In a pinned tweet that includes a promo video, the event's official Twitter page confirmed that Drizzy would be headlining the show, late last night.
Confirmadíssimo! Drake será o headliner da 1ª noite de #RockinRio 2019. Vem aí uma experiência marcante e inesquecível na Cidade do Rock. ???? https://t.co/GWHrWWd5Ax
Rock In Rio is a multi-day music festival that takes place in Brazil. Drake is scheduled to perform on Sep. 27., but the music festival takes place from Sep. 27 to Sep. 29 and again from Oct. 3 to Oct. 6. It takes place at Olympic Park of Rio De Janeiro. Tickets go on sale on April 11 at 7p.m.
Bon Jovi is another artist slated to perform at the festival.
The rapper, singer, and songwriter also has a residency in Las Vegas at XS nightclub at The Wynn.
The "Nonstop" rapper shared a cryptic post on Instagram stating that he would be back, but not real soon, a week ago, but the Toronto artist has been sharing screenshots of various songs in his Instagram stories today.
1.6m Likes, 59 Comments - @champagnepapi on Instagram: "Be back later not soon."
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