Young Thug On Continuing Lil Wayne's "Carter" Series: "He Did 1 To 5, I'm Gonna Do 6 To 10"
Young Thug has been pretty up-front about Lil Wayne's influence on his music, voicing that pairing with Birdman's Rich Gang team is something of a dream come true for him.
YG Added To Drake Vs. Lil Wayne Tour
The Drake vs. Lil Wayne tour is definitely all about the friendly competition between the two high profile rappers, but for the remaining dates on the tour, they've decided to recruit a third act for the show. While the setup unfortunately won't be Drake vs. Lil Wayne vs. YG, the My Krazy Life rapper will be joining the two Cash Money stars for the est coast dates of the tour, serving instead as the opening act.
10 Things We Know About Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V"
Weezy F Baby...please say the baby. It’s almost time! Lil Wayne is set to return with Tha Carter V this fall, scheduled to drop October 28th. Unfortunately, we can only take this with a grain of salt, as it has been pushed back time and time again.
Contest: TRUKFIT's "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Tour Giveaway
Lil Wayne and Drake's "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour is going strong. In honor of the joint tour, we're teaming up with Weezy F and TRUKFIT to give a crazy summer prize pack for the HNHH users.
French Montana, Lil Wayne & Rick Ross Have Recorded A Song Called "Gucci Mane"
French Montana is currently preparing his sophomore album, Mac & Cheese, and in a new interview with Billboard, he's explained what we can expect from the new record. According to French, he's very much taking the direction of the album into his own hands this time around.
Whose Side Are You On? "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Concert Recap
I Am Music. The title of Lil Wayne’s 2008-2009 national tour needed no further explanation. Wayne, who had just released his Grammy Award-winning album Tha Carter III, had the rap game on lockdown. Using binoculars, it still would’ve been hard to see stragglers such as actor-turned-rapper Drizzy Drake in Wayne’s rearview. Drake, who hadn’t yet released his 2009 breakthrough mixtape So Far Gone, was still a no-name rapper to the greater half of the hip-hop community. Fast forward five years later, oh how the tables have turned.
Review: DJ Mustard "10 Summers"
Dijon McFarlane, aka DJ Mustard, is a Los Angeles born and raised producer of seemingly all of the most important tracks you’ve heard over the past year. While that statement is obvious hyperbole, his influence on the rap stratosphere is not, and cannot be overstated. When you have producers jack what you’ve made hot, for another artist (cough, Iggy Azalea), with no shame, it means you’ve made serious waves.
Lil Wayne Announces "Tha Carter V" Release Date [Update: Cover Art Revealed]
Lil Wayne just kicked off his "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour about a week ago, and made a stop in Hartford, Connecticut last night where we saw him bring out special guest 50 Cent.
Top Tracks Of The Week: August 4-10
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. Once again, this particular feature is cataloguing the most POPULAR songs on the site, for some of the more overlooked tracks, check out Underrated Audio.
Drake And Lil Wayne Debut "Grindin'" Live At First "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Concert
Last night marked the start of the summer's second most hyped tour (sorry guys, but Beyoncé and Jay Z are too big to take the second spot), with Drake and Lil Wayne converging on Buffalo, NY to kick off their intriguingly conceptual "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour. They made the live debut of recently-released Carter V single "Grindin'," and tore through a 2-hour-plus set that pitted them against each other.
SportsCenter Anchors Who Love Hip-Hop
Hip-hop and professional sports are more similar than you might think. Both fields are competitive, exciting, and allow for great debates.
Single Art Revealed For Lil Wayne's "Grindin" Featuring Drake
Lil Wayne has had no problem pushing "Believe Me" featuring Drake as the lead single off Tha Carter V. The song has seen plenty of success on the radio, and continues to grow. With that one officially off the ground, Weezy F is on to the next one.
"Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Tour Now Has A Street Fighter-Style App
The much-hyped "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour begins on Friday at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, and now Capcom, one of the tour's sponsors, has unveiled an app that will accompany the tour. "DvsLW," as it's called, will debut tomorrow on Google Android and Apple iOS.
Lil Wayne Sued For $1 Million Over Ditched Private Jet Payments
Lil Wayne certainly has more than enough money to rent a private jet, but it hasn't stopped him from missing almost a million dollars in payments. A company is now suing the rapper over a G-1159B Gulfstream jet he leased for $55,000 a month. While the payments arrived on time for the first year, they suddenly stopped, which has forced the company to ask for a million dollars in compensation. The plane was apparently decked out with "satellite phones, a custom bed, and medical equipment."
Lil Wayne Covers XXL's August/September Issue
With #CarterVSeason underway, XXL has decided to slap Lil Wayne on the cover of their August/September issue, with the accompanying article entitled "Lil Wayne: Nothing Left To Prove." Check out the cover and some more snaps from the photo shoot (low-res unfortunately) in the gallery above. XXL also shared some excerpts from Tunechi's interview, which you can read below. On his new album:
Lil Wayne Launching Sports Agency, Cristiano Ronaldo To Be First Client [Update: YMCMB Rep Responds]
According to a new report by TMZ, known sports fanatic Lil Wayne is well on the way to starting his own sports agency, already securing a potential first client in Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo.
140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (July 25)
July is steadily coming to a close and the steady stream of Nicki Minaj verses continues. After appearing on the remix to August Alsina's "No Love," she prepping the release her next single, "
Christina Milian Denies Lil Wayne Dating Rumors
When Lil Wayne and Christina Milian were spotted at the 2014 ESPYs, dating rumors instantly ignited. The fact that they left the venue holding hands only fed fuel to the fire. Of course TMZ decided to get to the bottom of things, and approached Milian as she was on her way to a celebrity kickball match.
Christina Milian Working On "Tina Turn Up" Mixtape, Possibly Dating Lil Wayne
Rumors have been swirling the past few days that Lil Wayne's new boo thing is Christina Milian. The rumors were mainly driven by the two sitting side by side at the ESPYs, and holding hands together as they left the venue. Following this, if we backtrack a little, there is a hint at a relationship with Ms.
Keepin’ It Real: Rhyming Straight To The Mic
Rappers are storytellers of the modern age. The media often misunderstands these narrators of society, but future generations will recognize them as windows into the past. Truly talented rappers have the ability to connect with people through their words, which may or may not be written down prior to the stage of recording. Some argue that the work of rappers who do not scribble down words beforehand is better than those that do.