Lil Wayne News

 
  • Cover of 2014 American Music Awards Recap
    After a long night of performances, single debuts, and a fair amount controversy, the 2014 American Music Awards is finally over. We'll be making some show footage available once ABC gets their official videos uploaded. In the meantime, check out a full list of the winners and nominees from tonight's event.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Debuts "Start A Fire" At American Music Awards
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne To Perform At The 2014 American Music Awards
    To promote her upcoming album The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj is taking the stage at Sunday night’s American Music Awards and performing her newly released single “Bed Of Lies” featuring Skylar Gray.
  • Cover of 10 Artists We'd Like Kanye West To Executive Produce Albums For
    Kanye West has been juggling a lot as of late. He’s been raising his fashion-forward and absolutely adorable daughter, tearing down numerous Fashion Week shows, designing his capsule collection for adidas and putting the finishing touches on his as-of-yet untitled seventh solo album.
  • Cover of OVO Partners With Capcom For "Street Fighter" Collection
    One of the most interesting aspects of this summer's Drake Vs. Lil Wayne tour was video game company Capcom's involvement.
  • Cover of Review: Future's "Monster"
    Part of Future’s appeal lies in a musically indefinable existence. While both Pluto (and the 3D version) and Honest became somewhat of a set template for artists like Travi$ Scott, Future himself is a blend of the past, some not so distant.
  • Cover of Rap Industry Recap: October
    Business moves quick, and that's no exception for the rap world. From the hottest new signings, to movie deals, to album pushbacks, the industry is constantly in motion. It can be hard to keep up with at times, so we've consolidated all of the must-hear information from the past month, all in one place.
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (October 31)
     This week, it dropped: tryna masturbate while listening to #RTJ2 @therealelp @KillerMikeGTO @runjewels pic.twitter.com/LpfWSuFjVX — Cam Fedirko #80 (@c_fedirko) October 30, 2014 Bumpin' Run The Jewels 2 on the way to school this morning... @runjewels @KillerMikeGTO @therealelp pic.twitter.com/aJuxVkOLZI
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Announces New "Carter V" Release Date, Says The Album Will Have Two Parts
    Weezy may not release material quite as often as he did back in the late 2000s, but don't get to thinking he isn't in the studio every day.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" Pushed Back
    Although most of us were expecting this, the time has come to formally announce that Lil Wayne's Tha Carter V will not be dropping on October 28th as originally expected.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Announces "Only" Single With Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
    After "Pills & Potions" failed to make a serious impact on the charts, Nicki dialed things up with "Anaconda", which became her highest charting single to date, peaking at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Hosting A "Tha Carter V" Pre-Release Party In New Orleans
    While the promo tour for Tha Carter V has been a bit light as of late, it appears that Weezy F and YMCMB are indeed intending to drop the album next Tuesday, October 28th.
  • Cover of DJ Quik Calls Chris Brown And Lil Wayne's Alleged Gang Ties "Laughable"
    DJ Quik was on Sway In The Morning today to talk about his upcoming album The Midnight Life, and during his lengthy interview on the show, the veteran L.A. artist spoke his mind about Lil Wayne and Chris Brown's alleged ties with members of the Piru Bloods.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Producer Sues Young Money Over 2011 Single "Mirrors"
    Seems like Young Money/Cash Money get lawsuits thrown at them every other day. Earlier this summer YM faced a lawsuit over their domain name. The latest one is targeting Lil Wayne and his 2011 record "Mirrors", which appeared on his Carter IV album.
  • Cover of Drake And Lil Wayne Hint At Second Joint Tour
    Last night, the "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour concluded in Houston, with the pair of star rappers ending their summer-long, Street Fighter-inspired battle in a tie.
  • Cover of Perfect Posse Cuts
    Today, a "posse cut" is more or less a marketing scheme. For a record label, what easier way is there to sell a single than by getting all of the biggest artists of the time and putting them on one song? It's like The Avengers for rap fans!
  • Cover of Is Kendrick Lamar On Lil Wayne's "Carter V"?
    Kendrick Lamar has been busy promoting his new single "i" ever since it was released on Tuesday morning. Making his way over to Power 106 this week, K. Dot decided to not only bless the LA Leakers with a quick freestyle that came out tonight, but he may have also spilled some news regarding Lil Wayne's next album.
  • Cover of LAPD Bans YG From Playing Two "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Dates [Update: iLoveMakonnen Fills In]
    In a somewhat shocking development, YG has informed us that he's not allowed to perform at two of the three upcoming Southern California dates of the ongoing "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour. The reason? His local police department.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of 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.
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