added: 15 Aug 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
Following the release of new album 'O.N.I.F.C.' Wiz Khalifa returns to the UK for his first headline tour in two years.
Rap Artist Wiz Khalifa became a worldwide sensation in 2010 with the huge smash 'Black and Yellow'. The breakout song went double platinum certified in the US, charted top five in the UK singles chart and the video has had over 157 million views on his official YouTube channel to date. Wiz Khalifa then went onto release gold-certified major label debut, 'Rolling Papers', which spawned further multi-platinum hits 'Roll Up' and 'No Sleep.' Wiz earned himself two nominations at the Grammy Awards the following year.
Wiz Khalifa's latest album 'O.N.I.F.C.' was released in December 2012. The 17 track collection features guest appearances from the likes of Pharrell and The Weeknd, as well as production from E.Dan, Sledgren, Danja, Jim Jonsin, Stargate, Benny Blanco, and more. The album is heralded by the Platinum-certified first single 'Work Hard, Play Hard', 'Remember You (feat. The Weeknd)' and 'It's Nothin' (feat.2 Chainz)'.
Wiz continues to have an undeniable online presence, with over 11 million fans following him on Twitter, over 22 million likes on Facebook and over 2 million followers on Instagram. In addition to this, Wiz's music videos have been a success on the Internet with nearly 500 million total views on YouTube.
Wiz is finishing up the second year of his Under The Influence Of Music Tour with A$AP Rocky before headlining his own UK dates this September.
Support on the UK tour will be coming from Trinidad Jame$.
Wed 25 Glasgow O2 Academy
Thu 26 London O2 Academy Brixton
Fri 27 Manchester O2 Apollo
Sat 28 Birmingham O2 Academy
Exclusive Wiz Khalifa VIP meet & greet upgrade packages are available, for package details: http://bit.ly/WIZVIP
New album 'O.N.I.F.C.' is out now
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