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Waka Flocka Flame

Juaquin Malphurs (born May 31, 1986), better known by his stage name Waka Flocka Flame, is an American rapper signed to 1017 Brick Squad and Warner Bros. He is a Southern hip hop artist best known for his singles "O Let's Do It", "Hard in da Paint" & "No Hands", along with his debut album, Flockaveli. and his second album Triple F Life: Friends, Fans and Family, was released on June 12, 2012. Juaquin Malphurs was born in South Jamaica, Queens, New York, in 1986. His family eventually settled in Riverdale, Georgia, in the Atlanta area. He is the son of Debra Antney, Gucci Mane's former manager and CEO of So Icey/Mizay Entertainment. The name "Waka" was given to him by his cousin, after the Muppets character Fozzie Bear's catch phrase, "Waka Waka". The name "Flocka Flame" was given to him by rapper Gucci Mane. Waka Flocka posed for a nude but unrevealing picture for the company PETA to boycott killing animals. The picture says "Ink not Mink". The picture design is similar to Waka Flocka Flame's album Flockaveli. Waka Flocka Flame said that he has known Gucci Mane since he was 19 Waka Flocka Flame came to fame with his breakthrough single "O Let's Do It" in 2009, which peaked at #62

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Shaquille O'Neal & Waka Flocka Flame -- Sued For Mocking Fan on Social Media

Shaq & Waka Flaka
Sued For Mocking Fan on Social Media

Shaquille O'Neal and rapper Waka Flocka Flame just got hit with lawsuits for reposting a photo of a man with a rare disorder and mocking his appearance.Jahmel Binion posted a selfie back in April… READ MORE >

'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' Brawl  -- Joseline Bit The Flesh Off a Guard ... Cast Wants her FIRED

'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' Brawl
Joseline Bit the Flesh Off a Guard Cast Wants her Fired

Smack talk about crack triggered the all-out brawl on the "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" set ... ending with a security guard getting a piece of flesh ripped off his body... and they say Joseline… READ MORE >

- 63 days ago
CeeLo -- NYC Jeweler Outraged ... We Don't Sell Fake Garbage

CeeLo
NYC Jeweler Outraged ... We Don't Sell Fake Garbage

CeeLo was NOT scammed into buying a fake designer watch for $34,000 -- despite a "watch expert" calling it a hideous counterfeit -- so says the jewelry company that crafted the piece ... and now… READ MORE >

- 122 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- Rain Can't Stop My Sick Frat Parties

Waka Flocka Flame
Rain Can't Stop My Sick Frat Parties

Mother nature tried her best to ruin a Waka Flocka Flame gig on Friday night ... so the rapper said screw it, and took his outdoor show INSIDE AN ACTUAL LIVING ROOM!Waka -- no stranger to sell out… READ MORE >

- 164 days ago
Waka Flocka Brother Kayo Redd -- Police Suspect Suicide

Waka Flocka Brother Kayo Redd
Police Suspect Suicide

12:01 PM PT --  Police investigating Kayo's death tell TMZ all evidence now points to suicide -- a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Henry County P.D. says the body of Kayo -- aka Caodes Scott --… READ MORE >

- 261 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- Hey Oprah, Sorry I Called You An 'Ugly B**ch'

Waka Flocka Flame
Hey Oprah, Sorry I Called You An 'Ugly B*tch'

Rapper Waka Flocka Flame is publicly apologizing to Oprah Winfrey -- saying he's sorry for calling her an "ugly b*tch" and for saying he wouldn't f**k her. Waka is referring to an old video that… READ MORE >

- 300 days ago
Gucci Mane – Waka Flocka and his Momma Ruined My Career

Gucci Mane
Waka Flocka and his Momma Ruined My Career

Gucci Mane’s career is RUINED after Waka Flocka Flame – and his MOM – spent years sabotaging and stealing money from the Ice Cream faced rapper … according to a new… READ MORE >

- 302 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- I've Already Got a RAP NAME for Amanda Bynes

Waka Flocka Flame
I've Already Got a RAP NAME for Amanda Bynes

Aspiring rap star Amanda Bynes doesn't need street cred, 'cause she's got something way more powerful -- DISNEY CRED ... this according to her new hip hop partner Waka Flocka Flame. WFF was… READ MORE >

- 446 days ago
Waka Flocka -- I'm Producing Amanda Bynes' Rap Album ... 'She's Gonna Kill the Game'

Waka Flocka
I'm Producing Amanda Bynes' Rap Album 'She's Gonna Kill the Game'

Forget Wyclef Jean ... Amanda Bynes is hashing out a record deal with rapper Waka Flocka Flame for her upcoming hip hop album -- and Waka tells TMZ, it's going to be legendary.Waka -- who runs… READ MORE >

- 453 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- Airport Giveaway Is Just How He Rolls

Waka Flocka Flame
Airport Giveaway Just How He ROLLS

Waka Flocka Flame made like Santa Claus when we caught him at the airport -- that is, if Santa could afford a Rolls-Royce, and carried huge bags of cash ... instead of stupid toys.Check out TMZ on… READ MORE >

- 568 days ago

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