Stories From the Making of Drake’s ‘Dark Lane Demo Tapes’

Dark Lane Demo Tapes is no small consolation for Drake fans. It has the songs they’ve been hungering for, like “Pain 1993.” And it features beats from a variety of producers old and new. At least one of the songs took shape in a boot camp of sorts. Producer Foregin Teck tells Complex that back in January 2019, Drake had “about 10 producers” working in a secluded house in Los Angeles for about three weeks. Teck remembers himself, “Toosie Slide” beatmaker OZ, Sevn Thomas, Boi-1da, DRTWRK, Audi, Vinylz, and Jahaan Sweet. Out of those sessions came…

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