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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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Waka Flocka Flame -- Now's the Time for Solidarity ... But I Still Want Justice (VIDEO)

Waka Flocka Flame
Now's the Time for Solidarity ... But I Still Want Justice

Waka Flocka Flame is actually optimistic after the deadly violence in Dallas, Minnesota and Louisiana this week -- and believes this is a great opportunity for Americans to come together. We… READ MORE >

Waka Flocka Flame -- Rob Gronkowski's A White Me (VIDEO)

Waka Flocka Flame
Rob Gronkowski's A White Me

Waka Flocka Flame and Rob Gronkowski are more than brothers from another mother ... they're so alike, Waka says Gronk's a white version of him ... minus the dreads. If ya didn't… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Waka Flocka -- I'd Run the Smartest Damn Day Care for Kids! (VIDEO)

Waka Flocka Flame
I'd Run the Smartest Day Care for Kids!

Waka Flocka Flame not only doesn't care about people ripping him over the video of his niece in a dog cage -- he insists he can teach the haters a thing or two about child care! We got the… READ MORE >

- 62 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- Puts Little Girl in Dog Cage ... 'I'll Bond You Out' (VIDEO)

Waka Flocka Flame
Puts Little Girl in Dog Cage 'I'll Bond You Out'

Waka Flocka Flame played make-believe with a little girl -- as in, make believe you're in jail ... locking the crying toddler in a dog crate.  The little girl had tears in her eyes as she… READ MORE >

- 67 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- I'm Back On the Horse After My Weed 911 (VIDEO)

Waka Flocka Flame
I'm Back on the Horse After My Weed 911

Waka Flocka Flame has not been scared straight after his medical emergency ... not by a long shot, because he's determined to make the most of 4/20. As we reported, EMTs rushed to Waka's… READ MORE >

- 96 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- There Is Such a Thing As TOO High!

Waka Flocka Flame
There Is Such a Thing As TOO High!

Even accomplished weed smokers like Waka Flocka Flame can overdo it. The rapper was in Seattle Sunday and his evening was interrupted by some EMTs who gave him a lift in their ambulance. Waka… READ MORE >

- 96 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- That Blonde Chick and I Tricked Everyone (VIDEO)

Waka Flocka Flame
That Blonde Chick & I Tricked Everyone

Waka Flocka Flame is not just a rapper, he's a comedian and accidental sociologist who's now copping to pulling one over on the Internet with a viral video. We caught up with Waka at… READ MORE >

- 172 days ago
Waka Flocka Flame -- Caitlyn Jenner's 'Rebuking God'

Waka Flocka Flame
Caitlyn Jenner's 'Rebuking God'

Waka Flocka Flame says people who change from men to women and vice versa are "evil." The rapper was on Charlamagne Tha God's Breakfast Club Friday when he was asked about Caitlyn Jenner. Waka… READ MORE >

- 310 days ago
Waka Flocka Cops Called to Music Video Shoot For N-Word and Loud Music

Waka Flocka
Cops Called to Music Video Shoot For N-Word and Loud Music

Waka Flocka had sheriff's deputies come to the set of his new music video and it's allegedly all because some neighbors didn't like hearing the n-word blasting into their homes. We're told Flocka… READ MORE >

- 338 days ago
Shaquille O'Neal -- Ripped by Judge For Insta-Shaming Fan ... But Lawsuit Gets Tossed Anyway

Shaquille O'Neal
Ripped by Judge For Insta-Shaming But Lawsuit Gets Tossed Anyway

Shaquille O'Neal was way out of line when he took an Instagram potshot at an innocent guy's face -- but he's still gonna get away without paying the guy a cent ... according to a Michigan… READ MORE >

- 478 days ago

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