Baka Not Nice

Born:  March 6, 1979

Birthplace:   Montreal, Quebec

Zodiac Sign:  Pisces

Travis Savoury aka Baka Not Nice, is a Canadian rapper from London, Ontario. He is signed to OVO Sound, the record label co-founded by rapper Drake, producer Noah "40" Shebib and Oliver El-Khatib.

 

Baka's career began as part of Drake's security team. He went on to contribute background vocals while working on his own solo music.

 

He can be heard at the end of "From Time" from Drake's 2013 album Nothing Was The Same. He also provided the outro to Drake's "Free Smoke" and backing vocals on "Gyalchester", both from the 2017 album More Life.

 

On June 27, 2017, he became the latest signing for Drake's OVO Sound record label and signed the contract in front of a crowd. Three days later, he released his first single "Live Up to My Name", co-written by Drake. "Live Up to My Name" peaked at number 77 on the Canadian Hot 100. Source.