Wiz Khalifa News

  • Samples Of The Week: August 21
    Samples Of The Week: August 21
    Aug 21, 2014 at 01:03 PM
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music. Today, sampling has become less common, but a choice sample can still push a track from lukewarm to hot faster than you can say "uh-huh honey". 
  • First Week Sales Projections For Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    First Week Sales Projections For Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    Aug 20, 2014 at 03:28 PM
    Wiz Khalifa's new album Blacc Hollywood just hit the stores and the net yesterday, and today the first week sales projections have arrived. 
  • Review: Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    Review: Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    Aug 19, 2014 at 01:34 PM
    We all know the story with Wiz and his albums, it's a tale as old as time. He goes super, extra hard on his mixtapes to shut up the critics who talked bad about his albums, only to make some of the same mistakes on the next album. It's a vicious cycle, that we're only escaping gradually, in baby steps. Rolling Papers was what the label wanted Wiz to be, and he acknowledged and atoned for that to his fans (you can read the letter here).
  • Ty Dolla $ign Says That Jeremih, Wiz Khalifa, YG And Yo Gotti Appear On His "Sign Language" Mixtape [Update: Release Date And Artwork Revealed]
    Ty Dolla $ign Says That Jeremih, Wiz Khalifa, YG And Yo Gotti Appear On His "Sign Language" Mixtape [Update: Release Date And Artwork Revealed]
    Aug 18, 2014 at 12:52 PM
    While on the road for Wiz Khalifa's "Under The Influence" tour, Ty Dolla $ign had the chance to catch up with HNHH and speak on the mixtape that will be his next release. Sign Language has been slightly delayed as of late, but Ty was eager to spill the beans on the reason behind that, as well as some more details on the project.
  • Samples Of The Week: August 14
    Samples Of The Week: August 14
    Aug 14, 2014 at 10:03 AM
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music. Today, sampling has become less common, but a choice sample can still push a track from lukewarm to hot faster than you can say "uh-huh honey". 
  • Listen To A Full Stream Of Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    Listen To A Full Stream Of Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    Aug 12, 2014 at 09:29 AM
    As we approach the release date for Wiz Khalifa's new album Blacc Hollywood, Wiz has been steady dropping off leaks from the album via MTV.
  • There's An Arrest Warrant For Wiz Khalifa In Texas
    There's An Arrest Warrant For Wiz Khalifa In Texas
    Aug 7, 2014 at 09:24 AM
    Back in May Wiz Khalifa landed himself in a Texas jail cell for marijuana possession, and used the opportunity to take a "jail selfie" which then went viral.
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Aug. 1)
    140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Aug. 1)
    Aug 1, 2014 at 04:05 PM
    In an ideal world, Remy Ma would be in this edition of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week instead of being in jail for another week. But, then again, Remy Ma wouldn't have been serving time in the first place. Still, life goes on and the tweets still roll.
  • Wiz Khalifa Reveals "Stayin' Out All Night" Music Video Will Be Interactive & Features Tia Carrere
    Wiz Khalifa Reveals "Stayin' Out All Night" Music Video Will Be Interactive & Features Tia Carrere
    Jul 31, 2014 at 01:17 PM
    It's been almost a week since Wiz Khalifa kicked off his annual summer tour run, "Under The Influence", bringing along Jeezy, Rich Homie Quan, Sage The Gemini, Iamsu!, Ty Dolla $ign and more.
  • Top Tracks Of The Week: July 21-27
    Top Tracks Of The Week: July 21-27
    Jul 29, 2014 at 08:23 PM
    This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. Once again, this particular feature is cataloguing the most POPULAR songs on the site, for some of the more overlooked tracks, check out Underrated Audio.
  • Wiz Khalifa Explains Why Miley Cyrus Won't Be On "Blacc Hollywood"
    Wiz Khalifa Explains Why Miley Cyrus Won't Be On "Blacc Hollywood"
    Jul 27, 2014 at 12:30 PM
    From earlier interviews, it seemed like a sure thing that Miley Cyrus would appear on Wiz Khalifa's upcoming album, Blacc Hollywood. However, when the official tracklist arrived, the singer's name was nowhere to be found. In a new interview with Billboard, Wiz explained Miley's absence, revealing it was simply the result of a clearance issue.
