Wale: Bigger and Deffer

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After a bidding war between several major labels, Wale signed his first major deal with the Jimmy Iovine-helmed Interscope Records, label home to Eminem and 50 Cent. The move ensured that his debut album, Attention Deficit, would reach a wide audience.  



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