Wale (rapper)

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Wale
Wale performing in Atlanta.jpg
Wale in 2008.
Background information
Birth nameOlubowale Victor Akintimehin
Born (1984-09-21) September 21, 1984 (age 35)
OriginWashington D.C., United States
GenresHip hop, go-go
Occupation(s)Rapper
Years active2005–present
LabelsMaybach Music Group, Allido, Def Jam Records, Roc Nation
Associated actsTamere Guess, J. Cole, Tabi Bonney, UCB, Curren$y, Rick Ross
WebsiteOfficial website

Wale Victor Folarin (born Olubowale Victor Akintimehin; September 21, 1984 in Washington D.C.) is an American rapper better known by his stage name, Wale.

In 2010 Wale was nominated for Best New Artist from both the Soul Train Awards and BET Awards but did not win.

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Wale has released 1 studio album:

Year Album
2009 Attention Deficit

Singles[change | change source]

Wale has had 5 singles:

Year Single
2007 "Nike Boots"
2009 "Chillin" (featuring Lady Gaga)
2009 "World Tour" (featuring Jazmine Sullivan)
2009 "Pretty Girls" (featuring Gucci Mane and Backyard Band)
2010 "Let's Chill" (featuring Lloyd)

Other websites[change | change source]