Sophie Brussaux is the mother of Drake’s son Adonis. She gave birth to her and Drake’s son Adonis in the year 2017. Their son joined them earthside on October 11, 2017. She is a painter by profession.
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Here’s everything you need to know about Sophie Brussaux
According to the Canadian media outlet Narcity, Sophie was born on August 1, 1989, in Bordeaux, France. At the moment, she is 33 years old. She is a former model and now she is a successful painter.
Previously, Sophie went by the name of Rosee Divine. In the past, she appeared in the music videos of many songs with the same stage name. Soon afterward, she paved a path for herself in the world of art. Her paintings have been featured in major exhibitions all over the world.
Brussaux’s work is a perfect blend of surrealism, symbolism, and pop art. To date, she has tried to capture famous people such as Frida Kahlo, the Obamas, Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Winehouse, and more.
On her website, Sophie describes herself as an “engaged, award-winning and published artist who combines her fascination for culture & social paradigms with a love of colorful pop-art & symbolism.”
As per the site, Brussaux is the “founder and artistic director of ArtsHelp, a not-for-profit organization that provides a publishing platform for artists of all arts globally, who are making a difference through their craft.”
Sophie holds 2 degrees
Let us tell you an interesting thing about the brilliant visual artist, according to OK! Magazine Sophie has two degrees in her kitty. She has a degree in International Affairs and Wealth Management.
Brussaux is pretty active on Instagram. At that moment, she has 464 posts on her Instagram feed and she boasts a fanbase of 652k followers on the social networking platform Instagram. Her Instagram handle is “sophieknowsbetter” which is pretty good.
Sophie Brussaux met Pope Francis in 2019
Yes, you read that right. Sophie got a golden opportunity to meet Pope Francis in the year 2019. She met the head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State to hand him over the custom celebrity portrait at the Vatican.
Then, Brussaux dropped a couple of pictures from their meeting on the social media platform Instagram. “Such an honor to meet Pope Francis and gift him the portrait I painted for him in honor of his concert with and for the poor on Nov 9, 2019,” she captioned the photos.
Sophie went on to say, “I used green, the color of hope, with red, the color designated by @undp [United Nations Development Programme] to fight poverty.” It must have been a very special moment for the artist.
As per multiple reports, the visual artist paints in her Bordeaux, France-based studio and then takes her pieces to art-loving nightclubs and museums alike in Milan, Dubai, Toronto, Paris, NYC, London, Dubai, Toronto, Paris, and more.
Sophie is the founder of a non-profit organization called ArtsHelp
Brussaux founded a nonprofit organization for artists that goes by the name of ArtsHelp. It is an organization that provides a helping hand to artists and offers them, free master classes, by partnering with big institutions to create pieces for social change.
The organization ArtsHelp also publishes the content of the artists of all disciplines on all platforms. It is one of the largest art publishers, with 2.5 million members. The key goal of the organization founded on the principle of art is to make the world a better place.
In May of 2019, Sophie and her entire Arts Help team were honored by the UN-Habitat Global Advocate for their collaborative “Icons With a Purpose” exhibition at the Toronto Design Exchange Museum.
How did Sophie and Drake meet?
Sophie and Drake met each other for the first time in the year 2017. According to the report of The Sun, the two of them were snapped together while dining at a Japanese restaurant in Amsterdam on January 24, 2017. They were also accompanied by a group of friends.
Around the same time, the Started From The Bottom singer was rumored to be spending some quality time with the Ain’t Your Mama singer Jennifer Lopez. In May of 2017, TMZ reported that it had acquired text messages between Brussaux and Drake that disclosed that he wanted her to have an abortion.
Drake and Sophie’s son Adonis arrived in the world in the same month as his dad, who commemorated his own birthday by naming his label “October’s Very Own.” Adonis was born on October 11, 2017. The full name of the duo’s son is Adonis Mahbed Graham.
The middle name of Drake’s son is also present in one of his hit tracks. The name of the song is God’s Plan. The lyrics of the song are as follows: “I only love my bed and my momma, I’m sorry.” Many listeners who heard the song at a quick speed got to know that Drake’s ‘My Bed’ actually implies ‘Mahbed,’ which is Adonis’ middle name.
Drake talked about being a father and co-parenting in 2018
In LeBron James’s HBO Series, The Shop, Drake said, “I am a single father learning to communicate with a woman, who, we’ve had our moments. I do want to be able to explain to my son what happened. But I don’t have any desire for him to not love his mother.”
The One Dance singer further added, “I don’t ever want the world to be angry at his mother. We have found ourselves in a situation and we are both equally responsible. Now, I’m just really excited to be a great father.”
Champagne Papi aka Drake went on to say, “No matter what happens, I have unconditional love for the mother of my child because I want him to love his mother and I have to project that energy.”
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