No official statement has been made of yet, but it looks as though Wale may have inked a new deal. The Washington, DC native made a series of Tweets on Friday hinting that he had a new deal with Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group. Ross’ label is under the Def Jam umbrella and is also home to the likes of Triple C’s, Young Breed and Gunplay. Wale dropped his 2009 debut Attention Deficit on Allido/Interscope.

yo @ElliottWilson the ink dry. lets goabout 18 hours ago via web

UPDATE (2/5/11): Saturday, Wale announced his deal with Maybach Music was official via Twitter. got the exclusive, as founder Elliott Wilson also revealed a bidding war has since begun for Rick Ross’ upstart label. According to Wale, Roc Nation will still handle all management duties.

and ROCNATION still handles the business! …shoutout to @richkleimanabout 8 hours ago via web