Wale marked the release of his sophomore album Ambition at J&R Music World in New York City on Wednesday (Nov. 2). Wearing a Bob Marley T-shirt, black vest, and knit beanie, he greeted fans and signed copies of his CD, which isexpected to sell 170-190,000 copies in its first week.
Later in the evening, he performed at a concert with special guests including Meek Mill, Miguel, French Montana, and Ne-Yo. WATCH HERE
“Epic night..now I can sleep!!” tweeted his Maybach Music boss Rick Ross.
With less than a week to go before its release, Wale previewed his sophomore album Ambition before his peers and industry tastemakers at a listening session at the Gansevoort Park Avenue hotel in New York City last night. J. Cole, Jim Jones, and Fabolous came out to show support to the D.C. rapper, whose Maybach Music debut features appearances from Ne-Yo, Big Sean, KiD CuDi <3, Rick Ross, and Lloyd, among others.