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New Music: Eric Bellinger Feat. Wale “Treat Yourself”

Vandal Arts February 27, 2017 0

After previously teaming up on “One Reason (Flex)” and “Spare Time,” Eric Bellinger and Wale reunite on “Treat Yourself,” the latest single from the Compton crooner’s upcoming project Eric B. For President: Term 2.

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New Music: Wale “Shape of You (Remix)”

New Music: Wale “Shape of You (Remix)”

Vandal Arts February 15, 2017 0

Wale’s new album S.H.I.N.E. (Still Here Ignoring Negative Energy) is expected to arrive later this year via MMG/Atlantic Records. Earlier this month, Folarin put out an official music video for his latest single “Running

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New Music: Wale “Yayo (Freestyle)”

New Music: Wale “Yayo (Freestyle)”

Vandal Arts June 17, 2014 0

Snootie Wild’s “Yayo” continues to burn up the streets this summer. While an official remix released with Fabolous, Jadakiss, French Montana, and YG, the freestyles keep coming in. The latest to jump on Snootie’s

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New Music: Miguel Feat. Wale “Bennie and the Jets” (Elton John Cover)

New Music: Miguel Feat. Wale “Bennie and the Jets” (Elton John Cover)

Vandal Arts March 21, 2014 0

Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, Elton John’s Goodbye Yellow Brick Road album is getting a special re-release next week, featuring a live album CD, DVD of his 1973 film and a 100-page illustrated

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ScHoolboy Q Brings Out Wale In Maryland (Video)

ScHoolboy Q Brings Out Wale In Maryland (Video)

Vandal Arts March 8, 2014 0

ScHoolboy Q brought out DMV’s hometown hero Wale as his Oxymoron tour rolled into Maryland last night. In front of the sold-out crowd at the Fillmore Silver Spring, Q passed the mic to the

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New Music: Wale “King Slayer”

New Music: Wale “King Slayer”

Vandal Arts March 6, 2014 0

Yesterday Game of Thrones made the surprise announcement that they’re releasing a rap mixtape shortly after the season four premiere on April 6. We’ve already heard a first track off the project (which is

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‘Game of Thrones’ Is Releasing a Rap Mixtape Featuring Common, Big Boi, Wale & More

‘Game of Thrones’ Is Releasing a Rap Mixtape Featuring Common, Big Boi, Wale & More

Vandal Arts March 5, 2014 0

No, seriously. In an attempt to appeal to wider demographics (or something like that), the hit series Game of Thrones has announced it’ll be releasing a rap mixtape called — wait for it —

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Snoop Dogg, Wale, Kevin Hart & More Ball at the 2014 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Snoop Dogg, Wale, Kevin Hart & More Ball at the 2014 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Vandal Arts February 15, 2014 0

NBA All-Star Weekend is officially here, kicking off Friday night in New Orleans with the annual Sprint Celebrity Game. Snoop Dogg, Wale, Kevin Hart, WNBA player Skylar Diggins, Romeo Miller, and Terrance J were

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New Music: Wale Feat. Rick Ross, Fat Trel & Young Thug “Clappers (Remix)”

New Music: Wale Feat. Rick Ross, Fat Trel & Young Thug “Clappers (Remix)”

Vandal Arts February 3, 2014 0

Wale returns to the strip club with The Gifted‘s party single, “Clappers.” The bouncy cut gets the remix treatment as Hit-Boy changes up the production, with new verses from Folarin, Rick Ross, Fat Trel,

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New Music: Wale & Magazeen “Show Me Love (Remix)”

New Music: Wale & Magazeen “Show Me Love (Remix)”

Vandal Arts January 30, 2014 0

Last week’s “Royals” remix was obviously the start of a new weekly series for Wale. Today the MMG rapper returns with dancehall favorite Magazeen in toe to give Troy Ave and Tony Yayo’s “Show

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New Video: Wale Feat. Rockie Fresh, Meek Mill & J. Cole “Black Grammys”

New Video: Wale Feat. Rockie Fresh, Meek Mill & J. Cole “Black Grammys”

Vandal Arts January 26, 2014 0

Just moments before the 2014 Grammy Awards airs live from Los Angeles, MMG celebrates their past year by releasing the visual for “Black Grammys.” Featuring Wale, Rockie Fresh, Meek Mill, and J. Cole, the

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New Music: Wale Feat. Magazeen “Royals (Remix)”

New Music: Wale Feat. Magazeen “Royals (Remix)”

Vandal Arts January 22, 2014 0

The MMG camp continues to show love towards Lorde’s breakout hit “Royals.” After Rick Ross remixed the Grammy-nominated song late last year, labelmate Wale adds a D.C. twist and a reggae outro by Magazeen

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Wale Visits Nigeria in ‘I Am From’ Documentary Trailer

