Drake has shared the first-ever photographs of his 2-year-old child, named Adonis, alongside an inspiring message about family. The 33-year-old rapper has been famously private about his son, whom he invited with French model Sophie Brussaux in October 2017.
Today, surprisingly, he decided to share a few photographs of his handsome kid, whose striking blue eyes and curly blonde fro made us soften. The 33-year-old, who uncovered he was a dad following a 2018 fight with rapper Pusha T, presented the pictures on his Instagram account early on the morning of March 30.
In the caption, Drake considers how this time of social distancing considering coronavirus has carried him closer to the ones he loves. “What is generally significant for you right presently is to associate with your own inward light,” he writes. “This will make the greatest opening of all. Trust that you have the entirety of the force inside to get this going, and so as to do that interface with the individuals and things that present to you a ton of satisfaction.”
Various photographs in the post highlight Drake’s child, named Adonis, playing, posing for the camera and associating with his parents. The two-year-old’s mom, Sophie Brussaux, is a 30-year-old model, artist, and previous porno star.
Drake’s post, which inferred that he was right now isolated from Adonis because of social distancing, incorporated a long, heartfelt message about the significance of family and remaining positive during a troublesome time.
“I love and miss my beautiful family and friends and I can’t wait for the joyful day when we are all able to reunite,” Drake wrote. “Until then please keep your lights on.”
Public information that Drake was a dad started when he and Pusha T’s public fight spilled into a series of diss tracks. In the most well known of those, called “Story of Adidon,” Pusha T rapped and blamed Drake for “hiding” his child from the world.
“We talkin’ character, let me keep with the facts. You are hiding a child, let that boy come home,” Pusha T said in the song.
That disclosure started a reaction from Drake on the song “Emotionless,” in which he clarified that he wasn’t “hiding” Adonis, but instead attempting to protect him from the investigation that accompanies being a celebrity’s child.
“I wasn’t hidin’ my kid from the world,” Drake rapped on the song. “I was hidin’ the world from my kid From empty souls who just wake up and look to debate Until you starin’ at your seed, you can never relate.”
Since the paternity drama died away, Drake has purportedly been FaceTiming his child consistently and is keeping up a peaceful co-parenting relationship with Sophie Brussaux.