, his debut album, Thank Me Later, handily outsold his mentor's album that year, I Am Not a Human Being.

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