How to Dress Like Drake from Hotline Bling

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Best Drake Costume Guide

“I know when that hotline bling, that can only mean one thing.” ♫

Suit up in pair of sweats to join rapper Drake on his Hotline Bling music video. Reaching number two on the Billboard Hot 100, Drake showcased his moves in one of the hottest music videos in 2015. Be ready to rap this Halloween with a pair of Hanes EcoSmart Fleece Sweatpants, Slim-Fit Turtleneck Pullover Sweater, Timberland Premium Wheat Nubuck Boot, and Views from the 6 Audio CD.

Drake Cosplay Costumes

Hotline Bling easily became one of the popular hits of 2015 so it’s no surprise that you’d want to copy the rapper’s look from his music video. While the look may be rather simple itself, it will still grab attention no matter where you go especially if a few of your friends go as the girl from the music video or as some of Drake’s friends. You’ll need to grab a tight-fitting turtleneck in grey with grey sweatpants as well. For the shoes, you’ll need a pair of Timberlands or if those are too expensive, you can probably grab a knockoff from somewhere. If you want to really pull together the Drake look, grab his CD and carry it with you wherever you go so if someone asks who you are, you can just flash the CD without a word. We’d love to see what you come up with for your Drake costume so don’t hesitate to send us over a few photos of what you come up with!

Drake Costume Tips & FAQs

Step into the vibrant world of Drake’s iconic “Hotline Bling” music video with our costume guide FAQ. This guide is designed to help fans emulate Drake’s unique style from the video, known for its distinct aesthetics and memorable dance moves. Get ready to capture the essence of this viral sensation.

Drake's signature outfit in the "Hotline Bling" music video is a light-colored, chunky turtleneck sweater, paired with fitted dark pants. The sweater's pastel color and the contrast with the darker pants are key to replicating this look.

For footwear, opt for a pair of clean, simple boots or sneakers. Drake is seen wearing Timberland-style boots in the video, which add to the casual yet stylish vibe of the outfit.

Drake sports a neatly groomed beard and a short, clean haircut in the "Hotline Bling" video. Keeping your hair and beard well-trimmed will help you achieve a similar look.

Yes, learning some of Drake's unique dance moves from the "Hotline Bling" video will definitely enhance your costume. His dance style in the video is playful and expressive, featuring shoulder shrugs, hand motions, and whimsical footwork.

Incorporating lines from the song can add authenticity to your portrayal. Some iconic lines from "Hotline Bling" include: "You used to call me on my cell phone.," "Late night when you need my love.," "I know when that hotline bling, that can only mean one thing.," "Ever since I left the city, you got a reputation for yourself now." and "These days, all I do is wonder if you're bending over backwards for someone else." These lines are instantly recognizable and capture the essence of the song, making them perfect for adding a lyrical touch to your costume.


About Drake

If you’re not sure where you may remember this rapper from, maybe the name Degrassi rings a bell? Drake scored a place on Degrassi: The Next Generation as the wheelchair-bound character of Jimmy Brooks who he went on to play for seven years. He established quite a name for himself for his acting but it was nowhere as memorable to where his career as a rapper would lead him. Drake signed onto Lil Wayne’s label Young Money Entertainment and it all went uphill for him from there. These days, it’s hard not to hear about Drake from scandals he may be involved in to gossip about who he happens to be dating or seeing. You may have even heard his music here or there. He has definitely made quite a name for himself from his days of Degrassi. There’s even a little word out that Jay Z has called Drake the “Kobe Bryant of hip-hop.”

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