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Wiz Khalifa gets fans fired up for new album in First Niagara show

Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa opened his set with 'Work Hard, Play Hard' and 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa opened his set with 'Work Hard, Play Hard' and 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa opened his set with 'Work Hard, Play Hard' and 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa opened his set with 'Work Hard, Play Hard' and 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa performs 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa performs 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa opened his set with 'Work Hard, Play Hard' and 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa opened his set with 'Work Hard, Play Hard' and 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa thanks his hometown fans telling them to 'follow your influence' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa thanks his hometown fans telling them to 'follow your influence' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa performs 'Work Hard, Play Hard' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa performs 'Work Hard, Play Hard' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa performs 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa performs 'Roll Up' during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa performs during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa performs during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
Jack Fordyce | Trib Total Media - Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce  |  Trib Total Media</em></div>Wiz Khalifa takes the stage during the Pittsburgh stop of the 'Under the Influence of Music Tour' on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at First Niagara Pavilion.

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By Jack Fordcye
Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 12:10 a.m.
 

Pittsburgh's hometown rapper Wiz Khalifa brought the “Under the Influence of Music Tour” back to the First Niagara Pavillion Friday night to hype the release of his upcoming record, “Blaac Hollywood.”

His set began under a purple haze from the spotlights as he opened with two singles “Work Hard, Play Hard,” and “Roll Up” from his major label debut album, “Rolling Papers.” For the third year, Wiz will be headlining the “Under the Influence of Music Tour on the road along with Young Jeezy, Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, Mack Wilds, Iamsu! Sage The Gemini, DJ Drama and Rich Homie Quean. His newst album, “Blaac Hollywood.” will be released August 19

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