Advert

Latest

British Tourists Returning From France And The Netherlands Will Have To Quarantine For 14 Days
published atan hour ago
Advert
Advert

Most Popular

Advert
Entertainment

​Drake Pays Tribute To Tupac With Diamond Necklaces Worth A Reported $600k

​Drake Pays Tribute To Tupac With Diamond Necklaces Worth A Reported $600k

Drake has paid tribute to late rapper Tupac Shakur with a duo of blinged-up necklaces, which are reported to be worth a whopping $600,000 (£458,000) together.

The bespoke pieces were created for Drake by jeweller-to-the-stars Jason of Beverly Hills, who shared a video of the necklaces twinkling away in the light.

In the caption, he said he was honoured to have worked on the project, writing: "Thank you @champagnepapi for trusting us with this project. Unbelievable honour to help pay homage to the legend Tupac Shakur."

Advert

Drake also shared a short video on Instagram Stories, proudly showing off his new custom jewellery.

"Always wanted twin Jesus pieces thank you @jasonofbeverlyhills," he wrote alongside the post.

Credit: Instagram/@champagnepapi
Credit: Instagram/@champagnepapi

The pieces are reportedly valued at $300,000 each and took around five weeks and 150 hours to complete, according to Complex.

Advert

Both pendants boast a lavish diamond chain featuring 70 carats of white and natural yellow diamonds, along with over half a kilo of gold.

It's believed the unique necklaces all began with an original concept from Drake, who approached Jason to make his ideas become a reality. From there, the two of them worked on the design until they were happy with it - and several hundreds of thousands of dollars later, here we are.

Mind you, it's not like Drake's exactly short on money, as he's well-known for his particularly flash lifestyle.

He's even got his very own Boeing 767 cargo plane, which puts other celebs' puny private jets to shame.

More Like This

1 of 6
Drake Finally Reveals Pictures Of His Son Adonis
Entertainment

Drake Finally Reveals Pictures Of His Son Adonis

Advert

Drake first debuted his new toy last year, sharing a video of it on Instagram to show off the aircraft's 'Air Drake' livery, a huge owl (the symbol for his record label OVO) and plush interiors with golden sofas and walls.

The video shows the Grammy Award winner strolling around the aircraft, before pointing to Cargojet's President and CEO, Ajay Virmani, and saying: "That guy made it happen right there, that's the man."

Advert

That's because the Canadian company had just announced a partnership with the rapper... hence the massive plane.

In a statement, Mr Virmani said: "We are very excited to partner with Drake as our ambassador and assisting him with his logistical needs and requirements.

"We have had a lengthy relationship with Drake and this partnership has grown organically between both parties. Cargojet and Drake are both great Canadian successes, we are thrilled to be partnering together."

Advert

Drake added: "Supporting home grown businesses has always been a top priority of mine, so when an opportunity came up to get involved with a great Canadian company I was honoured to do so."

Featured Image Credit: Instagram/@jasonofbeverlyhills

Topics: Drake, Entertainment, Celebrity, Tupac

Jess Hardiman

Jess is a journalist at LADbible who graduated from Manchester University with a degree in Film Studies, English Language and Linguistics - indecisiveness at its finest, right there. She also works for FOODbible and its sister page Seitanists, which are both a safe haven for her to channel a love for homemade pasta, fennel and everything else in between. You can contact Jess at [email protected]