At the October World Weekend this year, Drake and singer Keshia Chante got back together. Drake brought his first girlfriend, Keshia Chante, on stage during his OVO Fest 2022, sending fans into a frenzy. Drake’s introduction of his ex-lover was as memorable as their performance, which had the audience cheering and hooting.
Meet Drake’s first girlfriend: Keshia Chante
Keshia Chante is a well-known singer, television host, actor, songwriter, and philanthropist.
She is also known by the name Keshia Chante Harper.
As a teen, she rose to prominence in the music industry. Her songs include Unpredictable, Does He Love Me, Been Gone, Fallen, and more.
Along with Bow Wow, Chante is well known for hosting the music video program 106 & Park. Keshia Chante has released four albums.
She has won two Canadian Radio Music Awards, five Canadian Urban Music Awards, and one Juno Award.
She was honored with a star on the Brampton Arts Walk of Fame. Keshia Chante has garnered numerous SOCAN No. 1 Awards
Is Drake Dating Keshia Chante Again?
The Drake and Keshia video has become a new fascination for fans. But, the pair didn’t release an official confirmation that they are dating again.
Drake says this before bringing her on stage.
“This next person coming to the stage, I used to get in my mom’s car and I used to drive all the way to the west for this one right here, you feel me? So I have to personally introduce her. This is my first girlfriend I ever had in my life. A real legend. Somebody I love from all my heart. Make some noise for Keshia Chante.”
Later, Keshia gushed over Drake’s “most sincere and meaningful welcome” on Instagram while posting a photo dump from the OVO Fest 2022.
She also expressed gratitude to the many supporters by saying :
“Thank you” to all those who are singing her songs for as long as ten years.
Drake and Keshia Chante’s relationship Explored
Keshia and Drake Chante began dating when they were teenagers, and their musical collaborations became well-known.
The former penned numerous songs for Chante, and his 2018 single, In My Feelings. This single included references to Kiki, who was mistakenly identified as Keshia by several sites.
Although the duo made no remark on “Kiki’s” identity in the successful song, rapper Preme disclosed Kiki’s identity on social media.
In the song Fallen, the Breakaway star also discussed his romance with Chante.
In 2009, VJ Sara Taylor confronted Drake about his relationship with Chante. And he stated that he is glad to call Chante his ex-girlfriend.
During an appearance on an episode of 106 & Park in 2013,
Charlie Bartlett said that Keshia was one of his first crushes and that he had previously rapped about her.