Wale Visits Nigeria in ‘I Am From’ Documentary Trailer

Vandal Arts January 15, 2014 0

It’s no secret that Wale has kind of a bad rep in the public eye (and it’s also no secret that is partly self-conflicted), but the people are about to meet the true Olubowale

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New Music: Young Thug Feat. Wale “Stoner (Remix)”

New Music: Young Thug Feat. Wale “Stoner (Remix)”

Vandal Arts January 2, 2014 0

Young Thug had a popular club-dance anthem in 2013 with “Stoner.” The catchy song has caught the attention of many, including Wale, who adds a verse to the Dun Deal-produced cut. More reason for

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Wale Discusses Recent Controversy on Juan Epstein

Wale Discusses Recent Controversy on Juan Epstein

Vandal Arts December 18, 2013 0

Thanks to the threatening phone call he made to Complex for leaving The Gifted off their Best Albums of 2013 list last week, Wale has found himself back in the headlines for the wrong

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New Music: Wale “Walk N’ Live”

New Music: Wale “Walk N’ Live”

Vandal Arts December 17, 2013 0

Making news for other reasons dating back to last week, Wale returns to the music. Hinted during his Hot 97 Morning Show interview, the D.C. representer lets out all agression on the gritty “Walk

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Wale Tells Hot 97 He Still Thinks “Complex Snub” Is Personal (Video)

Wale Tells Hot 97 He Still Thinks “Complex Snub” Is Personal (Video)

Vandal Arts December 16, 2013 0

Complex and Wale’s Internet beef is still being talking about across the rap blogsphere as we speak. Though, Complex has stated their cases numerous times, the rapper has yet to sit down with them.

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Wale Stars In H&M Skit on ‘SNL’

Wale Stars In H&M Skit on ‘SNL’

Vandal Arts December 16, 2013 0

Wale lent his fashion expertise on this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live. Starring alongside Jay Pharoah, the two give a colorful ad for retailer H&M, mocking their low prices, slim-fitting clothing, bright colored

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Wale Responds to Complex Controversy… With Comedy

Vandal Arts December 13, 2013 0

Well, at least Wale sees the funny side of it. After Complex sparked debates by publishing audio of his threatening phone call earlier today, the MMG rapper has responded by uploading the above video

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Complex Says They Offered Wale An Alternative To Published Phone Audio

Complex Says They Offered Wale An Alternative To Published Phone Audio

Vandal Arts December 13, 2013 0

Complex Magazine‘s published audio of a phone call between Wale and editor Insanul Ahmed has sparked debate on topics ranging from…Was Wale justified to be made that his album The Gifted was left off

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Wale Threatens Complex Magazine Over Album List Snub (Audio)

Wale Threatens Complex Magazine Over Album List Snub (Audio)

Vandal Arts December 13, 2013 0

Leave Wale off your end-of-year list, and receive an angry phone call full of threats. That’s what Complex Magazine discovered on Wednesday afternoon as the MMG rapper phoned Assistant Editor Insanul Ahmed and expressed

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New Music: Rick Ross Feat. Meek Mill, Wale & Future “No Games (Remix)”

New Music: Rick Ross Feat. Meek Mill, Wale & Future “No Games (Remix)”

Vandal Arts December 3, 2013 0

Rick Ross’ sixth solo LP Mastermind is now arriving in 2014, after originally set to drop on December 17. Lead by “No Games,” Rozay gives the J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League-produced cut the MMG remix treatment. The

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3 Things Wale Wants to See Changed in Sneakerhead Culture

3 Things Wale Wants to See Changed in Sneakerhead Culture

Vandal Arts December 2, 2013 0

“DJ Clark Kent and DJ AM. Those are the two people Sneaker Man Dan and I looked up to as far as people being cool people with dope collections<,” Wale said NiceKicks. “Fat Joe,

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2013 Soul Train Awards Performances: Jennifer Hudson, T.I., Wale, Keith Sweat, Slick Rick, & More

2013 Soul Train Awards Performances: Jennifer Hudson, T.I., Wale, Keith Sweat, Slick Rick, & More

Vandal Arts December 2, 2013 0

The theme was love, peace, and soul at the 2013 Soul Train Awards, aired on Centric and BET on Sunday night. Taped at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, this year’s event was hosted

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Album Stream: Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’

Album Stream: Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’

Vandal Arts November 6, 2013 0

Yo Gotti is set to flood the streets with his upcoming album, I Am. Arriving November 19 on Epic Records, the King of Memphis’ major-label release is lead by the singles “Act Right” with

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Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’ Album (Tracklisting)

Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’ Album (Tracklisting)

Vandal Arts November 6, 2013 0

Yo Gotti is set to flood the streets with his upcoming album, I Am. Arriving November 19 on Epic Records, the King of Memphis’ major-label release is lead by the singles “Act Right” with

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New Music: DJ Khaled Feat. Chris Brown, Ace Hood, Wiz Khalifa & Wale “I’m Still”

