Tha Carter II

  1. Lil Wayne Pleads To Attempted Gun Possession

    October 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has pleaded guilty to attempted weapon possession, and expects to receive a one-year jail sentence. He previously had pleaded not guilty to illegal gun possession charges that carried at least 3 1/2 years in pri ...

  2. Lil Wayne Due For DNA Hearing In NYC Gun Case

    October 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Lil Wayne has a date in a Manhattan courtroom, but DNA science will take center stage. A hearing on a DNA profiling technique used in the rapper's 2007 gun-possession case was due to start Wednesday (Oct. 21). It concerns a process used for i ...

  3. Lil Wayne Crushes The Competition To Debut At No. 1

    June 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT With the highest weekly sales figure since 2005, Lil Wayne crashes in at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with "Tha Carter III. As reported yesterday , the Cash Money/Universal set moved just over 1 million copies in the United States, according to ...

  4. Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter III' Pushed To June

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Lil Wayne's oft-delayed "Tha Carter III" is now slated for June 10 via Young Money/Cash Money/Universal Motown. The new release date comes just over two weeks after the album was given a May 13 street date. According to a label rep, ...

  5. Lil Wayne Announces Official 'Carter III' Release Date

    March 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Lil Wayne's oft-delayed "Tha Carter III" album will at last be released on May 13 via Young Money/Cash Money/Universal Motown. The album's first single, "Lollipop," produced by Jim Jonsin and featuring Static Major, i ...

  6. 'Montana' Zooms By Manilow For Second Week At No. 1

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Disney set's sales fell 28% in second week. The soundtrack to Disney's "Hannah Montana" holds on to the throne of The Billboard 200 for the second week in a row, selling 203,000 copies in the United States, according to Niels ...

  7. Eminem Scores Fourth No. 1 Album In A Row

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Three debuts crash into the upper echelon of The Billboard 200 this week, with Eminem's "Curtain Call: The Hits" (Aftermath) leading the charge. The retrospective, which includes three new tracks, sol Three debuts crash into the upp ...

  8. Lil Wayne Renews Cash Money Deal

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rapper bows Young Money imprint. Rapper Lil Wayne has renewed his recording contract with Cash Money Records, a joint venture with Universal/Motown Records. "Tha Carter II" is due this year. The album is the follow-up to "Tha Carter ...