Drake's team clears rumors of his arrest in Sweden

Popular Canadian rapper Drake‘s team has denied reports that the artist was recently arrested in Sweden.

Speculation on social media last night (July 14) suggested that the One Dance

rapper, 35, had been taken into custody by local police at a Stockholm nightclub.

Soon after, ‘Free Drake’ began trending on the internet as fans shared the

unsubstantiated claim of his arrest on cannabis-related charges.

multiple news outlets that the rumor is false.

“Drake is at his hotel and has not been arrested,” said his rep.

The musician is said to have landed at Sweden’s Arlanda airport on Wednesday (July 13).

However, it is not known whether the Toronto-born artist is in Sweden for work or personal reasons.