New Music: DJ Khaled Feat. Chris Brown, Ace Hood, Wiz Khalifa & Wale “I’m Still”

Vandal Arts October 15, 2013 0

The second Funkmaster Flex premiere off DJ Khaled’s upcoming Suffering From Success LP “I’m Still.” Lead by Chris Brown, everyone raises their glasses on the victorious cut that co-stars Ace Hood, Wiz Khalifa, and

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New Video: Wale “Clappers” (Twerk Team Edition)

New Video: Wale “Clappers” (Twerk Team Edition)

Vandal Arts September 27, 2013 0

Not satisfied with the original? Wale’s got you covered. For fans who expected more twerking and skin in “Clappers” with Nicki Minaj and Juicy J, Folarin debuts a second video to appease viewers. Starring

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Watch: ‘Self Made 3′ Concert Starring Rick Ross, Meek Mill & Wale (Live Stream)

Watch: ‘Self Made 3′ Concert Starring Rick Ross, Meek Mill & Wale (Live Stream)

Vandal Arts September 18, 2013 0

Maybach Music Group celebrates the release of their Self Made, Vol. 3 compilation album with a bang. Tonight, the label’s three star artists in Rick Ross, Meek Mill, and Wale perform three solo concerts.

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Wale Brings Out Rick Ross at ‘What Dreams May Come True’ Tour Kickoff in Miami

Wale Brings Out Rick Ross at ‘What Dreams May Come True’ Tour Kickoff in Miami

Vandal Arts September 11, 2013 0

J. Cole and Wale kicked off their “What Dreams May Come True” fall tour in Miami on Tuesday night. Before J. Cole rocked the sold-out crowd at the James L. Knight Center, Folarin had

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New Video: Sean Kingston Feat. Wale “Seasonal Love”

New Video: Sean Kingston Feat. Wale “Seasonal Love”

Vandal Arts September 10, 2013 0

Sean Kingston brings his personal life to the big screen in “Seasonal Love,” the Benny Boom-directed video in support of his Back 2 Life LP. The R&B singer has one woman constantly on his

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New Video: Wale Feat. Nicki Minaj & Juicy J “Clappers”

New Video: Wale Feat. Nicki Minaj & Juicy J “Clappers”

Vandal Arts September 3, 2013 0

Great timing, Folarin. With Miley Cyrus’ performance at the MTV VMA’s still one of the biggest talking points in music, Wale decides to drop the video to his strip club anthem, “Clappers,” featuring Nicki

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New Music: Young Dro Feat. B.o.B, Wale, & Chief Keef “FDB (Remix)”

New Music: Young Dro Feat. B.o.B, Wale, & Chief Keef “FDB (Remix)”

Vandal Arts August 29, 2013 0

Another day, another new remix from Young Dro. With his southern street anthem “FDB” burning up, Mr. Polo drops a second remix to the Fki-produced cut. Out goes DJ Drama, French Montana, T.I., and

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Wale Speaks On Recording Title Track for Upcoming Robert Griffin III Documentary

Vandal Arts August 22, 2013 0

Robert Griffin III wasted no time establishing himself in the NFL last year, scooping rookie of the year and setting a new record for most jerseys sold in a single year. So yeah, he’s

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Tiara Thomas on Situation with Wale: “I Was Never Offered a Record Deal”

Tiara Thomas on Situation with Wale: “I Was Never Offered a Record Deal”

Vandal Arts August 16, 2013 0

Tiara Thomas visited Hot 97 studios to promote her upcoming Dear Sallie Mae project, and appearance at Harlem Day this coming weekend. During her conversation with Laura Stylez, Tiara cleared up rumors on any

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Wale Reacts to Kendrick Lamar: “I’d Have Felt a Way If My Name Wasn’t In the Verse”

Wale Reacts to Kendrick Lamar: “I’d Have Felt a Way If My Name Wasn’t In the Verse”

Vandal Arts August 15, 2013 0

While some MCs have taken Kendrick Lamar’s monster of a verse on Big Sean’s “Control (HOF)” as an invitation to battle, others are taking it as an honor. Wale, who was one of the

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New Music: Sean Kingston Feat. Wale “Seasonal Love”

New Music: Sean Kingston Feat. Wale “Seasonal Love”

Vandal Arts August 7, 2013 0

With one summer record under his belt, Sean Kingston comes back with his latest single “Seasonal Love.” The feel good record features Maybach Music Group’s Wale, as Kingston works his female listeners with a

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Wale Brings Out Chris Brown in Hollywood

Wale Brings Out Chris Brown in Hollywood

Vandal Arts August 4, 2013 0

D.C. took over Hollywood as Wale performed at this year’s Sunset Strip Music Festival in West Hollywood on Saturday night. Performing cuts off his No. 1 album The Gifted, Wale went back to 2011′s

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J. Cole and Wale Announce ‘What Dreams May Come True’ Tour

