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Drake is recovering from what appears to be a knee injury

This year has certainly been tough on everyone, and that even includes Drake, who is recovering from what appears to be a knee injury.

The hip hop star took to Instagram on Tuesday to share some photos of his at-home recovery featuring one of his loveable pet pooches. A wheelchair can also be seen in one of the photos.

"Hold my head high with two dry eyes," he captioned the post. 

Hold my head high with two dry eyes

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The photos come just over a week after reports suggested that Drake had to have surgery on his knee, prompted by Instagram Stories he posted of his right knee in a brace. 

"I actually want to use this post to send love and motivation to anybody that 2020 let loose on...start writing the best bounce back story NOW," he wrote alongside the photo. 

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Looks like he has a nice place to recover. @champagnepapi

While the Laugh Now Cry Later singer never confirmed what, exactly, his injury entailed, many jumped on social media to offer their well wishes.  

"Stay strong bro I recovered from the torn Achilles surgery last year. Time flies. Praying for a speedy and successful recovery," Grayson Butcher wrote in the comments section

"Sending positive vibes," another person wrote.

Of course, others used the occasion to poke a little bit of fun at Drake. 

"Drake got a knee injury. Aw man, I hope it's not career threatening, we need him to win the championship next season," someone tweeted.

Just last month, Drake dropped a sneak peak of his new album, Certified Lover Boy along with the release date, January 2021, in honour of his 34th birthday. 

To celebrate his birthday, Champagne Papi threw a lavish soiree at Nobu in L.A. which made waves due to the unusual menu.

Either way, here's to a speedy recovery for one of our favourite Toronto celebs. 

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@champagnepapi


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