1. Lil Wayne and Birdman Pictured Together at Drake's New Year's Eve Party Amid Feud

    January 02, 2016 2:14 PM EST Have Lil Wayne and Birdman finally squashed their beef? Lil Wayne Addresses 'All the Bullsh-t I'm Going Through' at Billboard Hot 100 Fest Weezy and the Cash Money honcho were spotted together in a photo at Drake ’s New Year’s Eve party at Miami’s E11even nightclub, leaving…

  2. Lil Wayne Sued by Lawyer Over Unpaid Legal Bills: Report

    December 21, 2015 9:18 PM EST Lil Wayne is reportedly being sued by his former lawyer over unpaid legal bills.  Michael Kramer represented Wayne in his efforts to be released from his Cash Money Records contract and on Monday (Dec. 21) filed a lawsuit against his former client in the Manhattan federal court for failing to…

  3. Pimp C's New Album Signals More New Material On the Way

    December 09, 2015 11:21 AM EST Chad Lamont Butler was three weeks shy of his 34th birthday when he was found dead in his Los Angeles hotel room on Dec. 4, 2007, succumbing to a mixture of an accidental codeine overdose and a pre-existing sleep apnea condition. At the time, the iconic rapper from Port Arthur, TX, better…

  4. Lil Wayne Announces Dedication Tour with Rae Sremmurd, Teams with Christina Milian for 'Do It' Video

    December 01, 2015 9:50 AM EST Lil Wayne is paying a special visit to select cities across the country on his forthcoming Dedication tour. The New Orleans rapper announced his national trek -- which kicks off on Jan. 21, 2016 at the El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso, TX -- with special guests, Rae Sremmurd . "The…

  5. Lil Wayne Debuts 'No Ceilings 2' Mixtape

    November 26, 2015 10:50 PM EST Lil Wayne is back on his remix game with the release of his  No Ceilings 2 mixtape .  The follow-up to his lauded 2009 release  No Ceilings  is loaded with fiery sixteens from the Young Money captain, who tackles the year's monster hits like  Future 's "Where Ya At," …

  6. Atlanta Man Who Shot at Lil Wayne's Tour Bus Gets Prison Time

    November 20, 2015 5:17 PM EST The 25-year-old man who shot at Lil Wayne ’s tour bus after an Atlanta show in April will be serving time in prison. Jimmy Carlton Winfrey (also known as PeeWee Roscoe)  was handed a 20-year sentence, including 10 to serve in prison, but  will be eligible for parole in a decade, according…

  7. Lil Wayne Undergoes 'Successful' Elbow Surgery

    November 18, 2015 5:38 PM EST As Lil Wayne preps his  No Ceilings 2 mixtape -- hitting every rap fan's dinner table this Thanksgiving, it turns out that Young Money's head honcho will also be in recovery mode. The New Orleans rapper checked in on Twitter after undergoing an elbow surgery on Wednesday, Nov. 18.…

  8. 2 Chainz Announces Joint Project 'ColliGrove' with Lil Wayne

    November 12, 2015 10:20 AM EST Chainz and Lil Wayne are combining their rap powers for an upcoming project. Appearing on the Rap Radar podcast Wednesday, Nov. 11, Tity Boi revealed the project's name. “I’ve got ColliGrove , that I’m working on,” he said. “That’s the me and Wayne project. That will be out, probably…

  9. WorldStarHipHop Distances Itself From Promoter of Disorganized H.I.T. Festival Featuring Lil Wayne and Nas

    November 10, 2015 11:28 AM EST It was billed as an event where history would be made. Instead, this past weekend's History In Tampa (H.I.T.) Festival made headlines for all the wrong reasons. Late last month, Florida-based promoter Vybe Nation and popular hip-hop website WorldStarHipHop announced the inaugural Nov. 7…

  10. Big Sean Joined by Eminem, Lil Wayne & More at All-Star Detroit Homecoming Concert: Watch

    November 07, 2015 10:52 AM EST Big Sean promised that his homecoming concert on Friday night (Nov. 6) at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena would be "a hell of a show." That turned out to be a gross understatement. During his one hour and 50 minutes on stage, the rapper put on a veritable all-star hip-hop festival,…