J. Cole and Wale Announce ‘What Dreams May Come True’ Tour

Vandal Arts July 29, 2013 0

They both topped the charts this summer with Born Sinner and The Gifted, now J Cole and Wale are coming to a city near you this fall. The Roc Nation labelmates will head on

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New Video: Juicy J Feat. Wale & Trey Songz “Bounce It”

New Video: Juicy J Feat. Wale & Trey Songz “Bounce It”

Vandal Arts July 18, 2013 0

Has Juicy J been invited onto the strip club board (if such a thing exists) yet? As if his “Bandz A Make Her Dance” smash hasn’t been keeping strippers in business for well over

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New Video: Wale Feat. French Montana “Back 2 Ballin’”

New Video: Wale Feat. French Montana “Back 2 Ballin’”

Vandal Arts July 9, 2013 0

Wale and French Montana’s “Back 2 Ballin’” isn’t your typical MMG video. Sure, it begins with video vixens in a sleek mansion, but that’s before the girls sit down to play some Sega, where

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New Music: Wale & J. Cole “Winter Schemes”

New Music: Wale & J. Cole “Winter Schemes”

Vandal Arts July 8, 2013 0

Their newly released albums in The Gifted and Born Sinner are holding the No.1 and No.2 slots on Billboard’s album charts. Now Wale and J. Cole come through with their promise and treat fans

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Wale Scores First No. 1 Album with ‘The Gifted’

Wale Scores First No. 1 Album with ‘The Gifted’

Vandal Arts July 3, 2013 0

Congratulations to Wale, who has just scored his first No. 1 album. His third LP, The Gifted, which hit stores last Tuesday (June 25), has debuted at the top spot on the Billboard 200

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New Music: Iggy Azalea Feat. Wale “Work (Remix)”

New Music: Iggy Azalea Feat. Wale “Work (Remix)”

Vandal Arts June 28, 2013 0

Iggy Azalea made sure she grabbed peoples’ attention with her raunchy video for “Work,” but now Grand Hustle’s First Lady returns with an updated version of her first U.S. single. The Aussie MC steps

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Wale & Sam Dew Perform “LoveHate Thing” on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

Wale & Sam Dew Perform “LoveHate Thing” on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

Vandal Arts June 27, 2013 0

Wale continued his promo tour in New York City with a visit to The Late Show with David Letterman on Wednesday night. Showing a dapper side in an all-black suit, Folarin performed his current

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New Music: Wale feat. YG & Dom Kennedy “Hella”

New Music: Wale feat. YG & Dom Kennedy “Hella”

Vandal Arts June 26, 2013 0

Wale tagged on this Cali inspired track to the Target version of his newly released album, The Gifted. For this Left Coast trip, Dom Kennedy and YG assist with the good vibes. Bass, some

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Behind the Scenes: Wale Feat. Juicy J & Nicki Minaj “Clappers” (Video)

Behind the Scenes: Wale Feat. Juicy J & Nicki Minaj “Clappers” (Video)

Vandal Arts June 25, 2013 0

Wale and Nicki Minaj take us on set of their video, “Clappers.” Directed by Benny Boom, the two artists got together earlier this month in Miami and New York City to film their collaboration

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Watch: Wale Breaks Down ‘The Gifted’ with Angie Martinez in Hot 97′s In-Studio Series (Live Stream)

Watch: Wale Breaks Down ‘The Gifted’ with Angie Martinez in Hot 97′s In-Studio Series (Live Stream)

Vandal Arts June 24, 2013 0

With his third solo album set to drop at midnight, Wale serves as the latest guest on Angie Martinez and Hot 97′s live studio series. In front of a live audience, Wale breaks down

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New Video: Wale “LoveHate Thing”

Vandal Arts June 23, 2013 0

With less than 3 days to go until Wale officially releases The Gifted, MMG’s own releases his “LoveHate” video (spotted at NahRight). Related: Behind the Scenes: Wale “LoveHate Thing” MissInfo.tv

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New Music: Juicy J Feat. Wale & Trey Songz “Bounce It”

New Music: Juicy J Feat. Wale & Trey Songz “Bounce It”

Vandal Arts June 18, 2013 0

Juicy J returns to the strip club with his new anthem, “Bounce It.” After shaking up 2012 with the hit “Bandz a Make Her Dance,” the Three 6 Mafia leader enlists Wale and Trey

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Album Stream: Wale ‘The Gifted’

Album Stream: Wale ‘The Gifted’

Vandal Arts June 18, 2013 0

With seven days left until his third solo album arrives, Wale offers fans a first listen of The Gifted. The MMG rapper partners with iTunes (pre-order here) to stream his new project in its

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New Music: Wale “88″ (Produced By Just Blaze)

New Music: Wale “88″ (Produced By Just Blaze)

