Drake has delighted Top Boy fans by confirming the fourth season of the crime drama will return to Netflix in 2020.
The Grammy-winning musician, 33, revived the show on the streaming service last year, six years after it was dropped by Channel 4, and it became one of the most popular releases of 2019.
The Take Care hitmaker revealed plans for season four are underway via Instagram when a UK grime site posted a snap of lead characters Dushane (Ashley Walters) and Sully (Kane Robinson) and questioned whether Top Boy would return in 2020.
Alongside a screengrab of an article naming the show among Netflix’s ‘most popular series releases of 2019, GRM Daily posted: ‘Will we see a new series in 2020?’
Drake, an executive producer on the show, simply wrote: ‘Of course.’
The two-word response which confirmed the series’ much-anticipated return delighted fans.
One wrote: ‘Love to see it.’
Another added: ‘Thanks for bringing this project back!’, while a third gushed: ‘You can have lifetime access to free drill beats from now on.. shout me.’
Drake previously revealed he was inspired to work on the series after stumbling across the show in 2017.
The chart-topping artist told the Hollywood Reporter at the time: ‘That human element drew me in.(Vanguard)