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Soulja Boy

DeAndre Cortez Way (born July 28, 1990), better known by his stage name Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. In September 2007, his single "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100. The single was initially self-published on the internet, and it later became a number-one hit in the United States for seven non-consecutive weeks starting in September 2007. On August 17 Way was listed at #18 on the Forbes list of Hip-Hop Cash Kings of 2010 earning $7 million for that year. Way has currently released three studio albums and one independent album: his debut studio album Souljaboytellem.com (2007) was certified platinum by the RIAA. However, his next two albums, iSouljaBoyTellem (2008) and The DeAndre Way (2010) did not match the commercial success of his debut, the latter only selling 100,000 copies, despite the success of several singles across both albums, such as "Kiss Me Thru the Phone" and "Turn My Swag On" (iSouljaBoyTellem) and "Pretty Boy Swag" (The DeAndre Way). This was mainly due to negotiation problems with Interscope records which meant a limited amount of records were made

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Soulja Boy -- Threatens to Kill His Ex's New Boyfriend (VIDEO)

Soulja Boy
Threatens to Kill Ex-GF's New Guy

12:57 PM PT -- Nia tells TMZ she's NOT calling cops to report Soulja. She says she doesn't have a BF, and the person he threatened is just an Internet troll trying to piss off the rapper. A rep… READ MORE >

Soulja Boy -- Armed Robber Wanted His Cash ... Shot His Boy Instead

Soulja Boy
Armed Robber Wanted His Cash ... Shot His Boy Instead

The armed robber who put a bullet in one of Soulja Boy's friends Friday was actually there for Soulja himself ... sources are telling TMZ. We broke the story ... a bday guest of Soulja got… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Soulja Boy -- Shooting Incident Busts Up Birthday Party (PHOTO + VIDEO)

Soulja Boy
Shooting Incident Busts Up Birthday Party

Soulja Boy's 26th birthday bash in a recording studio came to an abrupt end when one of his guests got shot early Friday morning. Soulja was hanging with friends, including Sean Kingston,… READ MORE >

- 27 days ago
Soulja Boy -- Weed Arrest Was Bogus ... We Got Set Up (VIDEO)

Soulja Boy
Weed Arrest Was Bogus We Got Set Up

Soulja Boy says someone set up his crew when Panama City cops raided his dressing room and arrested his publicist for weed. Soulja gave us a play-by-play of the raid, saying he'd been in the… READ MORE >

- 146 days ago
Soulja Boy & Crew -- Sun's Out, Handgun & Weed Out ... for Morning Turn Up (VIDEO)

Soulja Boy & Crew
Sun's Out, Handgun & Weed Out ... For Morning Turn Up

Soulja Boy and his posse started their day with drugs and guns and even flaunted it on the Internet ... which ain't the smartest move for a guy on probation. Soulja posted several videos bragging… READ MORE >

- 181 days ago
Soulja Boy to Vivica A. Fox -- Leave Me Out of Your 50 Cent Beef! But Apology Accepted

Soulja Boy to Vivica
Leave Me Out of Your 50 Cent Beef! But Apology Accepted

Soulja Boy says Vivica A. Fox went too far when she dragged his name into her attack on her ex-BF 50 Cent on "Watch What Happens: Live," but he's going to let bygones be bygones. Soulja tells… READ MORE >

- 289 days ago
Vivica A. Fox -- Goes to War with 50 Cent Over 'Gay Stuff' (VIDEO)

Vivica A. Fox
At War with 50 Cent Over 'Gay Stuff'

Vivica A. Fox fired the first shot at 50 Cent, and now he's launching missiles back at her -- after Vivica hinted he has issues with "gay stuff." Vivica, who's guest starring on… READ MORE >

- 290 days ago
Soulja Boy -- I Didn't Want To Kill Myself ... I'm Just REALLY Successful (TMZ LIVE VIDEO)

Soulja Boy
I Didn't Want To Kill Myself ... I'm Just REALLY Successful

Soulja Boy insists his "I'm going to die soon" Snapchat message was not about committing suicide -- it's just that he's lived a full, kick-ass life already ... at 25.  SB was on TMZ Live… READ MORE >

- 313 days ago
Soulja Boy -- Yes Way Jose ... I'll Fund Canseco's Poker Career

Soulja Boy
Yes Way, Jose! I'll Fund Canseco's Poker Career

Jose Canseco might've just hit the jackpot ... 'cause hip hop superstar Soulja Boy tells TMZ Sports he's willing to drop some major cash to fund Canseco's poker obsession. Soulja was hitting the… READ MORE >

- 388 days ago
Soulja Boy -- Terrible Money Management Advice Makes It Rain In Front Of Kid

Soulja Boy
Terrible Money Management Advice Makes It Rain In Front Of Kid

Soulja Boy has a ton of money to blow … even enough to let blow away in the wind while he makes it rain from the balcony of a mansion … with a little kid watching. The Supermanning… READ MORE >

- 400 days ago

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