Watch Salman Rushdie Recite Drake Lyrics

“Know Yourself” earns the author’s stamp of approval.

October 01, 2015

Mining out-of-context Drake lyrics for humor has been successful in the past: check out this video made by NBA draft picks. In a new clip, acclaimed writer Salman Rushdie reads choice phrases from several Drake tracks: "6 PM in New York," "Forever," "Know Yourself," "What's My Name," and "6 God." Like the rest of humanity, Rushdie is particularly fond of "Know Yourself"—"I like that one best so far."


Watch above, and revisit FADER's Drake cover story.

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