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Wiz Khalifa

Cameron Jibril Thomaz (born September 8, 1987), better known by the stage name Wiz Khalifa, is an American rapper based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He released his debut album, Show and Prove, in 2006, and signed to Warner Bros. Records in 2007. His eurodance-influenced single, "Say Yeah", received urban radio airplay, charting on the Rhythmic Top 40 and Hot Rap Tracks charts in 2008. Khalifa parted with Warner Bros. and released his second album, Deal or No Deal, in November 2009. He released the mixtape Kush and Orange Juice as a free download in April 2010; he then signed with Atlantic Records. He is also well-known for his debut single for Atlantic, "Black and Yellow", which peaked at number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. His debut album for the label, Rolling Papers, was released on March 29, 2011. Khalifa was born on September 8, 1987 in Minot, North Dakota to a mother and a father serving in the military.

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Wiz Khalifa -- Bad Luck With Cops ... Unlike Someone We Know

Wiz Khalifa
Bad Luck With Cops ... Unlike Someone We Know

Wiz Khalifa got busted for failing to wear his seat belt, and -- speaking of Black guys getting pulled over -- a TMZ staffer also got pulled over! Hmm ... wonder who that could be?Check out TMZ on… READ MORE >

Cop to Wiz Khalifa -- I Know Who You Are ... But You're Still BUSTED!

Cop to Wiz Khalifa:
I Know Who You Are ... But You're Still BUSTED

Wiz Khalifa learned two important lessons last night: 1) Always wear your seat belt2) Being famous doesn't get you out of a ticketTMZ spotted the rapper inside of his brand new $100k Porsche 911… READ MORE >

- 466 days ago
Wiz Khalifa -- Classic Car WRECKAGE in Alleged Hit-n-Run

Wiz Khalifa
Classic Car Wreckage in Alleged Hit-n-Run

Wiz Khalifa's beautiful blue 1969 Chevy Chevelle was MANGLED in an alleged hit-and-run crash last week ... and TMZ has the heart-breaking photos. We broke the story ... the LAPD launched an… READ MORE >

- 571 days ago
Wiz Khalifa -- Cops Investigating Alleged Hit-and-Run

Wiz Khalifa
Cops Investigating Alleged Hit-and-Run

The LAPD wants to have a chit chat with Wiz Khalifa ... because a woman told cops the rapper smashed into her car and then fled.Law enforcement sources tell TMZ, the lady filed a hit-and-run… READ MORE >

- 571 days ago
Wiz Khalifa -- Busted For Weed ... Again [Update]

Wiz Khalifa
Busted for Weed ... Again [UPDATE]

Wiz Khalifa -- who famously raps about rolling joints "bigger than King Kong’s fingers" -- was busted for weed AGAIN last night ... the 2nd time in 10 days. The Winston-Salem Police… READ MORE >

- 716 days ago
Wiz Khalifa -- Busted for Weed ... at a Holiday Inn

Wiz Khalifa
Busted for Weed ... at a Holiday Inn

"Black and Yellow" rapper Wiz Khalifa tried to hide a bag of weed in his room at a Holiday Inn in Nashville ... this according to law enforcement. According to the police report, obtained by TMZ,… READ MORE >

- 723 days ago
Wiz Khalifa -- So What I Bought a New House ... DEEP in Steelers Country

Wiz Khalifa
So What I Bought a New House ... DEEP in Steelers Country

Rapper Wiz Khalifa loves black and yellow so much, he just put down some MAJOR roots in Steelers territory -- with a brand new $900,000 Pennsylvania pad. The sleek, high-tech, 5-bdrm, 4-bath… READ MORE >

- 752 days ago
Wiz Khalifa -- That 'Pink N Yellow' Rapper is Full of Brown

Wiz Khalifa
That 'Pink N Yellow' Rapper ... is Full of Brown

Wiz Khalifa is telling friends there's a ZERO percent chance he ripped his smash hit "Black and Yellow" from a lesser known song called "Pink N Yellow" ... 'cause he's never EVER listened to the… READ MORE >

- 833 days ago
'Black & Yellow' Rapper -- Crazy Frat House Concert

'Black & Yellow' Rapper
Crazy Frat House Concert

You can't play shows at colleges like Syracuse and North Carolina when your biggest song is called "Black and Yellow" -- so this week, rapper Wiz Khalifa hit up the black and gold (close enough!)… READ MORE >

- 1098 days ago

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