Popular YouTuber iShowSpeed had a chance to connect with Drake on a live stream, but it was short-lived due to a compliment that Drake wasn’t comfortable with.
The stream drew in a large audience of 50,000 viewers as iShowSpeed expressed excitement about linking up with the famous rapper.
The conversation began positively, with Drake commending iShowSpeed’s success in amassing a significant following over the years.
They also shared a common interest in the Cristiano Ronaldo versus Lionel Messi debate, agreeing on Ronaldo’s skills.
However, things took a turn when iShowSpeed started gushing over Drake, saying, “Bro, your voice is so sexy!!! How is it so smooth like that?” This comment made Drake uncomfortable, causing him to end the call abruptly by hitting the big red button.
iShowSpeed was left in a state of disbelief, feeling he had ruined his chance to connect with Drake, and he expressed his disappointment to his followers. He tried to make amends, saying that he misspoke, but Drake was already gone by then.
The incident has caused a stir on social media, with many people expressing their views on the matter. Some see it as a minor issue blown out of proportion, while others feel that Drake overreacted to a harmless compliment.
In any case, the incident highlights the importance of being mindful of how our words and actions may be received by others.
As the famous writer Maya Angelou once said, “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Our words and actions have the power to impact others, and it’s crucial to use that power responsibly.
In the case of iShowSpeed, his excitement and enthusiasm may have gotten the best of him, causing him to make a comment that he thought would be well-received but ended up causing discomfort to Drake. It’s a lesson for all of us to be mindful of how we express our feelings and to always be respectful of others.
As for Drake, he’s known for being private about his personal life, and the incident serves as a reminder that even public figures have boundaries that should be respected. In the words of the American author Henry James, “Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.” Let’s all strive to be kind in our interactions with others, whether we’re connecting with them online or in person.