The rapper gave the gift of a $75,000 recording studio to a high school in one of the poorest and most dangerous neighborhoods in Philadelphia. The studio was finished last summer, but
Principal Linda Cliatt-Wayman told the Associated Press that budget problems and the school’s violent reputation kept instructors away until they got a music teacher, Ben Diamond, in early February.
"We thought we were going to be ready to go in September," Wayman said. "They've been dying to get in."
The recording studio was first announced in October 2013 when Drake met with school community members before he performed in Philadelphia