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Michael Ray Nguyen Stevenson as Tyga

Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson (born November 19, 1989), better known by his stage name Tyga (an acronym for Thank You God Always), is an American rapper signed to Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Universal Republic Records. He first received recognition with his debut single “Coconut Juice”, featuring his cousin Travie McCoy. Since then he has signed to Young Money and released his major label debut Careless World: Rise of the Last King. The album included the chart topping singles “Faded”, “Far Away” and “Make It Nasty”. He plans to release his third studio album in March of 2013 entitled “Hotel California”. Careless World: Rise of the Last King was his second studio album. The album was released on February 21, 2012 on Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records, and Universal Republic Records. Careless World: Rise of the Last King is a move to the rapping style he featured in the collaboration album We Are Young Money rather me than the poppy dance element shown on No Introduction. Tyga stated that the album shows he has grown up but still relates to the kids. Tyga released a new mixtape #BitchImTheShit in preparation for the album. The first official single, “Far Away”, was released on May 17, 2011 and peaked at 86 on the Billboard Hot 100. The second official single, “Still Got It”, was released on October 4, 2011. It peaked at 89 on the Billboard Hot 100. The third official single, “Rack City”, was released on December 6, 2011. It was originally listed on Tyga’s Well Done 2 mixtape, and was added to the album after it gained commercial success. It debuted at number 91 on the Billboard Hot 100, and has peaked at number 8 since then. The fourth official single, “Faded”, was released on January 13, 2012. It peaked on the Hot 100 at #33. Tyga’s sixth single, “Do My Dance” which features 2 Chainz was released on October 2, 2012 and peaked at #79 on the Billboard Hot 100. He has released various mixtapes such as well-acclaimed #BitchImTheShit and Well Done 3. His third studio album is titled Hotel California and it will be released in March of 2013. The first single is titled, “187” and will feature rapper Rick Ross. Tyga later announced that before the single drops he will release a nine track mixtape under the same name. 187 the mixtape was released on November 30, 2012. It features remixes to songs such as; 2 Chainz’s “I’m Different”, Meek Mill’s “Young & Gettin It” and GOOD Music’s Clique, among others and new material. Tyga will also release a second Fan of a Fan mixtape with singer Chris Brown.

Brooke White

Brooke White (born June 2, 1983) is an American indie pop/folk-pop singer-songwriter and actress from Mesa, Arizona who was the fifth place finalist on the seventh season of American Idol. In 2005, White released her first studio album, called Songs from the Attic.

White’s first post-Idol album High Hopes & Heartbreak was released on July 21, 2009.

The first single “Hold Up My Heart” was released on February 25, 2009, and the song debuted at number 47 on the Billboard Hot 100.

The second single “Radio Radio” was released on June 23, 2009. She is also half of the duo Jack and White.