Drake and LeBron James Discuss Retirement on ‘The Shop’

Drake doesn’t do a lot press today, however he sat down along with his pal LeBron James for a uncommon interview as a part of the latter’s HBO speak present “The Shop.”

In a preview of the episode, which the Lakers star shared on Instagram, Drizzy visited LeBron on the barbershop for a candid dialog about retirement and realizing when it’s the best time to bow out gracefully.

“I believe possibly one in all my largest considerations in my profession is simply to determine the way to exit gracefully,” says Drake. “I’ve watched individuals overstay their welcome, and I simply don’t ever need to be that man that’s hooked on the sensation of victory, hooked on the emotion of individuals digesting one thing that they love, and get to some extent the place I’m feeding them one thing and so they’re identical to, ‘Yeah…'”


The NBA champ chimed in with some sage recommendation for his Grammy-winning pal. “What helps with the gracefully bowing out is having individuals round you that was there from day one,” he says. “That’s seen you from the start.”

According to LeBron, you must encompass your self with the best individuals. “You can’t have motherfuckers round you that don’t preserve it sincere with you and preserve it actual with you,” he explains. “You gotta have somebody to let you know like, ‘Yo, both settle for the lesser function, otherwise you gotta tank.'”

But Drake received’t be hanging up the mic anytime quickly. The Scorpion rapper is at present within the midst of his sold-out “Aubrey and the Three Migos Tour,” which involves Los Angeles for six nights beginning Friday (Oct. 12).

The full episode of “The Shop” airs Friday, Oct. 12, at 9:30 p.m. ET on HBO.