Waka Flocka Flame or just Waka Flocka, 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” and “No Hands”, along with his debut album, Flockaveli. His second album Triple F Life: Friends, Fans and Family, was released on June 12, 2012.
Waka Flocka came to fame with his breakthrough single “O Let’s Do It” in 2009, which peaked at #62 on the Billboard Hot 100. Waka Flocka is a member of the 1017 Brick Squad with Gucci Mane, OJ Da Juiceman, Frenchie, and Wooh Da Kid. On January 19, 2010, Malphurs was shot and robbed at a car wash in Atlanta. The bullet went through his right arm.He is currently preparing multiple mixtapes with Brick Squad. His debut album, Flockaveli was released on October 5, 2010. He was featured on Lil Jon’s album crunk Rock on the track “Throw It Up, Pt. 2 (Remix)”. The album debuted at #5 on the Billboard 200. He was named the eighth hottest MC of 2010 by MTV.
How Waka Flocka Made His Money – Rapper
Estimated Net Worth: $4.5 Million
Government Name: Juaquin Malphurs
Birthday: May 31, 1986
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