attention deficit

After a monumental year in music in 2009, Wale’s  100 miles and running in 2010. With the release of his debut album Attention Deficit, he garnered both praise and hardship with crippling first week sales due to under shipment alongside a movement of fans searching relentlessly for the finished project. Moving past that, there was […]

Although the album was released back in November, rapper Wale is still making his rounds with Attention Deficit, dropping the music video for his second official single “Pretty Girls”. Clearly, Gucci Mane wasn’t going to be able to make it due to his particular situation, a.k.a. prison, but the abundance of women might be able […]

Artists from around the country are continuing to unite to help the Haiti relief effort following last week’s tragedy. The latest artist to rally for relief is none other than Wale who’s headlining the “DMV Helps Haiti Concert.” Wale will take the stage Monday January 18th at D.C.’s 9:30 Club to raise much needed financial […]

In today’s Hip Hop game and in the overall mental scheme of African American males and their particular mentality, it has become more acceptable to come off as hard or maintain some type of thuggish nature. Emotions have become obsolete and almost devoid for some of the youth as many young Black men are unwilling […]

Despite weak first week sales due to even weaker distribution, DC’s Hip-Hop hope is moving on. Wale, the resident uptown roamer, is set to deliver a performance of tracks from his Attention Deficit debut. His last mainstream appearance was at the 2009 MTV VMA’s when he brought along go-go band UCB to be the ‘house […]

“I had to fight to get that on the album because I don’t think a lot of people at the label understood it.” No person can imagine the magnitude of emotion an artist will endure when he/she finds out that his/her album has been leaked.  In the case of D.C. rapper Wale, part of the […]

“Allow me to introduce me, my name’s Wale don’t say Wally…” These are the words of Allido/Interscope artist, Wale. He’s straight out of the “area” comprised of D.C., Maryland and Virginia and if you’ve been eager to be introduced to the lyrical giant, you’ll have to wait just a little bit longer. Wale’s Attention Deficit […]