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Release date: 
October 28, 2014
Total songs: 
3
Genres: 
Hip Hop/Rap
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"6 God"/"Heat of the Moment"/"How Bout Now"

Earlier this week, a day after his 28th birthday, Drake released three previously unheard tracks with only an hour’s warning. It was a pre-emptive move, with the intention of getting ahead of the hackers that had somehow obtained copies of his new material. Media jumped all over the news and within hours, the smooth “Heat of the Moment”, minimalist “How Bout Now”, and boastful “6 God” had each been streamed over 1 million times on Soundcloud. To would-be-leakers, that’s one hell of a mic drop.

“That wasn’t an EP. Just 3 songs that I knew hackers had” he wrote on Twitter.  “But Enjoy! Back to the album”, noting that his announced next album Views From The 6 is still in progress.

No word yet on whether any of the three new tracks will be included on the highly-anticipated new record. Unlikely though, as they’re currently being offered as a free dl