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Wiz Khalifa And Atlanticl Found 'Happy Medium' With O.N.I.F.C.

on Sep 18, 2012 at 11:56AM

Everything is cool between Wiz Khalifa and Atlantic Records. That’s not the only good news, despite a few snags, O.N.I.F.C. will still be out later this year.

In the cover story for the upcoming October/November issue of Complex magazine, Wiz said that Atlantic wanted more singles on his Rolling Papers follow-up, but he intends to do O.N.I.F.C. exactly how he wants. MTV News caught up with the Taylor Gang captain last Saturday before his Heineken Red Star Access show and got a little clarification.

"There was always a happy medium," Wiz told us.

Wiz Khalifa & French Montana Perform In NYC For Heineken's Red Star Access Tour

on Sep 17, 2012 at 12:50PM

On Saturday night at Basketball City aka Pier 36 in NYC, Heineken Red Star Access tour invited lucky individuals out for a night of free beer, free food, dessert and performances from Wiz Khalifa and French Montana. DJ Clark Kent kept the vibe jolly playing everyone's favorite new music, while Heneiken made sure every ones spirits were up for the night. Comedian and super impersonator of the stars Affion Crockett was the night's host as he got chuckles out the crowd impersonating Rick Ross and Drake.

Wiz Khalifa stepped onstage and jumped right into “Homicide.” He performed most of his mid-tempo weed ballads, then casually transitioned into “Taylor Gang,” which triggered a reckless and rowdy response from the audience. He then proceeded to cap off the set with a much tamer “Young, Wild and Free.” Hit the jump to check out some pics from the event, courtesy of Hip Hop WIred!

Wiz Gives Props to Nicki Minaj on Landing American Idol Judge Roll

on Sep 17, 2012 at 12:36PM

"Sky's the limit," Wiz Khalifa told MTV News on Saturday night when we asked for his reaction to Nicki Minaj's recent judge roll on American Idol. "I could end up judging 'America's Got Talent,' and I smoke pot, freely."

Wiz Nominated For 'Best Mixtape of the Year' For 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards

on Sep 13, 2012 at 11:49AM

Wiz snagged a nomination for Best Mixtape of the Year at this year's 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards, with his last tape Taylor Allderdice! The award show will take place in Atlanta, Saturday, September 29, and will air on October 9.

Wiz Covers Complex October/November Issue! [PICS INSIDE]

on Sep 13, 2012 at 11:36AM

Wiz will cover the upcoming October/November issue of Complex magazine, which hits news stands Oct. 2nd. In an exclusive cover story, Wiz discusses a slue of topics, ranging from Juicy J's changing style, his relationship with J. Cole, the evolution of the mixtape game, getting dropped from WMG, his father and the goals he helped him set, the various types of music on his Prince of the City 2 and Kush & Orange Juice mixtapes, his Letter to the Taylors, the Taylor Gang brand as a whole, what Curren$y offered him, Atlantic's opinion of O.N.I.F.C. and MUCH more! Will, Sledgren, E. Dan, J.