Noah “40” Shebib and Aubrey “Drake” Graham were just a couple of Toronto-based child actors with musical aspirations when they got together and created the brooding, melodic sound that would eventually take over hip-hop. And even as Drake has expanded his musical territory and worked with other producers, 40 remains the curator of his vision, co-producing the bulk of his albums and mixing them for a cohesive listening experience, from Thank Me Later to Views.