1. Is Lil Wayne Releasing a Project Called 'Funeral'?

    November 28, 2016 3:59 PM EST Even though Lil Wayne 's Tha Carter V is currently being held captive inside the Cash Money/Young Money vault, the rapper won't stop feeding his fans new music. Lil Wayne recently stopped by The Nine Club to speak on his beginnings with Cash Money, his Miami rooftop skatepark, his…

  2. Lil Wayne Cancels Set at SummerFall in Curacao: Report

    November 26, 2016 8:39 PM EST Lil Wayne 's appearance at SummerFall in Curacao on Saturday night (Nov. 26) has reportedly been canceled. While a reason for his set cancelation has not been confirmed,  TMZ reports that the promoters behind the show said he had a seizure in Miami Friday night. This was denied by his…

  3. Jeezy & Lil Wayne Keep It Gritty in 'Bout That' Video

    November 16, 2016 5:09 PM EST After landing his third No. 1 album with Trap or Die 3 , the Snowman continues his avalanche of visuals with his new offering for  "Bout That"  featuring Lil Wayne . The two veterans each drop hard-hitting verses to the ominous-sounding, D. Rich-produced instrumental. "Star let…

  4. Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival Day 1 Highlights: Lil Wayne, Tyler, the Creator, A$AP Rocky & More

    November 13, 2016 7:31 PM EST In the early hours Saturday morning just before the fifth annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival opened its doors, Tyler, the Creator tweeted to his followers a bit of advice in signature all caps: “MEET NEW PEOPLE TODAY, DON’T SPEND TIME ON YOUR PHONE, GO CHECK OUT SOME BAND YOU NEVER HEARD OF, TALK…

  5. Lil Wayne & Scott Storch Reunite: Could 'Tha Carter V' Collaboration Be on the Way?

    November 10, 2016 5:08 PM EST Controversial Nightline  interview and Birdman beef aside,  Lil Wayne  is still putting in work for his forthcoming album  Tha Carter V . With the LP being held hostage by Cash Money, fans continue to ponder if he'll ever be able to release his elusive project. On Thursday (Nov. 10), a…

  6. Lil Wayne Talks Jail Memoir, Kanye West and Living with Epilepsy

    November 09, 2016 10:30 PM EST As soon as Lil Wayne knew he was going to jail for gun possession, he mapped out his plan to survive. "There was, 'OK, let's get a plan together ... from when you go in ... and when you get out,'" the rapper said of his eight-month stint in New York City's Rikers…

  7. T.I. Tells Lil Wayne to 'Stop Embarrassing Yourself' Over Black Lives Matter Comments

    November 06, 2016 8:22 PM EST T.I. is calling out Lil Wayne for the rapper’s controversial response to the Black Lives Matter movement in an interview that recently aired on ABC's  Nightline . After viewing a video clip of the segment with his children, he wrote a long letter to Lil Wayne on Instagram that details…

  8. Vic Mensa Says Lil Wayne's Black Lives Matter Comments Were 'Ignorant, Selfish'

    November 03, 2016 8:31 PM EDT "Even someone as big as Wayne is just a black man minus all of his ice and fame, and can be treated the same way." It's no surprise Vic Mensa doesn't stand with Lil Wayne and his recent comments about the Black Lives Matter movement on Nightline . And on Wednesday during a…

  9. Lil Wayne's 'Nightline' Fail Shows Why Asking Celebrities For More Than What They Sell Leads To Disappointment

    November 03, 2016 3:38 PM EDT Who is Lil Wayne to most? It’s an important question to ask when even trying to put his words and actions in context. He’s a marvelous, prolific rap artist known for witty, spastic wordplay—often dipping from lines about feeling like an alien-like outcast to outlandish quips about sexual…

  10. Anchor Confuses Lil Jon for Lil Wayne: Watch

    November 02, 2016 9:59 PM EDT "HOW R PEOPLE STILL CONFUSING US" Lil Jon has one question about Lil Wayne 's controversial Nightline appearance : Why are people still confusing the rappers for one another? Jon replied to a news segment on New York's ABC7, reporting on Wayne's interview saying he…

