(AllHipHop News) A former member of Drake's inner circle is heading to prison.
The Toronto-born rapper's former manager Derrick Lawrence was hit with an eight-month sentence in prison, for failing to pay his taxes.
The IRS claimed Lawrence, who is the co-founder of the Aspire Music Group, which originally signed Drake, dodged over $2 million dollars in income he earned from the years 2009 to 2011.
Derrick Lawrence placed the blame for his financial issues on his former accountants.
In addition to the prison time, Derrick Lawrence must also repay the IRS $600,000.