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Art World Abstracts: Drake to Soundtrack a Show at Sotheby’s, and More!

Started from the bottom, now he’s here… at Sotheby’s. Drake—the world-conquering rapper who recently recounted his problems with demands for wifi passwords and the plight of being sent too many boxes of sneakers—will provide a soundtrack for an exhibition at the auction house’s headquarters here in town. It’s unclear what exactly that soundtrack will be, but the artists involved include Rashid Johnson, Nick Cave, Glenn Ligon and Kara Walker. And, if decorum is followed, the show will open at 6PM In New York.

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