Sandi Graham is the mother of Drake, a world-renowned rapper. Prior to her son achieving worldwide recognition, she worked as a teacher and florist, supporting her child as a single mother.
The mother-son duo is quite close. To be sure, the Hotline Bling singer composed a song about Sandi called You & The Six off the album If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late. Similarly, he included her on the song Can’t Have Everything from his 2017 album, More Life.
Sandi Graham: Bio, Age, Nationality, Parents
Sandi Sher was born on January 28, 1960, to Reuben and Evelyn Sher. The 59-year-old white woman of Jewish ancestry is a white woman.
Her family was the proprietors of manufacturing. Apart from her parents, she had a brother who died in 2011. Sandi’s mother died on 22nd November 2012, less than a year and a half after the deaths of her siblings.
Reminiscing, Drake’s mother met her future husband, Dennis Graham, in a bar. He was there, asking for a smoke when Sandi provided him one and the two struck up a conversation.
On 24th October 1986, the couple married and welcomed their son Drake, real name Aubrey Drake Graham. Sandi and her husband’s relationship hit rock bottom even after the joy of becoming babies. Thus, the hitmaker of In My Feelings’ divorced his parents when he was five years old.
Sandi remained in Canada following the divorce, while her ex-husband – drummer for rock’n’roll legend Jerry Lee Lewis – relocated to Memphis, Tennessee. While Drake is her only kid, Dennis has two daughters from other moms.
Son of Notoriety
Drake, Sandi’s child, requires no introduction. The multiple Grammy Award winner is a rap industry force to be reckoned with.
Apart from his illustrious career, the Degrassi star has brought joy to his mother. Sandi is the grandmother of Adonis Mahbed Graham, Drake’s kid with Sophie Brussaux, a French artist and former adult film star.
Although the baby was born in 2017, there was no confirmation that his father was the One Dance artist. Drake, though, acknowledged the baby was his in 2018 via his Scorpion album.
Regarding the Nonstop singer’s schooling, he dropped out of school when his career as an actor took off through Degrassi, but he afterward regretted not finishing his degree. The reason for Drake’s remorse is that he comes from an educated family, as his mother spent her entire life as a teacher.
Sandi is a very fortunate mother, as his kid is worth $150 million. His earnings are derived from the sales of his five tremendously successful studio albums to date. To be sure, he has sold over a hundred million singles and twenty million albums worldwide.
According to reports, the rapper earns a stunning $1 million every performance. Additionally, Drake has endorsement partnerships with a number of notable brands, including Apple, Sprite, and Nike.