After a brief tribute to Takeoff on Instagram, Drake congratulated the 28-year-old as he opened his radio show on Thursday night.
In the second episode of Table for One on SiriusXM, which culminated in his midnight album Her Loss, 21 Savage collab…Drake recalled the “legendary, unreleased” Migos member he collaborated with on hits such as “Walk It Talk It”. ”
Seeming slightly muffled at times, the 36-year-old attempted to impress on listeners that life is “worth living and everyone deserves this chance”.
“Before I get into the jokes, I would just like to send our deepest condolences from the family to all of QC, our brother Quavo, our brother Offset, friends and loved ones of the legendary and unprecedented Takeoff – a guy I’ve known for a very long time. I’m sure people know how we started, of course, with ‘Versace’. And from there, you know, we formed a brotherhood. I always talk about the fact that this was one family. My friends in the music industry aren’t friends, they’re family. So our deepest condolences – a tragic loss for all of us and, you know, a dark cloud over this company that we love so much. And, man, I encourage everyone to lock themselves into that mindset no matter where you are, you know? It’s really… it’s t is a life worth living, and everyone deserves that chance. It’s a shame that one of our dear, dear brothers res had to leave us this week. And it’s even hard to talk about it, I don’t even know how really—I don’t have the words, I feel like I’m rambling, but, yes: again, our deepest condolences from the part of the family. We love you, and I appreciate the memories, appreciate the memories.
On Instagram on Tuesday, Drizzy shared a photo of himself on stage with the latest Rocket MC, writing, “I have the fondest memories of all of us seeing the world together and bringing light to every city we touch. That’s what I’ll focus on for now 😔 rest well Space Man Take 🚀.”
Takeoff, born Kirshnik Khari Ball, was killed in Houston in the early hours of November. 1. Quality Control confirmed his death, with the label reading: ‘Senseless violence and a stray bullet took another life from this world and we are devastated. Please respect his family and friends as we continue to process this monumental loss. »