Carter V season has officially begun. For this week’s edition of Weezy Wednesdays, the YM team decides to spearhead the promo for Wayne’s eleventh studio LP by unveiling the artwork for the album’s first single, “Believe Me,” which features Drake and is co-produced by Boi-1da & Vinylz. Hit the jump to view the teaser for the track.
Lil Wayne not only gets out an episode of Weezy’s Wednesdays on time, but also shows us how he plans to spend the upcoming holiday. 4/20, not Easter.
The only thing Chris Brown has been loyal to these days has been the slammer, but that doesn’t stop the R&B singer from dropping a video for his buzzing single with Lil Wayne and *insert assorted guest here* (this version features Tyga). X coming soon.
Weezy F sits down with Elliot Wilson for the latest installment in his CRWN interview series. For the first 30-minute segment, Wayne speaks on Tha Carter V, Kanye West, Jay-Z, the “best rapper alive” title and more.
In June of last year, Lil’ Wayne stopped by the set of Jimmie Kimmel Live to promote I Am Not A Human Being II. During his interview he said, “I want to retire after Tha Carter V, which I hope would be my last album.” If you were hoping that he would change his mind you are in no such luck. Read More
Wayne “doesn’t even know what he’s celebrating,” but it’s pretty obvious he got some tough production here from Lee On The Boards. This will appear on the Young Money Rise Of An Empire compilation LP, which drops March 11. Read More
YG drops the official video for the remix to “My N*gga” which features a host of cameos, including Jeezy, Ty Dolla $ign and DJ Mustard. Directed by Motion Family.
Covering a soul standard, Busta and The Abstract team up with famous friends (who don’t actually rhyme on the track). Still it’s a jam for the older folk and some revivalists.