February 13th is indeed a day in musical history. For today is the day that Drake dropped the classic mix tape that is ‘So Far Gone’.
The word ‘classic’ gets thrown around rather loosely nowadays when it comes to music, but when it comes to ‘So Far Gone’ there is no denying it. It’s been five years yet ‘So Far Gone’ is still in heavy rotation and talked about as if it was just yesterday. Drake was already being talked about and making quite the name for himself, but ‘So Far Gone’ took it up a notch. A couple of notches actually.
“So Far Gone has a lot of meanings—as the way we carry ourselves, the way we dress, the way people view us, not to sound cocky, it’s just that feeling that we’re just distanced in a good way. You’re just elevating past the bullshit and past all the shit that you used to be a part of and you’re not that proud of, you’re just so far gone.” – DrakeREAD MORE