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Drake’s Classic ‘So Far Gone’ Mixtape Is Coming To Streaming Platforms

13 February 2019
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To celebrate the tenth anniversary of So Far Gone, Drake has announced that the classic mixtape will finally be released on streaming services on 14 February 2019.

The Canadian star announced the news on Instagram by sharing a photo of the tape’s artwork, accompanied by a caption thanking everyone who was involved in the creative process of the project.

He concluded the post with “So Far Gone streaming everywhere for the first time ever Thursday”.

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@futuretheprince a decade ago you were Dj’ing all ages parties…@ovo40 a decade ago you were scared to share your beats…@oliverelkhatib a decade ago you worked at a clothing store selling someone else’s product…@boi1da a decade ago you were in a basement with pink insulation walls figuring out fruity loops…@ovoniko a decade ago we were handing out flyers promoting club nights…@realbriamyles a decade ago you were working the makeup counter at Beverly Centre…@nebzilla a decade ago your moms house was my safe place and we really ran through the 6 everyday together…@bunb a decade ago you were a legend and you will remain that forever…@benballer a decade ago you promoted me as if you were getting a cut of my career…@treysongz a decade ago you were the first person to recognize potential and give me a co-sign…@omarion a decade ago you came to the Beverly Wilshire Hotel and laid a verse for an unknown artist from Canada…@darkiemade a decade ago you emailed me the cover art for something that would change my life forever…[email protected] a decade ago you came to my release party at 6 Degrees and made me the biggest artist in the city off your presence alone…@kanyewest a decade ago I rapped over your beat cause you just made the best shit and even though you stay wildin on twitter these days I will never forget what you contributed to the game and my career…Portia I don’t know your IG but a decade ago you told me to rap over June 27th and bonded me and Houston Texas forever…@jas.prince a decade ago you took a chance on MySpace and introduced me to Wayne…@liltunechi a decade ago you took me out of Toronto and gave me the biggest blessing anybody has ever given me…I will never forget anybody involved in this journey even if you don’t fit in this caption…So Far Gone streaming everywhere for the first time ever Thursday.

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Despite the turbulence in their relationship at the moment, the caption also sees Drake give a special shout out to Kanye West for what he contributed to “the game and my career”.

Featuring the big tracks “Best I Ever Had” and “Successful”, So Far Gone was Drake’s official introduction to the music world and the 2009 project propelled him to stardom.

The news of Drake’s re-issue comes just days after the OVO artist won Best Rap Song at the Grammy Awards for his 2018 hit, “God’s Plan”.

While we wait for So Far Gone to hit streaming platforms, watch Drake and Meek Mill’s slick visuals for “Going Bad” right here.