  • Wiz Khalifa Says Tyga Dropping Out Of The "Under The Influence" Tour Was "A Wack Move"
    Wiz Khalifa Says Tyga Dropping Out Of The "Under The Influence" Tour Was "A Wack Move"
    Jul 25, 2014 at 04:46 PM
    Wiz Khalifa just kicked off the 3rd annual Under The Influence Tour, which features the stacked lineup of Jeezy, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Mack Wilds, Sage The Gemini, Iamsu! and DJ Drama. The bill also boasted Tyga's name initially, but the rapper has since dropped out of the tour.
  • Wiz Khalifa On Young Thug Mixtape Cover: "That Was Funny As Hell"
    Wiz Khalifa On Young Thug Mixtape Cover: "That Was Funny As Hell"
    Jul 21, 2014 at 06:42 PM
    Young Thug has a ton of unreleased material, and it seems much of it happens to be in Gucci Mane's possession. Thus, Gucci and his team have been releasing music from Thug's Brick Factory sessions as mixtapes over the last little while.
  • Wiz  Khalifa & Snoop Dogg Announce "Mac & Devin Go To High School" Sequel
    Wiz Khalifa & Snoop Dogg Announce "Mac & Devin Go To High School" Sequel
    Jul 21, 2014 at 12:34 PM
    Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg solidified their status as stoner buddies by filming the stoner buddy comedy, "Mac & Devin Go To High School" in 2012. The movie came complete with a full original soundtrack from the multi-generational pot enthusiasts.
  • Wiz Khalifa Says "Blacc Hollywood" Spelling Is An Attempt To "Get Away From The Color"
    Wiz Khalifa Says "Blacc Hollywood" Spelling Is An Attempt To "Get Away From The Color"
    Jul 18, 2014 at 07:38 PM
    Wiz Khalifa will be releasing his long-awaited follow up to O.N.I.F.C. in August, and while he's already provided us with the cover and tracklist for the project, Wiz provided some insight on the title of the album during an interview with VladTV.
  • Wiz Khalifa Shares "Blacc Hollywood" Tracklist
    Wiz Khalifa Shares "Blacc Hollywood" Tracklist
    Jul 14, 2014 at 02:16 PM
    Just a few weeks back, Wiz Khalifa finally made his upcoming album, Blacc Hollywood, official when he announced an August 19th release date and shared some official artwork. Now Amazon has made preorders for the album available, and with that comes its tracklist. View it below.
  • Wiz Khalifa Addresses Young Thug's Photoshopped Cover Art For "1017 Thug 2"
    Wiz Khalifa Addresses Young Thug's Photoshopped Cover Art For "1017 Thug 2"
    Jul 14, 2014 at 10:33 AM
    Young Thug dropped off his follow up to his 1017 Thug mixtape the other week, 1017 Thug 2. The album contained ten new records available to stream, as well as some conversation-starting cover artwork. 
  • Jeezy's "Seen It All" Will Have Features From Wiz Khalifa, Future, Game And T.I.
    Jeezy's "Seen It All" Will Have Features From Wiz Khalifa, Future, Game And T.I.
    Jul 12, 2014 at 03:24 PM
    After releasing the Jay Z-aided title track last week, Jeezy premiered some more of his new album, Seen It All, last night at a listening party in NYC. MissInfo was on the scene, and shared some details about the eleven tracks that the Snow Man played, including the fact that Wiz Khalifa, Future, Game and T.I. all appear on the album.
  • Wiz Khalifa, Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign & More To Perform At "Under The Influence" Tour 2014 [Update: Tyga Drops Out]
    Wiz Khalifa, Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign & More To Perform At "Under The Influence" Tour 2014 [Update: Tyga Drops Out]
    Jul 10, 2014 at 11:55 AM
    Wiz Khalifa has successfully turned "Under The Influence" into an annual tour. While the last two installments were co-headlining ventures, with Wiz sharing the large print with Mac Miller and ASAP Rocky respectively, this year will see Wiz as the sole headliner-- though there are still plenty of big names involved. Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, Mack Wilds, Rich Homie Quan, IamSU!, Sage the Gemini, and DJ Drama will round out the lineup for this summer's outing, which will kick off July 24th in Scranton Pensylvania.
  • Wiz Khalifa Announces Release Date For "Blacc Hollywood" [Update: Artwork Revealed]
    Wiz Khalifa Announces Release Date For "Blacc Hollywood" [Update: Artwork Revealed]
    Jun 30, 2014 at 01:49 PM
    Though Wiz Khalifa hasn't released a studio album since 2012's O.N.I.F.C., his recent 28 Grams tape has kept 2014 saturated with his music. It won't be the only project he releases this year though, as Atlantic Records has announced that his next album, Blacc Hollywood, will hit shelves on August 19th. 
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