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Watch Jerry Seinfeld and Wale Have an Intense Discussion About Hecklers

Complex recently sat down with Jerry Seinfeld and D.C. rapper Wale — who sampled Seinfeld in his 2008 mixtape The Mixtape About Nothing and has since developed a friendship with the comedian — for a series of interviews and web videos. In the above clip, the two discuss their vastly different thoughts on hecklers (Wale cares, Seinfeld doesn't care despite frequent suicidal thoughts). Click through to watch them talk about dealing with the burden of celebrity, why falling in love with strippers is bad idea, and what really happened before Wale left Complex an angry voicemail about getting snubbed in their "50 Best Albums of 2013" list.

Watch Rapper Wale in the Studio with Jerry Seinfeld

Here's rapper Wale and Jerry Seinfeld in the studio recording the track "Outro About Nothing" for Wale's latest album The Gifted, which came out yesterday. Wale, a huge Seinfeld fan, had Julia Louis-Dreyfus cameo on his Seinfeld-inspired 2008 mixtape, Mixtape About Nothing, and he's planning on using Jerry Seinfeld for his upcoming Album About Nothing. The above video also features Wale discussing how inspired he is by Jerry Seinfeld being the richest person he knows, so there's that.

Jerry Seinfeld Will Be on Wale's Next Rap Album

Rapper Wale released The Mixtape About Nothing in 2008, a hip-hop album that heavily sampled and referenced Seinfeld and even featured an appearance from Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Now, for his follow-up, Album About Nothing, he's got Jerry Seinfeld himself on board to make an appearance. Seinfeld explains in the below video, "Wale wanted me to do something with him and I didn't understand it, but he did, and I kinda liked the guy, I dug the guy, I liked his music, so I said 'Alright, I'll do it,' even though I didn't know what I was gonna do." No word yet on when the mixtape will be released, but, [...]