Lil Wayne News

  • Lil Wayne Launching "Carter V" Tour This Summer?
    Lil Wayne Launching "Carter V" Tour This Summer?
    May 14, 2014 at 03:20 PM
    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 09:45 PM
     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 02:24 PM
    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 01:43 PM
    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 03:02 PM
    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 09:21 AM
    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 12:15 AM
     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 02:55 PM
     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 11:58 AM
    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 01:14 AM
     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 01:03 AM
     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 02:57 PM
    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 03:51 PM
    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 02:39 PM
    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 12:49 PM
    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 01:49 PM
    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. 
  • Young Thug Is Naming His Next Project "Carter VI"
    Young Thug Is Naming His Next Project "Carter VI"
    Mar 25, 2014 at 01:44 PM
    For those of you who thought you'd never see a Carter VI, its now looking like a real possibility-- though it won't be Lil Wayne on the mic. According to Young Thug-- who has continuously cited Wayne as his sole influence --his next project will be titled Carter VI.
  • Lil Wayne Says Of Nicki Minaj's "Lookin Ass": "You Could Do Better"
    Lil Wayne Says Of Nicki Minaj's "Lookin Ass": "You Could Do Better"
    Mar 24, 2014 at 12:18 PM
    Lil Wayne and his Young Money family recently delivered a new compilation album Young Money: Rise Of An Empire, which had somewhat of an uninspired tracklist and did not seem to go over too well with the fans.
  • Lil Wayne On Rapping About The Female Anatomy: "What You Want Me To Talk About, The World?"
    Lil Wayne On Rapping About The Female Anatomy: "What You Want Me To Talk About, The World?"
    Mar 20, 2014 at 02:09 PM
    If you've been following Lil Wayne's career, especially in recent years, you may have heard the word "pussy" come up more than once. It's undoubtedly one of the rapper's favorite topics, and he's gotten some flack for it as a result. In the second part of his interview with Elliott Wilson, the conversation gravitated towards sports, but Wilson did get a chance to ask him about his particular fixation with the female anatomy.  "What you want me to talk about, the world?," asked, in response to why there was so much "pussy talk" in his raps.
  • Hip-Hop Ink: Gang Tattoos Explained
    Hip-Hop Ink: Gang Tattoos Explained
    Mar 20, 2014 at 11:18 AM
    In recent years, hip-hop artists have become more and more tatted as the trend continues to grow. Once upon a time, the average rapper may have had a few selective tats on their bodies, but it's now a usual sight to see emcees with fully tatted chests, sleeves, backs and even tattoos on the face.
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