Drake Set to Host 2014 ESPYs

Posted Wednesday April 9, 2014 2:36 PM GMT

Taking his sports love to a whole new level, Drake is slated to host the 2014 ESPYs.

Rihanna's beau took to Twitter to announce the exciting news this afternoon (April 9), writing, "Honored to be this year's @ESPYS host @espn 7.16.2014 #ESPYS #NWTS."

The ESPYs honor the best and brightest in the sports industry and take place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on July 16.

Recent hosts include Seth Meyers, Justin Timberlake, Jon Hamm, Rob Riggle, Jimmy Kimmel, LeBron James and Samuel L. Jackson.

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