  11. Lil Wayne Apologizes for 'Black Lives Matter' Comments

    November 02, 2016 5:12 PM EDT Lil Wayne is backtracking on his comments tied to the Black Lives Matter movement during a recent interview with ABC's  Nightline,  pinning his remarks to the reporter's line of questioning. "When the reporter began asking me questions about my daughter being labeled a bitch…

  12. Nicki Minaj's 13 Best Singing Moments: 'Super Bass,' 'Your Love' & More

    October 29, 2016 3:25 PM EDT Over the years  Nicki Minaj  has really taken some heat for her singing, as if her crooning somehow detracts from her rapping.  When  Nicki Minaj  first released her debut album,  Pink Friday , in late November of 2010, many were shocked that the firebrand with the show-stealing verse from …

  13. Lil Wayne's 10 Most Underrated Songs (Yes, Even One From 'Rebirth')

    October 27, 2016 5:42 PM EDT Few would dispute Lil Wayne ’s claim of being the “best rapper alive” in the mid- to late 2000s. But there was sizable pushback at the time from 2Pac and Biggie connoisseurs who refused to recognize the prominence of rap’s Dirty South, and occasionally, if you weren’t already converted, his…

  14. Jeezy Links Up with Lil Wayne on 'Bout That' After Rolling Out 'G-Wagon'

    October 25, 2016 6:21 PM EDT Before Trap or Die 3  hits the Internet this Friday (via YJ Music/Def Jam Records), Jeezy gifted a new record from the project called "Bout That" featuring Lil Wayne .  No stranger to airing out grievances, the Atlanta rep takes a quick swipe at the Source magazine with lyrics, …

  15. From Shaq Diesel to Dame D.O.L.L.A.: 7 NBA Players Who Pursued Rap Careers

    October 25, 2016 10:59 AM EDT Since Shaq Diesel's reign in 1993, the NBA has become synonymous with hip-hop. Drake has been dubbed the " greatest fake NBA coach ever" , Chief Keef named one of his songs after Lakers' veteran Kobe Bryant and Stephen Curry has been name-dropped in a slew of rap lyrics.…

  16. Damian Lillard's Debut Album 'TheLetterO' Features Raphael Saadiq, Lil Wayne, Marsha Ambrosius and More

    October 20, 2016 12:16 PM EDT In just four short years since his Portland Trailblazers debut, Damian Lillard has established himself as a star among the elite NBA players of his generation, and he's hoping to do the same in the hip-hop world -- releasing multiple singles on Soundcloud  under the moniker Dame Dolla…

  17. 10 Random Things We Learned About Lil Wayne from His Rikers Island Diary 'Gone 'Til November'

    October 14, 2016 7:14 PM EDT Lil Wayne painted an unpretty picture of life behind bars for his recently released memoir Gone 'TIl November (released Oct. 11), a personal diary detailing his eight-month bid at Rikers Island in 2010 on a gun case. Designed like an actual notebook with the rapper's scrawl, the…

  18. Lil Wayne's Manager Reveals That 'Tha Carter V' Was Supposed to Be Free

    October 13, 2016 6:47 PM EDT The ongoing feud between Lil Wayne and Birdman has had a significant impact on Weezy's career, forcing him to push back the release date for Tha Carter V and prompting him to admit that he feels "defenseless and mentally defeated," teasing a possible retirement. In the midst of…

  19. Lil Wayne Compares Cash Money Beef to Chris Bosh & Miami Heat on ESPN's 'His & Hers': Watch

    October 13, 2016 3:43 PM EDT Sports and music have always intertwined. As Drake once spit, “I swear, sports and music are so synonymous/ 'Cause we wanna be them and they wanna be us.” The same can be applied to the case of Lil Wayne , avid Green Bay Packers and Los Angeles Lakers fan, comparing the hold-up of his…

  20. Sen. Tim Kaine Dubs Himself 'Lil Kaine' on Radio Show

    October 13, 2016 2:30 PM EDT Hillary Clinton's running-mate Tim Kaine has collected a slew of nicknames since he accepted the Democratic vice presidential nomination back in July. He's been dubbed Tim Kaine, the Harmonica player and Tim Kaine, the goofy dad , but Kaine has now created his own nickname for…

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