Drake is not just about giving fans some musical hits. The rapper wants to do his part to help save the Amazon. Drake and his merchandise company, TourLife has announced that all proceeds from his Rock in Rio T-shirt will be given to the Amazon Conservation Team.
TourLife shared the news on Instagram, stating, “Dropping tomorrow at 12PM PST/ 3PM EST on Tourlife.com to support local Amazonian communities on the front lines in the fight against fires and deforestation in the Amazon with all proceeds of the Drake exclusive tee going towards Dr. Mark J. Plotkin’s foundation The Amazon Conservation Team.”
The Amazon Conservation Team has been committed to protecting the rain forest for over 20 years. In 2019, there’s been a significant rise in Amazon forest fires. Drake will be headlining the 2019 Rock in Rio festival.