Drake's next album to launch exclusively on Apple Music on April 29

Drake has announced that his next album, Views from the 6, will launch on April 29, exclusively on Apple Music. The announcement was made during the most recent episode of Drake's OVOSOUND RADIO show on Beats 1.

From Pitchfork:

Tonight, Drake hosted his Beats 1 show "OVO Sound Radio," along with Oliver El-Khatib. At the beginning of the episode, he announced the release date for his long-awaited album Views From the 6: It's out April 29. The album will be an Apple Music exclusive, according to Apple.

Drake has been a public proponent of Apple Music since it was first unveiled at WWDC 2015. In addition to his radio show, Drake has also dropped a number of singles and remixes on the service first over the last year.

It's unknown how long Views from the 6 will remain exclusive to Apple Music.

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