Although you could still attribute those labels to the album’s tracks, it does appear to be a little bit more cohesive than his past albums. Osinachi, Jake One, Ayy Dot, Reazon, DJ Khalil, and Sonny Digital appear on the credits once each.
One question almost ended his impromptu Q&A session. The puzzled rapper gave an “aw, come on” look and said, “I know this is Hollywood, and y’all got a penchant for [those kinds of questions]. After the pair formally divorced in 2000, Mayte went on to date rocker and drummer Tommy Lee (yes, Pamela Anderson’s ex-husband). The beauty dated the drummer from 2000 to 2002, and the two were even engaged.
The color-coded clip features the two MCs trading versus and flirting with a bevy of video vixens.
In a heartening development, the video features women with a variety of different body types and skin tone suggesting that Wale likes for his stable to be as inclusive as possible.
Beyoncé, Green Day and Lady Gaga won three awards each, the most of the night.
The show was watched by a total of 9 million people, a 17% increase over 2008's show and the biggest ratings since the 2004 award show.
The 2009 MTV Video Music Awards took place on September 13, 2009, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, honoring the best music videos from June 19, 2008, to June 29, 2009.