Vandal Arts June 13, 2013 0

Wale pays homage to the legendary Michael Jordan on “88,” the Just Blaze-produced cut off The Gifted LP. After splurging on fans, friends, and industry favorites at world-renowned Flight Club in NYC, where he

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A Sneakerhead’s Dream: Wale Cops Every Jordan 3 (88) From Flight Cub, NYC (Video)

A Sneakerhead’s Dream: Wale Cops Every Jordan 3 (88) From Flight Cub, NYC (Video)

Vandal Arts June 12, 2013 0

We’re about two weeks away from Wale’s The Gifted. I’m sure most hip-hop heads have June 18th engraved in their brains but the following Tuesday (June 25) is all about Wale. The DMV rep

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Behind the Scenes: Wale “LoveHate Thing”

Behind the Scenes: Wale “LoveHate Thing”

Vandal Arts June 11, 2013 0

Wale is bringing ‘new black soul’ with his latest single “LoveHate Thing.” Last week, the D.C.-native filmed the 70s-inspired video directed by Sarah McClogan in New York City. On set Wale describes the overall

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New Music: Wale Feat. Wiz Khalifa & 2 Chainz “Rotation”

New Music: Wale Feat. Wiz Khalifa & 2 Chainz “Rotation”

Vandal Arts June 10, 2013 0

Wale follows up a remix with Rihanna by giving listners a stoners anthem this summer. The D.C.-native debuts the catchy “Rotation,” a cut off his third solo album The Gifted due June 25. On

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New Music: Chrisette Michelle feat. Wale “Rich Hipster (Remix)”

New Music: Chrisette Michelle feat. Wale “Rich Hipster (Remix)”

Vandal Arts June 8, 2013 0

Songstress Chrisette Michelle is set to release her latest LP, Better, on Tuesday (June. 11). With guest features from the likes of 2 Chainz and Bilal, the project serves as her first full length

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New Video: Wale Feat. Rick Ross & Lupe Fiasco “Poor Decisions”

New Video: Wale Feat. Rick Ross & Lupe Fiasco “Poor Decisions”

Vandal Arts June 4, 2013 0

Wale, Rick Ross and Lupe Fiasco take us from coast-to-coast in the newly debuted video for “Poor Decisions,” just one of three new tracks off the upcoming Self Made Vol. 3 album which dropped

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New Music: Wale Feat. Rihanna “Bad (Remix)”

New Music: Wale Feat. Rihanna “Bad (Remix)”

Vandal Arts June 3, 2013 0

The original had women singing worldwide, and the remix will have female listeners screaming louder. A day after performing at Hot 97 Summer Jam, Wale debuts the official remix to his single “Bad.” Rihanna

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New Music: Wale Feat. Rick Ross & Lupe Fiasco “Poor Decisions”

New Music: Wale Feat. Rick Ross & Lupe Fiasco “Poor Decisions”

Vandal Arts June 3, 2013 0

Even the wealthy make bad choices. MMG Monday continues with the second release off the label’s upcoming Self Made, Vol. 3 album. Produced by Jake One, the soulful “Poor Decisions” headed by Wale co-stars

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Wale Taps Jerry Seinfeld, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Cee-Lo Green & More for ‘The Gifted’ (Tracklisting)

Wale Taps Jerry Seinfeld, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Cee-Lo Green & More for ‘The Gifted’ (Tracklisting)

Vandal Arts June 3, 2013 0

Wale is bringing that “new black soul” with his third solo album The Gifted. The follow-up to 2011′s gold-certified Ambition is lead by the singles “Bad” with Tiara Thomas, and “LoveHate Thing” with Sam

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Wale Talks to Hot97′s Morning Show About ‘The Gifted,’ Summer Jam XX, Tiara Thomas (Video)

Wale Talks to Hot97′s Morning Show About ‘The Gifted,’ Summer Jam XX, Tiara Thomas (Video)

Vandal Arts May 31, 2013 0

This morning MMG’s Wale passed by HOT97′s morning show to chop it up with Ciph, Rosenberg, K. Foxx and Ebro. The Gifted one fielded questions about his upcoming album, Summer Jam XX, losing Tiara

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Watch: Wale ‘The Gifted’ Vlog (Pt.3)

Watch: Wale ‘The Gifted’ Vlog (Pt.3)

Vandal Arts May 25, 2013 0

After introducing his new single, “LoveHate Thing”, from the forthcoming The Gifted album, Wale hits fans with another vlog. Continuing to pay homage to those who have inspired him, Folarain shows love to Fela

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French Montana Brings Out Diddy, Swizz Beatz, Wale & Raekwon at ‘Excuse My French’ Release Party

French Montana Brings Out Diddy, Swizz Beatz, Wale & Raekwon at ‘Excuse My French’ Release Party

Vandal Arts May 22, 2013 0

French Montana celebrated the release of his long-awaited debut album, Excuse My French, with a show at New York’s Webster Hall last night. On the birthday of two fellow NY giants, Biggie Smalls and

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New Music: Wale “Love Hate Thing”

New Music: Wale “Love Hate Thing”

Vandal Arts May 20, 2013 0

Wale had females singing worldwide with “Bad,” now Folarin returns with his official second single “Love Hate Thing.” The D.C.-native goes into full storytelling mode, rapping on various relatable topics fans can sure attach

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Wale ‘The Gifted’ (Album Cover)

Wale ‘The Gifted’ (Album Cover)

Vandal Arts May 15, 2013 0

Wale turns into a clay sculpture on the cover to his upcoming album, The Gifted. The MMG rapper hit Twitter to reveal his third solo album’s artwork. Created by world renowned tattoo artist Mr.

