Drake won the Best Hip-Hop Video award for his hit, "Hold On, We’re Going Home” and Common accepted the Video Music Award on his behalf.

Days later, Drake gives fans his Boston his acceptance speech on the Video Music Award win because he wasn't present due to his present tour.

Drake:

“First of all, I want to thank God. I’d like to also thank my mother ’cause I love her very much. I’d also like to thank Lil Wayne because none of this would be possible without that man right there.”

Watch the full speech here:

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