Thursday, July 24th, 2008 at 9:19 am
Even though you can actually make excuses for Time Magazine’s mistake of declaring Lil Wayne The Best Rapper Alive, it is to many quite annoying to see Weezy being anointed with such titles. Time Mag however is not necessarily the most Hip-Hop based publication (thats where the excuse comes in) but they still managed to encourage raised eyebrows with this blurb on Weezy.
“Whether Wayne is, as he claims, the “best rapper alive” is no longer even debated in hip-hop or commercial circles. Since June 10, when his latest album, Tha Carter III, sold 1,005,545 copies in its first week, he’s been the undisputed champ”