Lil Wayne News

 
  • Cover of Chance The Rapper Turned Down An Offer To Sign With TDE
    In a new interview with MTV's Rap Fix Live, Chicagoan emcee Chance The Rapper revealed that Top Dog Entertainment offered him a record deal, which he declined.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Partners With Parisian Watch & Accessory Company
     It looks like Lil Wayne is expanding his fashion empire outside of Trukfit. The New Orleans rapper has partnered up with Parisian watch and accessory company wize&ope.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Reportedly Dropping New Music Off "Tha Carter V" Soon
    After hearing Lil Wayne on DJ Khaled's "No Motive" track yesterday, plus that Curren$y record "442", fans are itching for more new Weezy F. It looks like that won't be too far off, as the Senior VP of Promotions over at Cash Money Records tweeted today that new material from Tha Carter V is on the way.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Calls Out Lamar Odom On "442" For Smoking Crack
    This off season just keeps getting worse for Lamar Odom, as yet another notable rapper drops his name on a track as Lil Wayne calls out Odom's reported drug use.
  • Cover of Show Your Grill, Ho: 25 Photos Of Rappers Wearing Grillz
    Grills have been a part of hip hop culture for some time. From Flava Flav to A$AP Rocky, and of course Nelly and Paul Wall's famous ode, we're not likely to see this trend dying anytime soon. 
  • Cover of Mac Miller Talks Touring w/ 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne, Collaborating w/ Justin Bieber & Reality TV
    In a recent interview with ELLE magazine, Larry Fisherman (aka Mac Miller) opened up about his collaborations with Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande, his upcoming European tour with Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz and his MTV reality television show "Mac Miller And The Most Dope Family".
  • Cover of Tracklist Revealed For DJ Khaled's Upcoming Album "Suffering From Success"
    DJ Khaled's new Suffering From Success LP is scheduled to drop on October 22nd via We The Best, Cash Money and Republic Records, and the official tracklist has now been made public by All Music and Best Buy. 
  • Cover of Second Chances: Rappers Who've Been Shot & Survived
    Not only is the rap game stressful, it can be dangerous as well. 
  • Cover of Chance The Rapper Says There's "No Reason" To Sign A Deal In This "Dead Industry"
    Chance The Rapper's success seemed to happen overnight. Even the anticipation over his Acid Rap project seemed to culminate only a week or so prior to its release.
  • Cover of Busta Rhymes' New Album Will Feature Eminem, Lil Wayne & Kanye West
    Busta Rhymes recently revealed his long-awaited Cash money debut would be a sequel to his 1998 classic, Extinction Level Event: The Final World Front. We've already heard his take on the twerk trend with Nicki Minaj, but according to Busta, he's got plenty of other big features up his sleeve.
  • Cover of Universal To Reissue Classic Albums From Eminem, 50 Cent, Lil Wayne & More On Vinyl
    Vinyl was once an inseparable part of hip hop culture, but as technology has advanced, the format has naturally fallen out of favor (even in the DJ world). Universal Music is making an effort to give collectors another (or in some cases, first) chance to own some of genre's seminal albums on wax.
  • Cover of Most Educated Rappers
    With school back in session, we've decided to take a look at some of the rappers with college educations. Ashlee Ray goes through the list of both graduates, and College Dropouts in her latest video. Some of them may surprise you! Check it out below.
  • Cover of Top 30 Mixtape Weezy Tracks
    Mixtape Weezy-- somewhat of a legendary title that continues to be cited as the rapper's hungriest and most engaging form. With the release of Dedication 5, the discussion about this particular brand of Wayne was rampant once again. Was Mixtape Weezy back?
  • Cover of Pusha T Says Lil Wayne's "Dedication 5" Is "Trash"
    Right around the time Lil Wayne's Dedication 5 dropped, Pusha T tweeted out a message that seemed to be directed at Wayne. “I think it’s safe to say, you really lost it…” read the Tweet, and was apparently clear enough for Young Money rapper Jae Millz to respond.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Confirms He Plans To Retire At 35
    As we saw over the weekend, Lil Wayne was the guest on Katie Couric's talk show second season debut. During his interview he talks about his children and his plans for retirement.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Recalls Prison Experiences & Dropping Out Of High School With Katie Couric
    Lil Wayne did a very memorable interview with Katie Couric right around the release of Tha Carter III back in 2008, and this Monday, he'll be joining her once again on her talkshow (hopefully he'll refrain from calling her "Miss Katie" this time).
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: August 30 - September 5
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked (with the exception of anything ever uttered by Drake). This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
  • Cover of Review: Lil Wayne's "Dedication 5"
    There was a time not too long ago when Lil Wayne was widely considered the best rapper alive. Since 2009's No Ceilings, Lil Tunechi has left fans scratching their heads and wondering what happened to the once dominant Mixtape Weezy. All that mediocrity recently caught up to the Young Money star.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: Aug. 26-Sept. 1
    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 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
  • Cover of Lil Kim Responds To Lil Wayne's Shot At Her On "Pure Colombia"
    Lil Wayne finally dropped his latest installment in the Dedication series, D5, and it's definitely got people talking, whether good or bad. One of those people is Lil Kim, who received a mention on Weezy's "Pure Colombia" off the mixtape.
  • Cover of Pusha T & Jae Millz Beef Over Lil Wayne's "Dedication 5"
    Pusha T certainly has a history of sneak-dissing Lil Wayne. So when he made a comment that could easily be read as a shot at Dedication 5, Young Money rapper Jae Millz stepped in to call him out on it.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne's Craziest Kicks And Fits
  • Cover of Lil Wayne's "Dedication 5" To Drop At 12AM PST [Update: Mixtape Finally Dropped at 6am EST]
    Lil Wayne's highly anticipated Dedication 5 mixtape was set to drop at 5 PM EST, but an announcement from Wayne's camp has confirmed that the project will be pushed back.
  • Cover of Mack Maine To Be Charged After Allegedly Breaking Female Fan's Jaw
    Last week we reported on a story of a woman who claimed an entourage member from the "America's Most Wanted" tour had assaulted her on a tour bus. While the assailant's identity had not been confirmed at the time, it has now been revealed to be none other than Young Money president Mack Maine.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Apologizes To Fans For Lack Of BET & VMA Nominations, Reveals "Dedication 5" Artwork & Release Date
    Surprisingly enough, Lil Wayne hasn't received any nominations at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, which was also the case at the BET Awards earlier in the summer. The New Orleans emcee has been fairly lauded in the past, but he won't be involved in either ceremony at all this year.
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