Wale

Stream Wale’s New Album Shine

Wale pushed up the release date for his new album, Shine, dropping it tonight, a week early than it was originally scheduled. It's the D.C. rapper's…
Ian Servantes / April 28, 2017

SXSW 2017 Gallery: Behind the Scenes at Mazda Studio at Empire

From heavyweights Rick Ross and Mastodon to shining new artists like Vagabon and Diet Cig, the Mazda Studio at Empire was a hotbed of activity…
SPIN / March 20, 2017

New Music: Rick Ross – “Trap Trap Trap” ft. Wale and Young Thug

On March 17, Rick Ross will release his ninth studio album, Rather You Than Me. The new effort will feature a Chris Rock appearance and 14…
Brian Josephs / March 10, 2017

Video: Wale – “Running Back” ft. Lil Wayne

The studio version of Wale's new single with Lil Wayne--the twinkling, oddly loping "Running Back"--premiered in mid-January, following Wale's live debut of the song on ESPN's First…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 6, 2017

NFL, Musicians Team Up to Make Shirts for the Eagles/Diplo Fan in Your Life

The latest product out of the NFL's marketing machine is a limited-edition line of T-shirts made with the help of 30 musical artists. Thanks to a…
Brian Josephs / September 29, 2016

Rick Ross, Meek Mill, and Wale Reconnect for ‘Make It Work’

Things are looking up for Maybach Music Group. Wale has a new album on the way, and Meek Mill is almost done with house arrest. Self Made…
Brian Josephs / June 8, 2016

The Game Taps Rick Ross, Diddy, 2 Chainz, and More for an All-Star #Ferguson Song

The Game tapped an incredible array of talent for a new song dedicated to Mike Brown and the fallout in Ferguson following the unarmed teen's…
Chris Martins / August 28, 2014

Miguel and Wale Cover Elton John’s ‘Bennie and the Jets’

A "Super Deluxe" version of Elton John's landmark 1973 album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road drops next week, which features a bonus disc of contemporary artists…
Mike Ayers / March 21, 2014

There Is a ‘Game of Thrones’ Rap Mixtape and Big Boi Is on It

HBO's hit fantasy series Game of Thrones has fans in acts like CHVRCHES, the National, and the Hold Steady, each of whom have covered or…
Dan Reilly / March 5, 2014

Miguel Scores Elton John Cover, NSFW Video for Big Sean’s ‘Ashley’

Miguel is making moves to secure a huge 2014 for himself. The Los Angeles-based singer/producer is aiming to release his third album this year, and…
Chris Martins / January 31, 2014

Rick Ross’ Maybach Crew Hit With Huge Lawsuit Over London Concert

Trouble just seems to follow Rick Ross wherever he goes. If it's not a massive criminal organization with chapters in just about any city the…
Chris Martins / October 4, 2013

Who Charted? Jay-Z Outsells Everyone Except JT, Ciara Makes a Worthy Return

First! He's got 99 problems, but going No. 1 ... eh, you get the idea. Jay-Z, no surprise, has the biggest album of the week with Magna…
Chris Martins / July 17, 2013

Who Charted? J. Cole Conquers Kanye, Jay-Z Is Poised to Retake the Throne

First! We may not be the biggest fans of his incessant emotional wallowing and general lack of fire, but J. Cole is to be applauded for…
Chris Martins / July 10, 2013

Who Charted? Wale’s Ugly Bust Pushes ‘Yeezus’ Off of Its Pedestal

First! Some weeks, the charts move in mysterious ways. This is very much one of those weeks. Today, Wale sits atop the Billboard 200 with The…
Chris Martins / July 3, 2013

Wale, ‘The Gifted’ (Maybach Music Group/Atlantic)

Wale can't live without his Tom Ford Black Orchid cologne. It's been his perma-scent since Rick Ross shared aroma secrets during an ostensibly all-night bender…
Jeff Weiss / June 27, 2013
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