Quick Facts of Olubowale Victor Akintimehin

  • Full NameOlubowale Victor Akintimehin
  • Date of Birth21 September, 1984
  • NicknameWale Folarin, Wale (Pronounced as Waw-lay)
  • Marital Status Unmarried
  • BirthplaceNorthwest, Washington DC, United States
  • Ethnicity Black
  • Religion N/A
  • ProfessionRapper
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year2006-Present
  • Eye colour Dark Brown
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildAverage
  • SpouseChloe Alexis (2011-Present), Amelia Knox (2014), Serayah (2015)
  • Height5 ft 10 in or 178 cm (Approx)
  • Weight84 kg or 185 lbs
  • Body MeasurementChest – 43 in or 109 cm Arms / Biceps – 15.5 in or 39.5 cm Waist – 36 in or 91.5 cm
  • EducationQuince Orchard High School, Robert Morris University, Virginia State University, Bowie State University
  • Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Net Worth$4 million
Rapper Wale

Short Description Of Rapper Wale

Olubowale Victor Akintimehin is an American rapper from Washington, D.C. He is better known by his stage name Wale. He climbed to fame in 2006, when his song “Dig Dug (Shake It)” turned celebrated in his hometown. While signed to Allido Records label, Wale recorded several mixtapes and arrived in national media including MTV and numerous Black-American-focused magazines.

A song titled “Ridin’ in That Black Joint” was used in the popular video game Saints Row 2’s soundtrack in 2008. Wale signed to Interscope Records in 2008 for $1.3 Million, and his first album Attention Deficit was recorded in 2009 with the singles “Pretty Girls”, “Chillin”, and “World Tour”.

His following studio album, Ambition was recorded on November 1, 2011, with mixed reviews. His next studio album, The Gifted, was recorded on June 25, 2013. It premiered at number one on the Billboard 200. His next Billboard number one album The Album About Nothing was recorded on March 31, 2015.

He has Yoruba ancestry. Wale belongs to the black ethnical background. His religious views aren’t known. He is the holder of American nationality. He is now 32 years old. Wale celebrates his birthday every September 21. His zodiac sign is Virgo. His father and mother are unknown.

Early Life and Education

Remembering his early life, the rapper puts his first step on the earth to make world musical on September 21, 1984.He was born Olubowale Victor Akintimehin in Northwest, Washington DC, United States.His father was a cab driver.His mother used to work as a nurse.He has a brother Alvin Akintimehin.

Wale was enrolled at the Quince Orchard High School in Gaithersburg. He then got admission at the Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh. He moved to the Virginia State University. After that, he shifted to the Bowie State University. He played football in high school and college.


Wale is Nigerian-American rapper who climbed to highlight with his song, “Dig Dug (Shake It).” His first album was named Attention Deficit and created singles like “Pretty Girls.”His premiere recorded track was named “Rhyme of the Century.”He created and recorded “Dig Dug” fully on his own and it turned the very requested radio song in D.C.’s history.

Personal Life

Revealing some facts about his personal life, Wale is unmarried.He is much focused on his professional life.He is not ready for marriage.Wale inaugurated his on and off relationship with model Chloe Alexis in 2011.

Wale was doing a romance with model and vixen Amelia Knox. Wale had an affair with actress and singer Serayah in 2015. He has a straight sexual orientation.

Body Statistics (Height & Weight)

Glancing at his body statistics, Wale has Dreadlocks hairstyle, French goatee, and Various tattoos as his distinctive features. He stands at the height of 5 ft 10 in or 178 cm (Approx) and has weight 84 kg or 185 lbs.

He is blessed with average body type. Wale has dark brown eyes and black hair. His body specifications may be –Chest – 43 in or 109 cm, Arms / Biceps – 15.5 in or 39.5 cm and Waist – 36 in or 91.5 cm. He hasn’t done endorsement work for any brand. Listen to Wale on  Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SoundCloud, YouTube, Google+, and iTunes.Visit his official website @walemusic.com.

Net Worth

Wale is an American rapper who has a net worth of $4 Million.