Nigerian American rapper who increased to prominence along with his song, “Drill down Dug (Tremble It).” His debut recording was known as Attention Deficit and created singles like “Very Ladies.” He performed football in senior high school and university and remains a large fan from the Redskins. His 1st recorded monitor was known as “Rhyme from the Hundred years.” He created and released “Drill down Dug” entirely by himself and it became probably the most requested radio music in D.C.’s background. His cousin is definitely Gbenga Akinnagbe, an acting professional who starred within the Wire. He was on Tag Ronson’s solitary “Smile,” a remix from the Lily Allen music.
Full Name Wale
Date Of Birth September 21, 1984
Place Of Birth Washington, DC
Height 1.78 m
Education Robert Morris University, Quince Orchard High School, Virginia State University, Bowie State University
Awards BET Award for Best Collaboration, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Club Banger, Soul Train Music Rhythm & Bars Award, Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best International Artist
Nominations Grammy Award for Best Rap Song, BET Award for Best New Artist, BET Centric Award, BET Award for Viewer's Choice, MTV Video Music Award for Best Video with a Social Message, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Video, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Collabo, Duo or Group, World Music Award for World’s Best Album, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Impact Track, World Music Award for World’s Best Video, Soul Train Music Award for Best Collaboration, BET Hip Hop Award for Best New Hip Hop Artist, Soul Train Music Award for Song of the Year, Soul Train Music Award for Best Independent R&B/Soul Performance, World Music Award for World’s Best Song, BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Album of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Award for Diaspora Artist of the Year