Tha Carter

  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. Q3 Wrap: UMG Tops Marketshare, CD Sales Down 17%

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Album sales continue to erode during the third quarter as scans totaled nearly 298 million units, an 11.7% decline from 337.3 million units tallied during the same time frame last year, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Tracks, meanwhile, continue t ...

  4. 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 ...