Lil Wayne News

  • Live Stream Summer Jam XXI, Featuring Sets From Nas, 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj And Lil Wayne
    Live Stream Summer Jam XXI, Featuring Sets From Nas, 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj And Lil Wayne
    Jun 1, 2014 at 01:40pm
    HOT 97's twenty-first Summer Jam concert kicks off at East Rutherford's MetLife Stadium within the hour, and a live stream of the event has been made available for those of us unable to attend.
  • Lil Wayne On "Carter V": "I Still Say What I Want To Say, It Just Sounds Better"
    Lil Wayne On "Carter V": "I Still Say What I Want To Say, It Just Sounds Better"
    May 31, 2014 at 02:41pm
    Lil Wayne is preparing to drop his proclaimed final album this year, and with two solid singles out, the anticipation is building quickly. The Cash Money rapper and long-time sports fan sat down with ESPN recently to discuss a number of topics, touching on his approach to Tha Carter V, Kobe Bryant's involvement in the hype cycle, and his personal growth as an artist.
  • Lil Wayne Calls Out Justin Bieber's Manager For Talking Shit About Lil Twist
    Lil Wayne Calls Out Justin Bieber's Manager For Talking Shit About Lil Twist
    May 26, 2014 at 12:42pm
    There may be a beef brewing between Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber's manager, Scooter Braun. Although it seems that the Biebz is not in Wayne's crossfire, the rapper shared some strong words for Scooter in a new YouTube video posted today.
  • Weirdest Rapper Endorsement Deals
    Weirdest Rapper Endorsement Deals
    May 22, 2014 at 01:31pm
    Celebrities, including rappers, have been inking endorsements deals with companies since the dawn of advertising. Hip hop music is more popular and marketable to the mainstream now than ever before, so these kinds of deals are on the rise. For many of these hip hop figures, endorsements deals are not only a way to make large sums of money but also aid in the promotion of their own music and brand.
  • Lil Wayne Launching "Carter V" Tour This Summer?
    Lil Wayne Launching "Carter V" Tour This Summer?
    May 14, 2014 at 03:20pm
    Lil Wayne has been known to tour his albums extensively, and it seems that Carter V will be no exception, though it may be coming sooner than we thought. While Carter V was initially slated to drop in May, though it currently does not have a release date. At this point, fans would generally know not to expect the record anytime soon, but in this post-Beyonce world we live in, there's almost an assumption that the project will arrive unannounced.
  • Birdman Says Young Thug Has The Same Potential Drake & Lil Wayne Had
    Birdman Says Young Thug Has The Same Potential Drake & Lil Wayne Had
    May 12, 2014 at 09:45pm
     Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman was on set at the Young Thug cover shoot with Complex magazine recently and decided to take some time out to speak with the magazine about his hopes for the young rising Atlanta rapper. Before relating to Young Thug’s upbringing, Birdman stated that Cash Money has embraced Young Thug as a little brother. Birdman says,
  • Juelz Santana And Lil Wayne Planning New Collaboration
    Juelz Santana And Lil Wayne Planning New Collaboration
    May 9, 2014 at 02:24pm
    When Lil Wayne and Juelz Santana have linked up in the past, it's generated certified bangers like Tha Carter III's "You Ain't Got Nuthin'," and now it's looking like we may get some more collaborations from the pair. In a new interview with VIBE, Santana says:
  • Soulja Boy Reveals He's Working With Lil Wayne On "Tha Carter V" & Diddy On "MMM"
    Soulja Boy Reveals He's Working With Lil Wayne On "Tha Carter V" & Diddy On "MMM"
    May 6, 2014 at 01:43pm
    Soulja Boy has been getting some love from big rappers lately, specifically the YMCMB camp. After Drizzy Drake hopped on his track "We Made It" and inspired a million freestyle/remixes that followed, the lean-loving rapper also connected with Nicki Minaj for "Yasss Bish!!!"
  • Lil Wayne Attempts To Fight Marcos Maidana's Trainer After Floyd Mayweather Fight
    Lil Wayne Attempts To Fight Marcos Maidana's Trainer After Floyd Mayweather Fight
    May 5, 2014 at 03:02pm
    As you probably saw, Lil Wayne had the opportunity to escort Floyd Mayweather to the ring where he fought Marcos Maidana this past Saturday night. Weezy F also performed his new single "Believe Me" for the very first time while walking Mayweather to the ring.
  • Lil Wayne Performs "Believe Me" For The First Time While Walking Floyd Mayweather To The Ring
    Lil Wayne Performs "Believe Me" For The First Time While Walking Floyd Mayweather To The Ring
    May 4, 2014 at 09:21am
    Hip-hop was out in full force yesterday during big boxing matches between Adrien Broner and Carlos Molina, and Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana.
