MEMPHIS, Tenn. - He may have started from the bottom, but rapper Drake is making headlines by doing one dance that started in the Bluff City.
According to party promoter Curtis Givens, the Grammy winner called him wanting to have a private party at In LOVE Memphis, a popular nightclub located at 144 Winchester Rd.
Givens said it was a last minute call, but he and his business partner were up for the challenge.
Shout out to @champagnepapi! Call me at 8:33pm wanting to have a private party at Love at the last minute. @peppa_mouthofthasouth and I put it together and there it is. Great times with great people. #aintnopartylikeacurtisgivensparty #curtisgivens #flyishonly #wearegettingreadyforfeb9th #curtisgivensbirthdaycelebration #getyourflyright
As word quickly spread that Drake was in Memphis, videos started popping up on social media.
He was seen doing the popular "shoot" dance made famous by Memphis rapper BlocBoy JB.
The rapper even previewed new music during his appearance at the club. He also made a stop at Friday night's Grizzlies game against the Sacramento Kings.
Drake is in the GrindHouse!— Scott Madaus (@scottmadaus) January 20, 2018
Drake is no stranger to the area. His father, Dennis Graham, is from Memphis, and Drake is known to visit frequently.
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