Character and lyricism aside, there are tons of other factors that determine whether an artist is likeable or not, so I’ve decided to let the cavalry chime in on what exactly makes a superstar emcee. Go ahead and talk yo’ sh*t….See more...
Whether it was RUN DMC telling us about their Adidas or Nas confessing his addiction, sneakers have always been a topic of discussion in hip hop. Sure, a lot of rappers talk about it, who who are really the biggest sneakerheads in the game? See more...
There are four main models in Wale's new "Clappers" video. The first person to identify all four of them correctly is going to win some free gear from IM King. Yes, I'm completely serious. See more...
First week sales numbers are out, and the big news is that Wale can now add "number one album" to his resume. "The Gifted" moved 158K units first week - let's start over-analyzing what that number means!See more...
Posted by Nathan S. on 06/28/13 |
Filed under Downloads, This Week in Hype, Podcasts, Wale, Jarren Benton
For the latest edition, I review Wale's "The Gifted" album via a dental hygiene metaphor, talk to Jarren Benton about chest hair swag and grandma goons, celebrate my album sales predictions, reveal a new giveaway and much more. See more...
Posted by Lucas G. on 06/26/13 |
Filed under Opinion, Wale, Before They Blew
As the world listens to Wale's new album, we take a trip back in time to revisiting some of Folarin's classic, old material. Before the Maybach, before "Attention Deficit", this was Wale. See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 06/25/13 |
Filed under Wale
Rappers sometimes tend to be pretty bold when it comes to album titles and unfortunately, a lot of times the music on their projects doesn't always live up to the grandiose title of the projects their featured on. See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 06/24/13 |
Filed under Videos, Wale
With so many noteworthy albums let loose last week, Wale really needed a sort of friendly reminder to fans about this week's release of his third studio album, "The Gifted."See more...
The 18th is finally here! In addition to Cole and Mac and Kanye and Statik, you now have to listen to Wale. The ambassador of the capital is throwing his hat in the ring too…sort of. Today, Wale released a stream of his new album "The Gifted".See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 06/03/13 |
Filed under Rick Ross, Wale, Lupe Fiasco
We can all safely say that Rick Ross and Lupe Fiasco are on far opposite ends of the rap spectrum, but does their varying content and lyrical styles mean the two emcee's should steer clear of appearing on the same record together?See more...
Posted by Danielle Harling on 05/21/13 |
Filed under Wale
While you were critiquing the hell out of Kanye West's "Black Skinhead" and "New Slave" and ogling over the artwork to J. Cole's "Born Sinner" album, Maybach Music Group's most poetic emcee was also putting in work. See more...
Posted by Nathan S. on 05/13/13 |
Filed under Top Stories, Opinion, Wale
Wale has an email address for producers to send beats to. He randomly opened an email from a producer so amateur they didn't even leave any contact information, RECORDED THE SONG ANYWAY AND IS PLANNING ON PUTTING IT ON HIS ALBUM.See more...
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