Drake’s Album Bumped Up

(AllHipHop News) After being pushed back several times, rapper Drake’s album has been moved up from its original release date.

The album leaked earlier in the week, a full two weeks before the initial release date of June 15.

The new date is now Tuesday June 9th.

Drake has previously expressed his feelings on the leak of Thank Me Later, his first full-length release.

“I gave away free music for years, so we’re good over here … just allow it to be the soundtrack to your summer and ENJOY! JUNE 15th!” Drake said on his twitter.

Thanks Me Later includes appearances by Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Young Jeezy, Lil Wayne, Bun B and others.

Most recently, Drake performed the UGK/Rap-A lot dedication at the 2010 VH1 Hip-Hop Honors.