  11. Charlie Puth Takes Victory Lap (And Crowd Selfie) at L.A. Show: '1 Year Ago, I Was Doing None of This'

    November 05, 2015 3:40 PM EST We’ll definitely be seeing Charlie Puth again. The 23-year-old singer played Hollywood's intimate Troubadour on Wednesday night for a bit of a victory lap after a breakthrough year that included 12 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "See You Again." Charlie…

  12. Preview Pimp C's Posthumous Album With '3 Way Freak' Feat. Lil Wayne

    November 05, 2015 12:36 PM EST Pimp C 's trill legacy will live on in in the upcoming album, Long Live The Pimp . This marks the first project with new material from late UGK rap legend -- who passed away in 2007 at the age of 33 -- in over four years. The compilation will include collaborations between the Grammy…

  13. Police Raid Lil Wayne's Miami Mansion, Seize Property: Report

    November 03, 2015 7:03 PM EST Sheriff's deputies raided a Miami Beach mansion reportedly belonging to Lil Wayne on Tuesday (Nov. 3) as part of a civil case.  Lil Wayne Announces 'No Ceilings 2' Mixtape Will Be Released on Thanksgiving Local WSVN News reports civil processing units arrived at the residence…

  14. Lil Wayne Announces 'No Ceilings 2' Mixtape Will Be Released on Thanksgiving

    November 02, 2015 8:51 AM EST Hip-hop fans will (hopefully) have an extra reason to express their gratitude this Thanksgiving -- Lil Wayne has confirmed that the sequel to his critically-acclaimed 2008 mixtape  No Ceilings  will be released Nov. 26. Lil Wayne Celebrates New Orleans’ Musical History at Lil Weezyana Fest:…

  15. Nas and Lil Wayne to Co-Headline Inaugural H.I.T. Festival

    October 27, 2015 9:00 AM EDT Nov. 7 event will be staged at Tampa, Florida’s USF Sun Dome Make room for another music festival. Nas and Lil Wayne are set to co-headline History in Tampa (aka H.I.T. Festival), presented by popular online site WorldStarHipHop in partnership with Vybe Nation. Being billed as “the largest…

  16. Sean 'Diddy' Combs' All-Star Prayer Circle and More Insider Scoop

    October 23, 2015 4:28 PM EDT Diddy Prays As far as Sean “Diddy” Combs is concerned, the family that plays together prays together. Insiders say the hip-hop mogul led an all-star prayer circle that included his son Christian Combs, Lil’ Kim , Lil Wayne , French Montana and Busta Rhymes before the artists took part in a…

  17. Lil Wayne's Lawyer Issues Cease-and-Desist Over Alleged Sex Tape: Report

    October 17, 2015 6:35 PM EDT Lil Wayne ’s legal team has sent a cease-and-desist letter to a blog that has been posting clips of a sex tape that allegedly features the rapper, according to TMZ . Lil Wayne Addresses 'All the Bullsh-t I'm Going Through' at Billboard Hot 100 Fest Hollywood Street…

  18. Lil Wayne Posts 'R.I.P.' Lamar Odom, Quickly Corrects Himself

    October 14, 2015 12:11 PM EDT Former Laker (and ex of Khloe Kardashian) Lamar Odom is currently in critical condition at Las Vegas’ Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center after being found unconscious in a nearby brothel over the weekend, according to TMZ. Lil Wayne Addresses 'All the Bullsh-t I'm Going Through&…

  19. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1991, Mariah Carey 'Emotions' Ran High on the Hot 100

    October 12, 2015 8:05 AM EDT Twenty-four years ago, Carey scored her record fifth career-launching leader. Plus, remembering chart feats by Christina Aguilera, Motley Crue & Creed. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. Oct. 12, 1991 Mariah…

  20. Nick Jonas, Rick Ross, Meek Mill Added to Tidal Concert

    October 09, 2015 5:00 PM EDT Nick Jonas and rappers Rick Ross , Meek Mill and French Montana have been added to the Tidal X concert in October, concert organizers announced Friday (Oct. 9). Previously announced artists include Tidal-owners Beyonce and Jay-Z , as well as Prince , Nicki Minaj , Usher , Lil Wayne , Damian…

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