Drake lifts Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson onstage at his show in Washington DC
- Drake brought up the Ravens sign and yelled ‘This is my quarterback’
- Other athletes also attended, including NBA star Kevin Durant.
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Canadian rapper Drake brought Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson on stage while performing.
The Grammy-winning artist was live in concert at Capital One Arena in Washington, DC. As he brought him up onstage, Drake announced to the crowd, “This is my quarterback, Lamar Jackson from the Baltimore Ravens.”
The quarterback was also photographed alongside fellow rapper Lil Yachty, who was also performing at the concert.
Jackson and several of his Ravens teammates decided to take the short trip from Baltimore to Washington to see the performance live.
According to the Baltimore Banner, the other team members included in the party were backup quarterback Tyler Huntley, wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr., Devin Duvernay and James Proche.
Canadian rapper Drake brought Ravens QB Lamar Jackson onstage at a show in DC on Sunday
Jackson (R) was pictured with Drake (not pictured) and fellow rapper Lil Yachty (L)
Several of his Ravens teammates joined Jackson for the show after a practice Sunday.
DC native Kevin Durant also attended the same show as Jackson.
The Ravens had an open practice at M&T Bank Stadium that same day before the party left for DC.
The Banner reports that players arrived in DC in a fancy automobile and “potentially fancy aviation.”
Kevin Durant, a native of the DC area and current forward for the Phoenix Suns, also attended this show.
Jackson recently signed a $260 million contract extension this offseason that will last five years.