News | Entertainment
8 Aug 2022 16:09
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Drake became the "sixth member" of the Backstreet Boys when he joined the band onstage to perform his favourite song

    The music star made a guest appearance at the boyband's show in Toronto, Canada on Saturday (02.07.22) to sing on their hit track 'I Want It That Way' - and Drake gave a moving speech to the audience telling them why the track means so much to him


    According to People.com, he said: "At 13 years old, I had a bar mitzvah, and at my bar mitzvah, for the first time in my life, this girl I was in love with came up to me while one of the greatest songs in the world was playing, and she asked me if I would dance with her.

    "It was the first time I ever felt acknowledged, and it was the first time I ever felt like, you know, I had a shot at being cool."

    The star then joked: "If she can see me now, you know what I'm talking about?"

    The publication reports the band referred to Drake as their "sixth member" during the special one-off appearance together.

    Drake recently released his new album 'Honestly, Nevermind' to mixed reviews and he seemingly hit back at the criticism of the record by insisting haters "don't get it yet".

    The rapper's latest release debuted on June 17, but was hit with lacklustre reviews with some critics branding the album "dull".

    However, Drake appeared to have responded during a speech at a subsequent release party in Miami, Florida. According to Fox News, he

    said: "It's all good if you don't get it yet. That's what we do! We wait for you to catch up. We in here, though, we caught up already. On to the next. My goodness!" A clip of the moment circulated online showing Drake making the comments while the song 'Calling My Name' played in the background. It's believed to have been filmed during a bash at Miami nightclub Gala.

    © 2022 Bang Showbiz, NZCity

     Other Entertainment News
     08 Aug: Ellen Pompeo says 'Grey's' Anatomy' should be "less preachy"
     08 Aug: Kim Kardashian is not getting back together with Kanye West
     08 Aug: Jennette McCurdy developed an eating disorder on the set of 'iCarly'
     08 Aug: Dolly Parton is launching a new rollercoaster at Dollywood
     08 Aug: Abbi Jacobson is engaged to Jodi Balfour
     08 Aug: Judith Durham has died at the age of 79
     08 Aug: Selena Gomez will quit Hollywood to become a mom
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Meanwhile Wellington have escaped defeat at the hands of a surging Bay of Plenty Steamers outfit in the capital, 37-35 More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    An Auckland storage locker has been auctioned off for two-hundred-thousand dollars More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Ellen Pompeo says 'Grey's' Anatomy' should be "less preachy" 15:52

    Health & Safety:
    Several nurses failed to fulfil their clinical responsibilities after an elderly woman died, a Health and Disability Commission report has found 15:29

    Entertainment:
    Kim Kardashian is not getting back together with Kanye West 15:22

    Motorsports:
    Scott McLaughlin rates his one two finish with Scott Dixon in today's Indycar race in Nashville as one of the top three best races in his career to date 15:09

    Health & Safety:
    New Zealand children have been part of a study that's undone years of misconception.. 14:59

    Entertainment:
    Jennette McCurdy developed an eating disorder on the set of 'iCarly' 14:52

    Business:
    An Auckland storage locker has been auctioned off for two-hundred-thousand dollars 14:49

    Entertainment:
    Dolly Parton is launching a new rollercoaster at Dollywood 14:22

    Accident and Emergency:
    A call to forbid Robinson helicopters from flying in moderate or severe turbulence 14:19

    International:
    Esports could be included in Victoria 2026 Commonwealth Games, after inaugural pilot event in Birmingham 14:19


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd