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Drake Admitted He Ordered Multiple Paternity Tests To Confirm Adonis Was His Son

Adonis, son of award-winning rapper, Drake, has won hearts with his adorable paintings and interactions with both his mother and father. At just four years old, Adonis painted a masterpiece and fans couldn’t get enough. Drake is seemingly a doting father, but that wasn’t always the case. The rapper was accused of hiding his son back in 2018 by Pusha T, but Drake later introduced Adonis to the world. Although, he revealed that he’d had several DNA tests carried out to prove paternity.

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When pictures of Adonis leaked online, fans weren’t convinced that he was really Drake’s son—because of his pale skin, blonde hair, and blue eyes. Adonis’ mother, artist Sophie Brussaux, and Drake are seemingly on good terms these days, though the former adult performer was once accused of being a gold digger.

Now that the rapper has embraced his son, Drake fans always gush over his beautiful child and shower him with praise. But it wasn’t always that way.

Drake And Sophie Now Co-Parent Nicely

The rapper and producer has kept his private life out of the spotlight, well, as much of it as he can. That includes Adonis, who occasionally shares pictures and videos of, to the delight of his fans. The video of his four-year-old son giving him a French lesson garnered over 12 million likes, and fans like seeing that side of the artist.


Sophie publicly shares her life with Adonis more than the rapper does. Her Instagram account is full of adorable pictures of her and her son. It’s unclear as to where their relationship stands, but they’re apparently cordial and co-parent well. Sophie even took to Instagram to wish Drake a happy Father’s Day in 2022.

Back in 2018, US reported that Drake’s rep issued a statement saying“This woman has a very questionable background. She has been admitted to having multiple relationships. We understand she may have problems getting into the United States. She’s one of many women claiming he got them pregnant. These claims have always proven to be unfounded. If it is in fact Drake’s child, which he does not believe, he would do the right thing by the child.”

Did Drake Get A DNA Test For Adonis?

After the whole Pusha T fiasco, Drake announced to the world that he had a son in his 2017 album, Scorpion. Fans caught a glimpse of Adonis on Sophie’s Instagram account when he was a toddler, but the rapper was still keeping him off social media. At this point, Drake was being called a “deadbeat dad” for not posting any pictures of his son.

According to Mirror, during an episode of the Rap Radar podcastDrake revealed, “To be honest with you, I did a DNA test for my son, and it came back to us, and it said the DNA test got ruined in transit, and they couldn’t be 100 percent sure that was my son or not. I was in a really weird pending situation where I didn’t want to go tell the world that was my son, and it wasn’t.”

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He added, “If you see my son, you understand why… He’s a stunning child you know, with the brightest blue eyes and at the time I was like ‘I don’t know.'” He added, “It took me two more solid [DNA] tests with two different companies.”

Drake Then Referred To Sophie As A Fluke

Drake and Sophie have come a long way, it’s safe to assume that their relationship has evolved too. However, fans accused him of disrespecting Sophie, in his 2020 song When to Say When. In the song, he referred to Brussaux as a “fluke” and was called out on it. However, some fans defended the rapper and claimed he probably used the word positively.


It’s unclear as to why he referred to Sophie that way, considering he’d spoken highly of her previously. According to Cosmopolitan, During an appearance on LeBron James’ show, The Shop, Drake talked about fatherhood and his relationship with his son’s mother.

He revealed, “I’m still learning to communicate with a woman who, you know, we’ve had our own. I do want to be able to explain to my son what happened. But I don’t have any desire for him to not love his mother. I don’t ever want the world to be angry at his mother. We have found ourselves in a situation, and we are both equally responsible. Now, I’m just really excited to be a great father. “

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He added, “No matter what happens, I have unconditional love for the mother of my child because I want him to love his mother and I have to project that energy.”

Whatever the case may be, the duo seems to be on good terms and want what’s best for their son. Sophie allegedly even moved to Canada to be closer to Drake, in order for them to co-parent more easily.

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