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Watch: Wale #TheGifted Vlog (Pt.2)

Watch: Wale #TheGifted Vlog (Pt.2)

Vandal Arts May 7, 2013 0

Late last month, Wale introduced his new The Gifted web series to give fans an inside look at what motivates and drives him to keep pushing on in hip-hop. He continues to pay homage

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Chrisette Michele Taps Bilal, Wale, & 2 Chainz on ‘Better’ LP (Tracklisting)

Chrisette Michele Taps Bilal, Wale, & 2 Chainz on ‘Better’ LP (Tracklisting)

Vandal Arts May 3, 2013 0

Chrisette Michele fans get ready. The R&B songstress is set to release her fourth studio album Better on June 11 via Def Jam Records. The follow-up to 2010′s Let Freedom Reign consists of 16

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Hot97 Summer Jam 2013 Lineup: Chris Brown, Wu-Tang, Kendrick, Miguel, Fabolous, ASAP Rocky, Joe Budden, 2 Chainz, Wale, French Montana

Hot97 Summer Jam 2013 Lineup: Chris Brown, Wu-Tang, Kendrick, Miguel, Fabolous, ASAP Rocky, Joe Budden, 2 Chainz, Wale, French Montana

Vandal Arts May 2, 2013 0

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Hot97′s annual Summer Jam concert, so you know they’re pulling no punches. Announced moments ago, Chris Brown, Wu-Tang Clan, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, Fabolous, ASAP Rocky, Wale,

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New Music: French Montana Feat. DJ Khaled, Rick Ross, Wale, Mavado & Nicki Minaj “Freaks (Remix)”

New Music: French Montana Feat. DJ Khaled, Rick Ross, Wale, Mavado & Nicki Minaj “Freaks (Remix)”

Vandal Arts April 25, 2013 0

French Montana gets a little frisky with some friends on the official remix to his single, “Freaks.” Nicki Minaj returns from the original, plus DJ Khaled, Rick Ross, Wale, and Mavado. Excuse My French

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New Video: Wale Feat. Travis Porter “The One Eyed Kitten Song”

New Video: Wale Feat. Travis Porter “The One Eyed Kitten Song”

Vandal Arts April 24, 2013 0

Wale and Travis Porter hit the strip club in “The One Eye Kitten Song,” the Diplo-produced cut off last year’s Folarin mixtape. What started as a different concept for a visual, soon became sidetracked

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Photo: A$AP Ferg, French Montana and Wale at the “Work (Remix)” Video Shoot

Photo: A$AP Ferg, French Montana and Wale at the “Work (Remix)” Video Shoot

Vandal Arts April 14, 2013 0

A$ AP Ferg is currently on the Harlem streets causing a frenzy for his “Work (Remix)” video shoot. Minutes ago, French Montana hit Instagram with a flick of himself with Wale and Fergenstein. Last

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New Music: Wale “Sight of the Sun (Freestyle)”

New Music: Wale “Sight of the Sun (Freestyle)”

Vandal Arts April 3, 2013 0

Wale’s third studio album — his second on MMG — The Gifted is expected to release in a little under three months on June 25. In the meantime, though, the D.C. rapper gifts us

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Wale Discusses ‘The Gifted’ Album, Jay-Z and Starting From the Bottom (Video)

Wale Discusses ‘The Gifted’ Album, Jay-Z and Starting From the Bottom (Video)

Vandal Arts March 29, 2013 0

Following in the footsteps of Elliott Wilson, veteran hip-hop journalist Shaheem Reid recently launched his own new web series, The Round Up, on Jay-Z’s Life + Times YouTube channel. After discussing top 5s, the

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New Music: Travi$ Scott Feat. Wale “Quintana”

New Music: Travi$ Scott Feat. Wale “Quintana”

Vandal Arts March 27, 2013 0

G.O.O.D. Music’s rookie gave us his “Quintana” video over the weekend, but the official version also features a verse from Wale. The DC native has the closing verse on the final cut. It’s aggressive

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Wale & Tiara Thomas Perform “Bad” on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’

Wale & Tiara Thomas Perform “Bad” on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’

