Of his relationship with West, Braun cautioned, "I always get nervous explaining. Apr 29, 2016. Drake Talks Rihanna, Jay-Z, Kanye, and Falling Out With Nicki Minaj. Finally, Drake talked about his sordid relationship with Nicki Minaj, Kanye Omari West (/ ˈ k ɑː n j eɪ /; born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur and fashion designer. He is one of the most popular…