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Bobbi Althoff Escorted Out of Drake’s SXSW Party: What Led to Her Exit?

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The ongoing tensions between online personality Bobbi Althoff and rap sensation have escalated once again, this time at the South by Southwest (SXSW) event. Reports have surfaced claiming that Althoff was escorted out of Drake's exclusive party by security, leaving fans speculating about the nature of their latest feud.

Althoff's professional relationship with Drake has been anything but smooth sailing. Following the viral success of her interviews on “The Really Good Podcast,” including one with Drake, Althoff found herself in the spotlight. However, their dynamic shifted abruptly after their joint episode mysteriously vanished from the internet, accompanied by mutual social media unfollows.


Rumors of a romantic entanglement between Althoff and Drake only intensified the speculation. Podcast host Dave Portnoy publicly apologized for the misrepresentation of their relationship, which Althoff vehemently denied.

Now, a new issue surrounds the duo as Althoff reportedly made an uninvited appearance at Drake's SXSW party.

According to sources cited by DailyMail, Althoff's presence at the private event, hosted by Drake's team on March 11th at the Mayfair Club in Austin, Texas, raised eyebrows. While Drake himself was not in attendance, the rapper's associates allegedly took swift action to remove Althoff from the premises.

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“It's a mystery how she even got in because she wasn't invited by the organizers or the host of the event,” shared a source present at the gathering. The history between Althoff and Drake may reveal the reasons behind her uninvited appearance and subsequent removal.

Speculations swirled regarding the nature of their rift, with rumors ranging from a possible romance to allegations of corporate interference. In an appearance on 's podcast, Althoff downplayed any rift with Drake, asserting they were on good terms just a few months prior.

However, rumors persist, including one theory suggesting Drake's influence in the removal of their interview episode. A TikTok user, identified as @PhotogSteve81, alleged that Drake strategically used copyrighted during the interview to exert control over its distribution. According to the theory, Drake's team leveraged the use of a copyrighted track to prompt a copyright strike against Althoff's podcast, resulting in the episode's removal.

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The exact circumstances leading to Althoff's removal remain shrouded in mystery, with neither party addressing the publicly. As the story continues to develop, fans are left wondering: What's next in this unfolding drama between and Drake?

Who Is Bobbi Althoff and Why Is Everyone Talking About Her?

Bobbi Althoff, a renowned podcaster and influencer, has carved a niche for herself in the entertainment industry with her engaging interviews and unique approach. Let's take a closer look at her journey from TikTok stardom to podcasting fame.

Early Life:

Bobbi grew up as the second youngest of six children in Southern , where her father worked as a contractor. After completing high school, she ventured into the world of childcare, working as a nanny.

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Career Beginnings:

In 2021, Bobbi dipped her toes into content creation on TikTok, initially focusing on sharing her pregnancy updates. One of her early videos, featuring her dancing with a banana, quickly went viral, amassing nearly 2 million views.

By 2023, she had transitioned to a new TikTok account, where she shared comedic videos that resonated with a growing audience. Around the same time, Bobbi filmed a pilot for her upcoming podcast, The Really Good Podcast, which made its debut in April 2023.

Viral Interviews and Accusations:

Bobbi's breakthrough came when she snagged an interview with rapper Drake in July 2023. Clips from the interview spread like wildfire on TikTok, catapulting her into the spotlight. She continued to score interviews with other notable figures like , Mark Cuban, Shaquille O'Neal, and Bobby Lee.

However, with fame came scrutiny. Some skeptics accused her of being an industry plant, questioning the authenticity of her rapid rise to prominence.

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Interview Style:

Bobbi's interview style is anything but conventional. Described as “unfazed, dry, bored in an ironic way,” she isn't afraid to ask personal and offbeat questions that often catch her guests off guard. Her podcast has drawn comparisons to the likes of Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis and Chicken Shop Date for its unconventional charm.

Personal Life:

Behind the scenes, Bobbi's personal life has seen its share of ups and downs. She tied the knot with Cory Althoff, a programmer, in January 2020, and together they welcomed two daughters. However, in February 2024, Cory filed for divorce, citing July 4, 2023, as the date of separation. Throughout her journey, Bobbi has been candid about her battles with depression.

Bobbi Althoff's unconventional approach to interviewing and her ability to capture the essence of her guests have undeniably propelled her to fame in the entertainment world. With her podcast gaining momentum, audiences eagerly await what she has in store next!

Written by: Silvia Tine

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