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Lil Wayne

  1. this week in rap
    Megan Thee Stallion Is Exactly What Rap NeedsHer debut album, Fever, shows off the Houston star’s sheer force of personality.
  2. rolling loud 2019
    The Highs, Lows, and Whoas of Rolling Loud 2019From a shooting scare to Kodak Black’s wild arrest to Lil Wayne’s boycott, just about everything that could go wrong did.
  3. music
    How Cash Money Records Changed Rap ForeverExploring the enduring legacy of Juvenile, B.G., Baby, Turk, Mannie Fresh, and a young Lil Wayne.
  4. the charts
    How Ariana Grande Dominated the ChartsHer success story is indicative of the ways in which chart success is measured circa 2019.
  5. anniversaries
    The Weird Sadness of Aughts NostalgiaThe good art from the era came at the expense of great distress.
  6. lights camera cgi
    Great Moments in Auto-Tune HistoryFrom the time that it was invented by some math guy to its liberal application by Kanye West, Auto-Tune has had a long and weird past.
  7. snl
    Lil Wayne Shows Off His Liev Schreiber Impression in Latest SNL PromoIt’s uncanny.
  8. the week in rap
    This Week in Rap MusicFrom slick ’70s drug rap to vital California storytelling, and everything in between.
  9. snl
    Liev Schreiber and Lil Wayne Head to SNL November 10Behold your next SNL host–musical guest duo.
  10. music
    Future Just Released an Album with Juice WRLDWRLD on Drugs also features Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, and Young Thug.
  11. album review
    Tha Carter V Is Lil Wayne’s Best Album in YearsIt is almost surgically all-inclusive. There are nods to every region of American rap music and nearly every era of Wayne.
  12. roundtables
    What’s the Best Album in Lil Wayne’s Carter Series?The New Orleans rapper uses the series to track his evolution, but how does each one hold up years later?
  13. music
    Lil Wayne Releases Tha Carter V After Years of Legal BattlesXXXTentacion, Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, and Nicki Minaj are all featured on the long-delayed album.
  14. lil wayne
    Lil Wayne Is Hip-Hop’s Best SkateboarderWhen he took a liking to the sport in 2010, he was met with befuddled jeers from the rap world.
  15. last night on late night
    Jimmy Kimmel Got Like All the Rappers to Read Mean TweetsOkay so not all of them but like a whole lot of them.
  16. backstories
    What Does Nicki Minaj’s Promo Art Say About Her Upcoming Album?Kind of a lot, actually.
  17. settlements
    It Appears Lil Wayne Is Finally Free From BirdmanWayne has reportedly received a settlement in both his lawsuits and Tha Carter V may soon see a release.
  18. A Timeline of Drake and Pusha-T’s Slow-Burning FeudIt started out because of a BAPE sweatshirt.
  19. album review
    Migos’ Culture II Isn’t an Album, It’s a Data DumpNearly every song overstays its welcome.
  20. Hear Lil Wayne’s New Track ‘Big Bad Wolf’It’s off his upcoming mixtape Dedication 6 Reloaded.
  21. remixes
    Drake and Lil Wayne Release New ‘Family Feud’ FreestyleThe pair borrow Jay-Z’s 4:44 beat.
  22. health scares
    Lil Wayne’s Daughter Says He Is Fine After SeizuresLil Wayne was found unconscious on Sunday afternoon in Chicago.
  23. Lil Wayne Has Been Hospitalized Following Multiple SeizuresThe rapper’s Sunday-night show was subsequently canceled.
  24. review
    Chappelle Tries to Tackle Trump and Trans Issues at RCMH. He Doesn’t Succeed.At least the Roots were good.
  25. new releases
    Hear Four New Songs From Lil WayneHe’s got the gift of gab.
  26. right click
    T-Pain and Lil Wayne Have Finally Answered Our Prayers and Released T-WayneIt’s been a long time coming.
  27. See DJ Khaled, Bieber, Chance, Quavo, and Lil Wayne Celebrate in ‘I’m the One’DJ Khaled reaches new levels of opulence.
  28. where's the beef?
    Nicki Minaj Takes One More Shot at Remy Ma in Her ‘No Frauds’ VideoIt’s royally ruthless.
  29. Alex Trebek Raps to Drake, Kanye, Lil Wayne, and Kendrick Lamar on Jeopardy!For $200 imaginary dollars: What is pure joy?
  30. billboard hot 100
    Drake and Lil Wayne Tied for Hot 100 RecordThey each have 132 hits.
  31. lil wayne
    Lil Wayne Teases a New Project Called Funeral Is ‘Coming Soon’So, forget Tha Carter V then?
  32. trailer mix
    Watch Trailer for Tyler, the Creator DocumentaryFeaturing A$AP Rocky, Schoolboy Q, the Internet’s Syd, and more.
  33. black lives matter
    T.I. Calls Out Lil Wayne for BLM Comment“There is no such thing as oppression not affecting you.”
  34. controversies
    Lil Wayne Reportedly Tried to Pull BLM InterviewWeezy allegedly let go of his publicists following the appearance.
  35. radio vulture
    Lil Wayne’s Black Lives Matter Comments Were a Betrayal of His FansIt’s poor role-modeling. It isolates artist from audience.
  36. black lives matter
    Lil Wayne Says He Doesn’t Feel ‘Connected’ to Black Lives Matter“Don’t come at me with that dumb sh*t, ma’am.”
  37. so bad it's bad
    From Kendrick Lamar to Jay Z: The Best Rappers’ Worst Guest VersesKendrick’s new verse on Maroon 5’s “Don’t Wanna Know” is merely the latest entry in a subgenre so exclusive that it’s actively repellent.
  38. we honestly can't tell if he's joking
    Lil Wayne Might Not Know Who Donald Trump IsOr he was joking. Hard to say.
  39. excerpt
    Read an Excerpt From Lil Wayne’s Prison JournalThe book, written during his eight-month jail sentence at Rikers Island in 2010, is out this week.
  40. Read an Excerpt From Lil Wayne’s Prison JournalThe book, written during his eight-month jail sentence at Rikers Island in 2010, is out this week.
  41. the ellen degeneres show
    Watch Chance, Lil Wayne Perform on Ellen“And if Cash Money try to stop me, I’ma let ‘em rob me. Yeah right, like Ryan Lochte.”
  42. lil wayne
    Lil Wayne Believes Racism Is Over, But Also Knows That It Isn’tWeezy has a complicatedly simple relationship with racial discrimination.
  43. the jukebox
    Feel Grateful While Listening to Lil Wayne’s New Song ‘Grateful’No retirement allowed, Lil Tunechi.
  44. stanning hard
    Watch Kendrick Lamar Adorably Scold Lil Wayne for Wanting to Retire“No, nigga, NO!”
  45. Drake, Chance the Rapper Show Love for Lil WayneEven Young Thug dropped their beef to show support.
  46. lawsuits
    Lil Wayne’s Universal Suit Reportedly on HoldThe lawsuit has reportedly been stayed until Lil Wayne’s other lawsuit with Cash Money and Birdman is resolved.
  47. concerts
    Lil Wayne Cut Set Short Because Fans Too HighA lil on the nose, Wayne.
  48. vulture book club
    Lil Wayne Announces Memoir, Shares Cover ArtAnd check out the cover art.
  49. video squad
    See Lil’ Wayne, Wiz Khalifa in ‘Sucker for Pain’No pain, no gain?
  50. soundtracks
    Here’s the Suicide Squad Soundtrack Song List Lil Wayne, Grimes, and CRR, let your powers combine.
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