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Sep
12
New Music: MMG – ‘Self Made, Vol. 3’ [Album Stream]

Self Made, Vol. 3

Rick Ross and his MMG crew are back for a third time with Self Made, Vol. 3. Due Sept. 17, the hip-hop compilation features MMG’s all-stars including Rozay, Meek Mill, Wale, Rockie Fresh, Stalley, and Omarion.

They also reached outside the camp, enlisting J. Cole, Lupe Fiasco, Hit-Boy, French Montana, Fabolous, Pusha T, and the late Lil Snupe.

“This album is more energetic. It’s like a home invasion,” said Ross during his appearance on “106 & Park.” “We’re kicking in the door with the energy and everybody’s coming with their A-game.”

They will celebrate by playing three shows in one day on Sept. 17. Wale will be in North Carolina with J. Cole, Meek Mill has a show in Washington, D.C., and Rick Ross will headline New York’s Gramercy Theatre. The concerts will be live streamed on MMG.TV.

You don’t have to wait until Tuesday to hear the album. All 16 tracks can now be streamed below.

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Sep
10
Video: Sean Kingston f/ Wale – ‘Seasonal Love’

Sean Kingston and Wale

Sean Kingston is all grown up. The 23-year-old singer hits the strip club in the video for “Seasonal Love” featuring Wale. In the Benny Boom-directed clip, he meets a dancer (real-life girlfriend Maliah Michel), but their romance goes beyond the velvet rope.

He brings her home and wines and dines her until she one day finds him flirting with another woman. But she realizes that their love is more than seasonal, and ends up spending spring, summer, fall, and winter with him.

Kingston’s third album Back 2 Life arrives today featuring appearances from Chris Brown, Wiz Khalifa, 2 Chainz, T.I., Yo Gotti, and Busta Rhymes.

Watch their romance blossom on screen.

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Sep
3
Video: Wale f/ Nicki Minaj & Juicy J – ‘Clappers’

Nicki Minaj and Wale

The bigger, the better. Wale links with Nicki Minaj and Juicy J in the Benny Boom-directed video for his strip club anthem “Clappers” off his latest album The Gifted. The Young Money rapstress sips her Myx moscato and twerks alongside her male co-stars, who watch the ladies shake their big ol’ butts.

Feats your eyes on the bootylicious visuals.

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Aug
7
New Music: Sean Kingston f/ Wale – ‘Seasonal Love’

Seasonal Love

Sean Kingston heat up the summer with his Chris Brown and Wiz Khalifa-assisted hit “Beat It.” Now he comes with a single for all types of weather on “Seasonal Love.” The radio-friendly record boasts a twerk-ready beat and a verse from MMG’s own Wale.

“‘Seasonal Love’ has a happy, strip club, turnt-up type of vibe,” Sean tells Rap-Up.com.

His third album Back 2 Life is due Sept. 10 featuring T.I., 2 Chainz, Chris Brown, Wiz Khalifa, and Busta Rhymes.

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Aug
4
Wale Brings Out Chris Brown at Sunset Strip Music Festival

Wale and Chris Brown

Wale shut down the Sunset Strip as part of the Sunset Strip Music Festival in West Hollywood on Saturday. The MMG MC brought his hits including “Bad” and “LoveHate Thing” to the East Stage as fans filled the street. During his 9 o’clock set, Chris Brown made a surprise appearance, dancing onstage as Wale performed “Slight Work.”

In addition to Wale, the lineup included Linkin Park, Asher Roth, Logic, and Slick Rick and Doug E. Fresh.

Wale and Breezy kept the party going at Playhouse, where they met up with Jermaine Dupri and Iggy Azalea.

Wale took to Twitter to reveal that he has collaborated with Mariah Carey. “Mariah x Wale x JD = coming soon,” he teased.

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Jul
29
J. Cole and Wale Team Up for ‘What Dreams May Come’ Tour

What Dreams May Come Tour

J. Cole and Wale are coming to a city near you this fall. The “Power Trip” rapper has announced dates for his “What Dreams May Come” tour featuring the MMG MC.

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Jul
18
Video: Juicy J f/ Wale & TreySongz – ‘Bounce It’

Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, Wale, and Trey Songz

Juicy J lets the dollar circulate in the video for his new strip club anthem “Bounce It” featuring Wale and Trey Songz. The fellas get suited up and throw stacks of cash in the Benny Boom-directed clip.

Juicy heads to a hotel room and smokes a cigar, while two ladies undress before his eyes. His Taylor Gang cohort Wiz Khalifa also makes a cameo.

“It’s a crazy club record, something for the ladies,” said Juicy of the Dr. Luke and Baby E-produced banger.

His star-studded debut Stay Trippy is due August 27 featuring Justin Timberlake, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Trina, and more.

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