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Wale in 2008.
Background information
Birth name Olubowale Victor Akintimehin
Born September 21, 1984 (1984-09-21) (age 37)
Origin Washington D.C., United States
Genres Hip hop, go-go
Occupation(s) Rapper
Years active 2005–present
Labels Maybach Music Group, Allido, Def Jam Records, Roc Nation
Associated acts Tamere Guess, J. Cole, Tabi Bonney, UCB, Curren$y, Rick Ross

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.



Wale has released 1 studio album:

Year Album
2009 Attention Deficit


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)

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