Birdman Says He Wants To "Heal" Relationship With Lil Wayne; "He's Still My Son"
The ongoing saga of Lil Wayne’s disputes with his label Cash Money, and more specifically its owner Birdman, have been well documented. Lawsuits have been slung back and forth, and we still don’t have Tha Carter V. Birdman made an appearance on ESPN’s Cari Champion’s “Be Honest” podcast, and spoke on his relationship with Weezy. He declared that he intends to make things right with his former friend.
Cash Money Reportedly Sued For $3.3 Million In Unpaid Sample Royalties
Birdman is a blackbelt in ripping people off. So it is shouldn't come as a surprise that his label Cash Money is now being sued for $3.3 million for unpaid sample royalties.
Lil Wayne’s Lawsuit Against Universal Music Group Put On Hold
If you remember back in May, Lil Wayne filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against his former label & Universal Music Group for allegedly cheating him out of royalties. The former Cash Money rapper is seeking at least $40 million in damages over those royalties, which comes in part from his role in discovering and signing Drake, Nicki Minaj and Tyga. But unfortunately for Wayne, he’ll have to wait a little while before he can see any of his money because the entire lawsuit has been postponed.
The Lugz Birdman SE 11 Is Now Available For Under $20
The Lugz Birdman SE 11, Birdman's signature low top sneaker, is now available for less than $20 through Villa. The kicks, which traditionally retail for nearly $100, resemble one of those bootleg Phat Farm sneakers with a red, faux snakeskin upper and hits of gold birdman branding.
Birdman Announces New Album “From Tha Briks”; Reveals Release Date
A few months ago, Birdman announced that he would be dropping two albums this Summer, one on June 24 called Ms. Gladys & another on July 1st called Rich Gang 2, however unsurprisingly that didn’t happen & neither of those projects have seen the light of day yet.
Birdman On Lil Wayne: "It Ain't Like We Enemies"
After revealing that he literally sleeps on $1 million cash on ESPN's Highly Questionable, Birdman stopped by Big Boy's 92.3 radio show to discuss the evolution of his relationship with Lil Wayne, his thoughts on social media, and working with Drake and Nicki Minaj.
Lil Wayne Takes A Hilarious Shot At Birdman Over His "Highly Questionable" Appearance
Lil Wayne and Birdman have been feuding on-and-off for the last year, as Wayne attempts to distance himself from what he deems to be unfair business practices from Cash Money. Things cooled down for a little while, but they're now as heated as ever, particularly on Wayne's side, as he consistently makes statements such as "fuck the Birdman" at his concerts. Today, he's firing more shots in Birdman's direction, commenting on the rapper's appearance on ESPN's "Highly Questionable" today.
10 Infamous Hacking Moments In Rap History
A hacking spree took the internet by storm this past weekend. Industrious hackers seeking revenge, entertainment, or some other perverse pleasure hacked into several prominent social media accounts, including those of Kylie Jenner, Bon Iver, Tenacious D, Keith Richards, Mark Zuckerberg, Drake, and the NFL
Lil Wayne Says "F*ck The Birdman," Shares Plans For Two New Albums
While it briefly looked like Lil Wayne and Birdman were on pace to settle their differences, Wayne's recent comments at live shows suggest that things between him and his label are as bad as ever.
T-Pain Recalls Lil Wayne & Birdman's Insane Bets On Simulated Madden Games
As we've seen from many of his interviews, T-Pain is a hilarious dude who knows how to tell a story, and there's probably no one better to reveal Lil Wayne and Birdman's ridiculous gambling practices to the world. While Pain was participating in a Twitch live stream as he played Doom earlier this week, he decided to share a hilarious anecdote from his time spent recording with Wayne. According to the singer, Weezy and Birdman (who were on good terms at the time), would bet $10,000 on video game matches in Madden. If that's not insane enough -- they weren't even playing!
Lil Wayne & Birdman Call Off Settlement Talks
The Lil Wayne x Birdman saga continues. Just a day after footage surfaced of Lil Wayne leading a chant at Denver’s 4/20 rally saying “Fuck Cash Money,” more news has come to light.
Birdman Signs AR-AB & Compton Menace To Cash Money
Though he's experienced some dissent within his ranks, Birdman is adding to his roster at Cash Money. The latest Cash Money signees come from opposite sides of the country, Philly's AR-AB and Compton Menace (from the CPT, of course). AR-AB shared a video of himself and Menace standing behind Birdman as the Cash Money boss announced the new signings.
#TBT: Big Tymers
The Big Tymers released their last album thirteen years ago. But Mannie Fresh and Birdman are still the golden standard of strictly-for-stuntin' music. Evidence: the hook on Nef the Pharaoh's breakout hit "Big Tymin'": "Ooh, I'm ballin' like Baby/ These bitches they wanna have my babyI'm fresh like Mannie/ That's why a fuck nigga can't stand me"
Top Tracks: May 2 - May 8
With VIEWS out in the world and disappointing the majority of those who heard it, there's now a new music void that many rushed to fill this past week as summer rapidly approaches. Desiigner's "Panda" and Drizzy's "One Dance" are still frontrunners for the "song of the summer" title, but there's plenty of time for new entries to rise and compete with them.
Everything We Learned From Birdman's HOT 97 Interview
We've seen a lot of controversy spawn out of Breakfast Club interviews, but somehow, Birdman was able to give the most talked about interview in the show's history, and he was there for under two minutes. The short conversation, which found Baby confronting Charlamagne and his co-hosts for their lack of "respeck," has inspired countless memes, and has given Birdman the foundation for both a song and line of merchandise indebted to his new catchphrases.
Birdman Has Turned His "Respek" Catchphrase Into A Song
Was this Birdman's plan all along? Over a week ago, after demanding that The Breakfast Club put some "respek" on his name and storming out of his interview less than two minutes after his arrival, Birdman's name became one of the web's top trending topics for at least a few days. And during that time, it was rarely treated with respek, instead being mocked and meme'd to a hilarious but eventually superfluous extent.
Lil Wayne Takes Picture With Rick Ross & Trick Daddy
Coincidence or not, some of Birdman’s most notable “enemies” were all together Wednesday night to help kick off Beyonce’s Formation Tour down in Miami, Florida. Serving as special guests thanks to show’s opening act DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, & Trick Daddy were all in the building Wednesday night, and ended up taking a picture together, which I'm sure will rub Birdman’s hands a certain way once he sees it.
Birdman Announces "Respek" Merchandise Line
Birdman is making the most of his Breakfast Club squabble with Charlamagne tha God that his thrust him into the internet spotlight.
Birdman & Jacquees Share "Lost At Sea" Mixtape Release Date
If you're a Jacquees fan, you already knew that the Cash Money singer had a project in the works with Birdman called Lost At Sea. Now, we know when the project is dropping, as Birdman and Jacquees took to their respective social media accounts to reveal the artwork as well as the release date. The project will be available May 7th, which makes it the 3rd Birdman project arriving within the next few months, as Ms. Gladys impacts June 24th, while Rich Gang: The Lifestyle 2 is out July 1st.
Charlamagne Tha God Responds To Young Thug's Threat Over Birdman Squabble
Birdman's been trending heavily thanks to his unintentionally-hilarious "interview" with The Breakfast Club.