Vandal Arts March 26, 2013 0

D.C. was in the house as Wale continued his NYC promo run with a visit to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. With special guest Tiara Thomas on the guitar and The Roots backing him,

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New Video: Wale Feat. Tiara Thomas “Bad”

New Video: Wale Feat. Tiara Thomas “Bad”

Vandal Arts March 20, 2013 0

Wale Wednesday continues as MMG’s poet treats fans with two new videos. After announcing the title of his new album, The Gifted, Wale and Tiara Thomas cater to his females listeners with their unofficial

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Wale Announces Third Solo Album Title & Release Date

Wale Announces Third Solo Album Title & Release Date

Vandal Arts March 20, 2013 0

Wale has steadily been working on his forthcoming third solo album. Today, the D.C.-native hit Twitter to announce his new project will be called The Gifted. The follow-up to 2011′s Ambition will arrive this

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Preview: Wale Feat. Tiara Thomas “Bad” (Video)

Preview: Wale Feat. Tiara Thomas “Bad” (Video)

Vandal Arts March 20, 2013 0

Wale gives us a sneak peek of the upcoming video “Bad,” his new single that’s organically tuned into an underground ladies anthem. Originally off last year’s Folarin mixtape, the D.C. representer will world premiere

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French Montana Brings Out 2 Chainz, Wale, Black Rob and Cap 1 in Atlanta

French Montana Brings Out 2 Chainz, Wale, Black Rob and Cap 1 in Atlanta

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After bringing out Uncle Murda, DJ Khaled, Trina, Wyclef Jean, Yo Gotti and Busta Rhymes in NYC earlier this month, French Montana recruited another big supporting cast for his Excuse My French tour stop

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French Montana Brings Out 2 Chainz, Wale, Black Rob and Cap 1 in Atlanta

French Montana Brings Out 2 Chainz, Wale, Black Rob and Cap 1 in Atlanta

Vandal Arts March 14, 2013 0

After bringing out Uncle Murda, DJ Khaled, Trina, Wyclef Jean, Yo Gotti and Busta Rhymes in NYC earlier this month, French Montana recruited another big supporting cast for his Excuse My French tour stop

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New Video: Kid Ink Feat. Wale & Meek Mill “Bad Ass”

New Video: Kid Ink Feat. Wale & Meek Mill “Bad Ass”

Vandal Arts March 4, 2013 0

Call 911! Kid Ink sets fire in “Bad Ass,” the new single off his forthcoming major-label debut album due later this year. The Los Angeles-native, who started the new year off signing with RCA

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New Video: Wale “No Days Off”

New Video: Wale “No Days Off”

Vandal Arts February 26, 2013 0

Wale dedicates his latest visual to his hardcore fans who continues to grind 24/7. Off his 2011 sophomore album Ambition, Wale takes us cross country as he travels the road during last year’s heavy

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New Music: Young Scooter Feat. Gucci Mane & Wale “Pass Around” (Prod. by Lex Luger)

New Music: Young Scooter Feat. Gucci Mane & Wale “Pass Around” (Prod. by Lex Luger)

Vandal Arts February 24, 2013 0

Young Scooter isn’t short of big-name collaborations this year. After linking with his Free Bandz boss Future for “I’m Good” and luring Rick Ross, Birdman and Gucci Mane for a remix of his street

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New Video: Wale “Street Runner”

New Video: Wale “Street Runner”

Vandal Arts February 22, 2013 0

From the tough Bronx streets to Sin City. After linking up with Chinx Drugz and Fatz in “Let a Ni**a Know,” Wale hops on the jet cross-country to Las Vegas in “Street Runner.” Off

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Wale Confronts Toronto Raptors Commentators for Dissing Him on Air

Wale Confronts Toronto Raptors Commentators for Dissing Him on Air

Vandal Arts February 20, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, What’s Beef? Johnny Nunez, WireImage Wale doesn’t like people speaking ill of him, least of all NBA commentators. On Monday night (Feb. 18), the D.C.-bred rapper confronted Toronto Raptors

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Rap vs. NBA Beef Pt. 2: Wale Confronts Toronto Raptors Announcer After Diss

Rap vs. NBA Beef Pt. 2: Wale Confronts Toronto Raptors Announcer After Diss

Vandal Arts February 20, 2013 0

Just days after Lil Wayne rallied a “f*ck the NBA” chant (complete with some allegations about Chris Bosh’s wife), this emerging war of words between rap and the NBA bled over into Washington D.C.

