Drake Surprises Bat Mitzvah Girl With “Hotline Bling” And “My Way” Performances – WATCH VIDEO

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Drake Bat Mitzvah

By Michael Lewittes


Drake Bat Mitzvah


Drake showed up at a bat mitzvah in New York on Saturday night, and made a young girl (and her friends) very happy when he performed “Hotline Bling” and “My Way.” See the video below.

The bat mitzvah girl, who wore a sparkly sequined dress, and her formally dressed friends can be seen in the videos surrounding Drake, as they belt out all the lyrics to both songs with the singer. While singing “Hotline Bling,” Drake goes up to the the bat mitzvah girl and performs right next to her, as she dances ecstatically in front of the rapper and bellows out the song’s lyrics. Drake, who was undoubtedly paid handsomely for the two-song performance, genuinely seemed to be having a good time with the kids.

Drake, of course, knows all about bar and bat mitzvahs. The rapper, who is Jewish, had a bar mitzvah when he was 13 years old in Toronto. While hosting “Saturday Night Live” in 2014, Drake began his monologue with a flashback to that special occasion, which brought together his Jewish and black relatives. In that same bit, he rapped about his unique roots as well as “celebrating Hanukkah and dating Rihanna-ka.”

Check out the video below of Drake making a special appearance on Saturday at a bat mitzvah in New York, where he sang “Hotline Bling” and “My Way.”

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