Posts Tagged ‘Wale’

The Game, 2 Chainz, Diddy, and More Collaborate on “Don’t Shoot” to Protest Injustice in Ferguson

The Game and lots of his friends have collaborated on “Don’t Shoot,” a politically charged track about Michael Brown and the people of Ferguson, Missouri. The song brings together the talents of 15 rappers and singers to use the... Read more »

Don’t Believe the Hype: Highly Anticipated Albums That Didn’t Deliver

Anticipation can be a double-edged sword. While a hyped up album or long-awaited release builds interest, it also raises expectations. In some cases, it yields the kind of album that impacts in very special way. Take... Read more »

Miguel ft. Wale – “Bennie and the Jets (Elton John Cover)”

Elton John’s going all out for the 40th anniversary of his Goodbye Yellow Brick Road album, which will be re-released next week with a live album CD, a DVD of his 1973 film, a 100-page illustrated... Read more »

Wale Raps Over Game of Thrones Theme Song; “Catch the Throne” Mixtape Tracklist Unveiled

Last night, Big Boi shared his contribution to HBO’s Game of Thrones mixtape, and today, we’ve got Wale’s, as well as the Catch the Throne tracklist. The rapper uses the epic theme song from the show... Read more »

Wale ft. Rick Ross, Fat Trel, and Young Thug – “Clappers (Remix)”

Revamping last year’s “Clappers,” Wale introduces Rick Ross, Fat Trel, and Young Thug to the remix of the strip club anthem. Dropping the original production and allowing Hit-Boy to take over, the rappers trade verses over... Read more »

Hear Wale’s Reaction to Being Left Off Complex’s Best Albums of the Year List

Wale wasn’t included in Complex’s list of The Best Albums of 2013, and he wasn’t happy about it. He called the Complex offices and shared how he saw the situation, and the conversation quickly escalated to... Read more »

Drake Brings Out Kanye to Perform “New Slaves” at the Annual OVO Festival

The list of people Drake brought out for his OVO Festival in Toronto is already reading like an A-list rap roster: J. Cole, Mase, Diddy, Wale, Big Sean, French Montana,  A$AP Rocky, and even TLC. Yes, you read that... Read more »

Video: Wale ft. Sam Dew – “Love Hate Thing”

It may seem like Wale has stepped into the background while other big names and fresh faces in hip-hop dominate the news and the charts lately. It’s a busy time for rap fans right now, but Wale... Read more »

Stream HOT 97’s Summer Jam 2013

Hot 97’s annual Summer Jam festival is underway, and it’s a pretty damn hip-hop event. Right now, their “festival stage” is underway, which features the likes of Joey Bada$$, Action Bronson, A$AP Ferg, and many more.... Read more »

Pusha T ft. Wale – “Only You Can Tell It”

Tomorrow (January 28) Pusha T is scheduled to release his highly anticipated new mixtape, Wrath of Caine. We’ve already had a small taste of what to expect from the project via the Rick Ross-assited cut “Millions,”... Read more »

Highlights From Wale’s “Folarin” Mixtape

Since signing to MMG, Wale has been pretty inconsistent. Fans of the go-go flavored style of his earlier work saw him drift further away from what made him unique and more into pop rap mediocrity. His... Read more »

Cloudeater ft. Wale – “Faces (Silent Dust Remix)”

If you’re not up on the original from Cloudeater and Wale, the Atlanta band had Wale spit some fury bars on their percussive, fuzzy “Faces” this summer. We’ve already introduced you to the duo known as... Read more »

Game ft. Wale – “Stripper”

Game links up with Wale for a smooth new cut that is a far cry from what you might expect based on the title. He explains why this one didn’t make it on the new album: “‘Stripper’ was... Read more »

Video: Rick Ross ft. Wale & Drake – “Diced Pineapples”

Wasn’t initially a big fan of this record but this visual is very… pleasant. Definitely enjoyed watching it. I mean, I for one am never mad at a visual with some very nice eye candy. Check... Read more »

Watch Jay Electronica, D’Angelo, Janelle Monae, & Maybach Music Group At Made In America Festival

If you missed Jay-Z‘s first Made In America Festival today in Philly, catch some of the performances below, including a surprise appearance from Jay Electronica, who’s still working on that long-awaited debut. Jay Electronica D’Angelo Janelle... Read more »