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Virginia Beach


Album For All The Dogs

“Virginia Beach” is the opening track from Canadian rapper and singer Drake and his eighth studio album For All The Dogs”, which was released in October 2023 through OVO and Republic Records.

The electro-rap track is based around an unreleased sample from singer and rapper Frank Ocean’s “Wiseman”, and sees Drake reflect on a past relationship as if he speaking to the woman herself. He reflects on the constant up and downs on the relationship while simultaneously yearning for the early stages of the relationship.

The audio video for the track received over 5 million views in 4 weeks.

Read the lyrics to “Virginia Beach” here.

*All information accurate at the time of publishing (6th November 2023). 

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Release Date

6th October 2023


A. Graham (Drake), Christopher Breaux, H. Arsenault, J. Wuihun Ho & Noah "40" Shebib


Harley Arsenualt & Noah "40" Shebib


OVO & Republic

Chart Rankings

Within a month of its release, "Virginia Beach" charted at: - #4 & #9 on various charts in Australia - #42 in Austria - #3 in Canada - #31 in Denmark - #36 in France - #4 on the Billboard Global 200 - #10 in Ireland - #48 in Italy - #11 in Latvia - #25 in Lithuania - #8 in Luxembourg - #20 in the Middle East & North Africa - #34 in the Netherlands - #7 in New Zealand - #20 in Norway - #12 in Portugal - #4 in South Africa - #41 in Sweden - #11 in Switzerland - #5 & #6 on various charts in the UK - #3 on the US Billboard Hot 100 - #3 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs *All information accurate at the time of publishing (6th November 2023).

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