According to a news release posted Mar. 13 on MTV.com, the superstar Canuck rapper won Woodie of the Year, given to music's top emerging artist who "completely owned the past 12 months."
Unable to attend due to touring commitments, Lil Wayne, who announced his retirement after his upcoming 11th solo album, made a surprise appearance on Drizzy's behalf to accept the award.
The taped event will air at 8 p.m. EDT Sun., Mar. 16 on MTV. For a full list of winners, check out MTV.com.
Drake recently announced Outkast as co-headliners at his 5th annual OVO Festival, scheduled for Aug. 5 at Toronto's Molson's Amphitheater and will continue the U.K. leg of his "Would You Like a Tour" Mar. 14 in Sheffield, England at Motorpoint Arena.
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