Wiz Khalifa Releases Much Anticipated New Album Ft Snoop Dogg, Nicki Minaj & More
Rostrum/Atlantic recording artist Wiz Khalifa has announced today's release of his hugely anticipated new album. "BLACC HOLLYWOOD" is available now in stores and at all online retailers.
The GRAMMY Award-nominated rapper's third full-length label release "BLACC HOLLYWOOD" showcases such recent singles as "KK (Feat. Project Pat & Juicy J)," "You and Your Friends (Feat. Snoop Dogg & Ty Dolla $ign)," and the critically acclaimed hit, "We Dem Boyz." Released earlier this year, "We Dem Boyz" proved an immediate hip-hop hit, earning total sales approaching 500,000 while ascending to the top 5 on Billboard's "Hot Rap Songs" chart. In addition, the Detail-produced track's official companion video directed by Ethan Lader (Bruno Mars, Ty Dolla $ign) is an online blockbuster with close to 34.5 million individual views at www.youtube.com/watch?v=UX6K7waag5Q. An additional array of official audio and companion videos including the recently premiered "Promises" clip can be found at Wiz's official YouTube channel www.youtube.com/taylorgangent.
Wiz has spent his summer heralding "BLACC HOLLYWOOD" on this year's "Under the Influence of Music Tour." The third annual trek which features such hip-hop superstars such as Jeezy, Atlantic recording artist Ty Dolla $ign, and many others hits the world famous Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado tonight and then continues through the month. For complete information and additional live dates, please see www.wizkhalifa.com/tour.
Wiz Khalifa lit up the hip-hop universe with his 2011 Rostrum/Atlantic debut album, "ROLLING PAPERS," highlighted by the 4x platinum-certified #1 single, "Black and Yellow," 2x platinum-certified hit "Roll Up," and platinum-certified "No Sleep." "O.N.I.F.C." made an incredible chart debut upon its release in 2012, arriving at #1 on Billboard's "Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums" and "Top Rap Albums" charts, not to mention coming in at #2 on the overall SoundScan/Billboard 200.