Fact: Rapper Waka Flocka Flame turned weatherman on Monday night (09Nov15) as he made a guest appearance on Columbia, South Carolina's local TV station News19 WLTX. The hip-hop star took over the segment and pointed at random locations on the map while quipping, "Rain, rain, go away, that's what all the haters say." Quoting some of his own song lyrics, he continued, "We'll be going hard in the paint all week. It's gonna be sunny, that's gon' be a party all week. A Grove Street party." The MC was on the show to promote his performance at the city's Music Farm that night, which raised funds for victims of the state's recent floods.
Fact: Rapper Waka Flocka Flame has become the unlikely new face of Pine Bros. cough drops.
Fact: Rapper Waka Flocka Flame is set to launch his own internet radio station. The No Hands hitmaker rolled out a soft launch of Be100! in November (13) and the success has prompted him to move forward with an official release this spring (14), according to AllHipHop.com.
Fact: R&B star Chris Brown rounded up his rap pals Nelly, Waka Flocka Flame, Shawty Lo and Roscoe Dash on Sunday (30Sep12) to take part in an all-star charity basketball game in Atlanta, Georgia against Djs from local radio station Hot 107.9.