He first rose to prominence in , when his song "Dig Dug Shake It " became popular in his hometown. Wale became locally recognized and continued recording music for the regional audience. While signed to that label, Wale released several mixtapes and appeared in national media including MTV and various Black-American-focused magazines. A song called "Ridin' in That Black Joint" was featured in the popular video game Saints Row 2 ' s soundtrack in The album, although under-shipped, received positive reviews from critics. His second studio album, Ambition was released November 1, , with mixed reviews. His third studio album, The Gifted , was released on June 25, , to mainly positive reviews; it debuted at number one on the Billboard Wale's family first lived in Northwest, Washington, D. However, he dropped out due to academic reasons.
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Ambition is the second studio album by American hip hop recording artist Wale. Ambition received generally positive reviews from music critics. The album debuted at number two on the Billboard chart, selling , copies in its first week of release. As of June , the album has sold over , copies in the United States. And I got a lot of freestyles, some classic shit, not playing no more. And I wanna give my fans a reason to brag now like, "Yo, this is what I like Wale the most. I'm working vigorously. I'm mentally getting right. Working out, getting physically right. Reading more, I'm back to the old me.
What is Wale's emotional state after an already long list of career ups and downs? How does Wale feel about college athletics? Marcus J. Moore took the odd numbers, Ramon Ramirez the evens. Spoiler alert: The Wale tape is aight.
Sign In Register. I would have been a totally different person Had I not been exposed to these things I'm not saying I'm going to change the world But I guarantee I will spark the brain that will change the world I'm only but a man but man enough to challenge all And I love you all And I pray you just don't think I'm smart and see my vision and know my heart This is I am just an artist I am just a man May not change the world But let me inspire someone who can Who can [x4]. Wale Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Note: When you embed the widget in your site, it will match your site's styles CSS. This is just a preview!