Wale and Atlantic parted ways at beginnings of the year. They both moved on after more than 3 years of collaboration which was bad news for the artist. Wale also himself amid to not have a manager for 6 months and he was trying to get back on his feet (on a serie of tweet).
The artist had a difficult end of the year with an under appreciated album, the label may not really pushing his album to the right directions. He may tried to put himself in the right direction by taking a new direction.
Every blue moon is a structure created by wale which may become the new way for him to work. EBM is a company to which he is recording / managing is new song “Staying Power” and sell his street-wear and shows tickets . Also the record may be distributed by Empire as the official YouTube of the company released the song on their feeds. EBM or Empire wale may be heading on independent road.