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New Video: DJ Drama ft. Tyga, Wale, and Roscoe Dash “So Many Girls”

New Video: DJ Drama ft. Tyga, Wale, and Roscoe Dash “So Many Girls”

Vandal Arts February 18, 2013 0

DJ Drama knows a thing or two about keeping the party packed with beautiful ladies, and his comrades do too. For this night out, Tyga, Wale and Roscoe Dash lend a hand to bring

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New Video: Wale Feat. Chinx Drugz and Fatz “Let a Ni**a Know”

Vandal Arts February 17, 2013 0

Wale travels down the I-95 in “Let a Ni**a Know,” a cut off 2012′s Folarin mixtape. MMG’s and the Coke Boys link up once again as Wale, Chinx Drugz and Fatz roam the streets

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Meek Mill and Wale on Their Joint Mixtape: “Yall Might Get That This Summer”

Meek Mill and Wale on Their Joint Mixtape: “Yall Might Get That This Summer”

Vandal Arts February 14, 2013 0

Wale and Meek Mill maybe two of MMG’s hardest working MCs. While the the red carpet at the 2013 Grammys, I spoke to both rappers hinted at their talked about joint mixtape for summer

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New Video: Juelz Santana Feat. Wale “Awesome”

New Video: Juelz Santana Feat. Wale “Awesome”

Vandal Arts February 13, 2013 0

Juelz Santana continues to flood the internet with new visuals. His latest speaks to the ladies as MMG’s Wale assists him on the smooth “Awesome.” Off his new God Will’n mixtape, ‘Elz and Folarin

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Wale, Kelly Clarkson and Miguel: D.C. Rapper Takes Offense to Singer’s Grammy Comments

Wale, Kelly Clarkson and Miguel: D.C. Rapper Takes Offense to Singer’s Grammy Comments

Vandal Arts February 12, 2013 0

Joe Scarnici, Getty Images Wale took offense to Kelly Clarkson’s comments about Miguel at the 2013 Grammy Awards. “I didn’t like the Kelly Clarkson back-handed comments to Miguel,” the D.C.-bred rapper told MTV News.

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Pusha T: Mixtape Drops Today, New Track ‘Only You Can Tell It’ Features Wale

Pusha T: Mixtape Drops Today, New Track ‘Only You Can Tell It’ Features Wale

Vandal Arts January 28, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News Tasos Katopodis, Getty Images Pusha T‘s new mixtape Wrath of Caine is set for release today and it has been generating hype through the release of several singles since

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New Music: Pusha T feat. Wale “Only You Can Tell It” #WrathofCaine

New Music: Pusha T feat. Wale “Only You Can Tell It” #WrathofCaine

Vandal Arts January 27, 2013 0

We won’t get Pusha’s Wrath of Caine mixtape until tomorrow, but our friends at Billboard got the jump on the Wale-assisted track we previewed late last week. The beat was taken from the “Ye

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Exclusive: Pusha T Previews His ‘Wrath Of Caine’ Collabos with Wale and FrenchMontana

Exclusive: Pusha T Previews His ‘Wrath Of Caine’ Collabos with Wale and FrenchMontana

Vandal Arts January 25, 2013 0

(Pusha T talks about French Montana’s oddly endearing off-beat “wave”) Miss Info: Yesterday we gave you the trailer for Pusha T and Rick Ross’ upcoming “Millions” video…along with an interview clip of Pusha sharing

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New Music: DJ Scream feat. Future, Wale and Ludacris “Cee-Lo”

New Music: DJ Scream feat. Future, Wale and Ludacris “Cee-Lo”

Vandal Arts January 24, 2013 0

MMG’s DJ Scream assembles his own posse on “Cee-Lo,” the latest track from his Long Live The Hustle LP. Produced by trap titans 808 Mafia (Lex Luger and Southside), the banger is tag-teamed by

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Wale, Seinfeld: Jerry Signs on for ‘The Album About Nothing’

Wale, Seinfeld: Jerry Signs on for ‘The Album About Nothing’

Vandal Arts January 19, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, Mixtape Getty Images Four years after Wale dropped his acclaimed “Seinfeld”-inspired concept mixtape, The Mixtape About Nothing, the MMG rapper has revealed plans to release an official LP, The

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New Video: Wale “Never Never”

New Video: Wale “Never Never”

Vandal Arts January 17, 2013 0

Wale returns home to the DMV area in the street video for “Never Never.” Off his current Folarin mixtape, Wale rides cleans in the Rolls Royce and pays a visit to local well-known spots

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Watch: Raekwon Previews ‘Lost Jewlry,’ French Montana Joins Wale, Joey Badass & DJ Premier

Watch: Raekwon Previews ‘Lost Jewlry,’ French Montana Joins Wale, Joey Badass & DJ Premier

Vandal Arts January 9, 2013 0

Last night, The Chef brought his upcoming Lost Jewlry EP to Brooklyn’s PNC radio for an exclusive preview. The building was packed to the brim as Raekwon spoke on each track and interacted with

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New Videos: Stalley Feat. Wale & Anthony Flammia “Home to You”, Plus Rockie Fresh, & Rick Ross

Vandal Arts September 19, 2012 0

Maybach Musis Group continues its dominance on the airwaves and online this week. On Tuesday, the powerhouse label used the day to premiere three new videos, plus Meek Mill’s new single. One of

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