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T.I. Loves the Name Wiz Khalifa!

on Oct 21, 2011 at 16:49PM

In a recent interview with MTV Hive, the King of the South mentions his love for the name Wiz Khalifa. Check out what he had to say below...

Besides your own, do you have a favorite hip-hop pseudonym?

You know what’s a cool name? Wiz Khalifa. That’s a cool fucking name. Where the fuck did he get that name? Who the fuck says, “Hey, I’m going to be Wiz Khalifa?” That’s some shit I never would have thought of. In a million years I never would have thought to call myself that.

Maybe it’s like Shazam. He’s got to say “Wiz Khalifa” before he has the power to rap.

Yeah, maybe. [Laughs.] You know

Wiz Performing "Taylor Gang" @ BET Awards Tonight!

on Oct 11, 2011 at 19:13PM

Don't forget to tune in to BET tonight @8pm ET to watch Wiz' perform the "Taylor Gang" anthem at 2011 BET Awards!

Wiz Nominated For A 2011 AMA!

on Oct 11, 2011 at 18:42PM

Another congrats is in order for the rapper of the year, as Wizzle was just nominated for a 2011 American Music Award as the Sprint New Artist of the Year!

All winners are determined by online voting, so Wiz needs your help! For the first round of voting beginning today through Friday, October 21 at 9pm ET, fans will be able to determine who will make up the final award nominees by voting online from the list of artists available HERE, or by sending a text message to 22288 and the number corresponding to their favorite artist (standard messaging rates may apply.)

The top four artists with

Would You Like A Wake Up Call From Wiz...?

on Sep 26, 2011 at 12:46PM

Wiz Khalifa, along with Nicki Minaj, Ciara, Trey Songz and more, have joined the Get Schooled Foundation’s “Wake Up and Get Schooled” Campaign on September 23rd. Them, along with many others, have recorded phone calls that will be played for students in the morning, which will encourage them to get up and go to school.

Executive Director, Marie Groark stated:

"The pre-recorded messages, running throughout the school year until June 2012, stress the importance of getting up and going to school every day.

Wiz Khalifa Nominated For 2 EMA's

on Sep 19, 2011 at 13:49PM

The nominations continue to roll in! Wiz Khalifa has just been for two European Music Awards, in the categories of Best New Artist and Best 'Push' Artist. Let's make sure Wiz wins both awards this time by voting for him now!

The 18th MTV EMA’s will air live from The Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Ireland (UK) on Sunday, November 6th at 9pm CET (Central European Time).