Lil’ Wayne taking a break from rap to skateboard

Lil’  Wayne’s last release, The Carter IV, was received fairly negatively by both critics and fans alike. Now it seems the rapper will be taking a hiatus from his musical career for a while to focus on something that really interests him; skateboarding. During a recent interview with DJ Drama, the artist stated that “I [...]

Lil Wayne Plays Peacemaker, Wants Drake-Chris Brown Feud To End


Things take a turn towards the diplomatic persuasion as rapper Lil Wayne and his record label Young Money allegedly want the recently ignited beef between rapper Drake and singer Chris Brown to end. According to TMZ, sources close to Lil Wayne say this whole situation is bad for business. This is due to Chris Brown’s [...]

David Banner Releases Free Album “Sex, Drugs & Video Games” for $2 Million


Acclaimed hip-hop hit maker David Banner enlists the talents of Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Game, ASAP Rocky, Big K.R.I.T., 2 Chainz and many more for his latest album Sex, Drugs & Video Games. Banner would like all of his fans and listeners to donate a dollar for this free download; a new initiative [...]

Young Money Signs Maroon 5 Keyboardist PJ Morton


Lil Wayne’s Young Money imprint continues to sign notable acts by adding Maroon 5 keyboardist PJ Morton. The Grammy Award-winning  artist says he’s “excited” about the signing; comparing the label to the days when music was diverse with acts such as Stevie Wonder, Donny Hathaway, and Marvin Gaye. Young Money’s current roster boasts distinct acts [...]

Limp Bizkit’s Deal With Cash Money Records Explained; New Single With Lil Wayne


One of the most unexpected signings this year so far has been the random union of nu-metal band Limp Bizkit and New Orleans-based rap label Cash Money Records. However, the signing might not be as unexpected as you think. Bizkit frontman Fred Durst revealed to Rolling Stone that this deal was actually a personal goal [...]

Recap: Plot Your Escape Concert Series

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Check out our recap of the Plot Your Escape concerts series, and watch performances by Mariah Carey, P. Diddy, Lil’ Wayne, Cee Lo, Mary J. Blige, Maroon 5 and Gavin DeGraw.

Lil Wayne Signs Limp Bizkit To Cash Money Records

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Announced via an interview with radio station KISS FM, Lil Wayne has revealed to have signed rap/rock outfit Limp Bizkit to his ever-growing roster of artists in the Young Money Cash Money Billionaires (YMCMB) empire. Already turning heads with his recent signings of Christina Milian, Busta Rhymes and Mystikal, this latest acquisition takes the cake. [...]

Video: Lil’ Wayne – “Mirror” (Featuring Bruno Mars)


We posted the teaser last week, but now we have the official visuals for Lil’ Wayne’s “Mirror”, featuring Bruno Mars and directed by Training Day‘s Antoine Fuqua.