  • Lil Wayne Announces New Single Featuring Drake & Reveals Official Artwork
    Lil Wayne Announces New Single Featuring Drake & Reveals Official Artwork
    May 1, 2014 at 12:15am
     So while the other night’s tweet from Kobe turned out not to be the official album cover for the Carter V, we do now have some concrete information for ya. Weezy just released his newest episode of his Weezy Wednesday series, and for it, decided to reveal the official artwork and title for his new upcoming single “Believe Me” featuring Drake.  
  • Could This Be The Album Cover For Lil Wayne's "Carter V"? [Update: Wayne's Manager Confirms It's NOT The Cover Art]
    Could This Be The Album Cover For Lil Wayne's "Carter V"? [Update: Wayne's Manager Confirms It's NOT The Cover Art]
    Apr 29, 2014 at 02:55pm
     Carter V season is upon us! After hearing a snippet of his upcoming Mannie Fresh-produced single earlier today, we now have what appears to be Lil Wayne’s album cover for his highly-anticipated Carter V album.
  • Lil Wayne Responds To Donald Sterling's Racist Remarks
    Lil Wayne Responds To Donald Sterling's Racist Remarks
    Apr 28, 2014 at 11:58am
    In addition to Snoop Dogg, Meek Mill, Game and
  • Lil Wayne & Mannie Fresh Spotted In The Studio
    Lil Wayne & Mannie Fresh Spotted In The Studio
    Apr 26, 2014 at 01:14am
     Here’s something that we haven't seen in about 10 years. Since Tha Carter dropped back in 2004, Lil Wayne has not rapped on any Mannie Fresh beat for one of his official albums. Well by the looks of things thats all about to change here soon as Weezy was just spotted in the studio the other night with his old Cash Money producer to presumably work on Tha Carter V.
  • Turk Says He & Lil Wayne Once Discussed Signing To Master P's No Limit Records
    Turk Says He & Lil Wayne Once Discussed Signing To Master P's No Limit Records
    Apr 15, 2014 at 01:03am
     Could you imagine Lil Wayne & Turk not being a part of Cash Money Records? Well, apparently it was a real thought from the two young New Orleans rappers as Turk told Vlad TV that he and fellow Hot Boys member, Lil Wayne, once discussed whether or not they should sign with Master P’s No Limit Records.  During a recent sit-down with Vlad TV, Turk spoke about wanting to be "hot", and how Master P offered a little more than Baby did at that time. Turk said:
  • Justin Bieber And Lil Wayne Were In The Studio Together
    Justin Bieber And Lil Wayne Were In The Studio Together
    Apr 11, 2014 at 02:57pm
    Well, it looks like we'll soon have another Justin Bieber/Lil Wayne collaboration on our hands. Following last year's "Backpack," from Bieber's Journals album, Rap-Up reports that the pair were seen exiting Hit Factory Studios in Miami at 6 AM today following an all-night recording session.
  • Eminem Recalls Wanting To Diss Kanye West & Lil Wayne On Record
    Eminem Recalls Wanting To Diss Kanye West & Lil Wayne On Record
    Mar 31, 2014 at 03:51pm
    On "Talkin' 2 Myself" from Recovery, Eminem spoke of a time when he almost took aim at Lil Wayne and Kanye West on record. Speaking to Big Boy in an interview with Power 106, Em went into more detail about those feelings at the time.
  • Lil Wayne Will Show Up On The New "Boondocks" Season
    Lil Wayne Will Show Up On The New "Boondocks" Season
    Mar 28, 2014 at 02:39pm
    The madhat behind the whole "Boondocks" creation, Aaron McGruder may not be involved in the latest season of the smart, but incredibly crass, animated Adult Swim show, however Weezy F will be. That's right, Lil Wayne is signed up to voice a character on the toon.  If you're as hyped on this show as we are, be aware that the final season of The Boondocks will premiere on April 21st at 10:30 pm EST on Adult Swim. Lil Wayne actually already appeared on "The Boondocks" on the politically charged episode, “Invasion Of The Katrinians."
  • Cortez Bryant Says Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" Not Dropping May 5th
    Cortez Bryant Says Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" Not Dropping May 5th
    Mar 27, 2014 at 12:49pm
    Drake announced on stage the other month that Lil Wayne's highly anticipated Tha Carter V would be arriving on May 5th. Weezy F fans instantly got excited, but since then, we haven't heard so much as a whisper from Wayne music-wise.
  • Damn Son, Where'd You Find This: 10 Unexpected Samples In Hip-Hop
    Damn Son, Where'd You Find This: 10 Unexpected Samples In Hip-Hop
    Mar 26, 2014 at 01:49pm
    When sampling, producers usually try to find obscure and/or rare source material to draw from, both because they don't want listeners to associate their final product with a song they already know, and because they'd likely to avoid copyright issues. But sometimes, out-of-the-box ideas will come to fruition, and lead producers to sample from well-known, but unexpected places. 
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