Wale links up with Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III and ESPN to create the theme music for Griffin’s upcoming hour-long documentary RGIII: The Will To Win. The documentary will be airing August 27th on ESPN at 7:00 pm EST and you’ll hear this track in it
Take a listen below!
J. Cole and Wale seem to have good chemistry together and they will be embarking on a 2 month North American tour titled What Dreams May Come. The tour will be kicking off in Miami on September 10th and will continue to early November. Purchase tickets and check out the dates below.
British electronic music group Rudimental recruits Wale for the official remix to their Feel The Love single. Rudimental’s debut album, Home, will be available in the US on August 6th.
Juicy J releases the official video for his latest single Bounce It featuring a nice Wale verse and a typical, catchy Trey Songz hook. The track is produced by Dr. Luke and the visual is directed by Benny Boom. Stay Trippy is set to drop on August 27th.
On the week of June 18th, all the talk was about J. Cole outselling Kanye West or vice versa and now, 3 weeks later, Cole has jumped to the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart and passed Yeezus in album sales. Cole pushed 55,732 copies this past week, placing him at the #1 slot, above Wale’s The Gifted (48,870) and Kanye West’s Yeezus (40,366). This puts Born Sinner at 439,000 total copies sold to date, versus his original competition, Yeezus, which is at 431,000 sold. Congrats to J. Cole, well deserved!
Skull Candy puts together a very unique visual for Wale and French Montana‘s Back 2 Ballin record. The video puts Wale and French into various 8-bit video games with a pair of fine women playing them. The animation was done by Powerhouse Animation and the video was directed by The Director Brothers.
Even though he just released his solo studio album The Gifted, Wale shows no sign of slowing down as he releases a brand new collaboration with J. Cole titled Winter Schemes. Produced by Jake One.
Luke James reaches out and gets a verse from Wale for the official remix to his latest single I.O.U.. Producced by Danja.