LIVE: Waka Flocka Flame

Even with "no hands," rapper Waka Flocka Flame captivated Observatory North Park on March 9, 2016, with hip-hop artist Robb Bank$ opening.

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It was "game on" when Waka Flocka Flame took the stage at Observatory North Park March 9, 2016.
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Hip-hop artist Robb Bank$ opened with a set.
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Waka Flocka was born Juaquin James Malphurs in 1986.
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Though born in New York, the rapper got his professional start in Atlanta, Georgia.
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He comes from a line of music professionals: His mother was Gucci Mane's former manager.
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In fact, Gucci Mane is the one who gave Waka Flocka his stage name.
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He'd already been given the name "Waka" by his cousin, but the rapper credits Mane with adding "Flocka Flame" to his moniker.
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In 2009, Waka Flocka released his breakthrough single "O Let's Do This" to great acclaim.
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It peaked at No. 62 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
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The following year, his debut album, "Flockaveli," came out at No. 6 on the U.S. Billboard 200.
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In 2011, Waka Flocka stepped outside of his regular music duties to pose nude for a PETA anti-fur campaign.
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Robb Bank$, born Richard O'Neil Burrell, is originally from New York, but moved to Florida when he was just a child.
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The young hip-hop artist is the son of reggae-fusion artist Shaggy.
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Bank$ began recording before he was out of high school.
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Bank$ is inspired by old school rappers like Biggie Smalls and frequently samples beats on his own productions.
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