Earlier this week (July 30), Drake and Boi-1da called on Pickering, Ontario, mayor David Ryan to look into faster internet access for the area after a slow connection threw a wrench into their creative plans. Now, the producer will get to make his case to Ryan in a face-to-face meeting.
The Canadian Press reports that the beatsmith born Matthew Samuels will meet with the mayor at his Pickering studio next week in hopes of hashing out a solution the slow connection speeds.
After Drake put out the open call to Ryan on Instagram, Samuels tweeted, "I don't pay these insane taxes to be dealing with this, and nobody from this city or neighbourhood does or deserve this."
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