Young Thug’s retail debut is out now. It’s called Barter 6. It was going to be titled Carter 6 but a last minute lawsuit has prevented that from happening. Lil Wayne probably still isn’t happy about this. The album features guest spots from YMCMB owner Birdman, T.I., Boosie BadAzz, Young Dolph, and more. It’s got thirteen tracks total, which is pretty short for a mainstream retail release. And, honestly, it’s a pretty great album. You be the judge. Get it now on iTunes here and stream the full thing after the jump.
The recent situation between Young Thug and Lil Wayne is escalating albeit in a confusing manner. Here’s the breakdown: Lil Wayne doesn’t want to be part of Birdman’s YMCMB, Wayne’s highly-anticipated studio album Tha Carter V is put on hold, Young Thug is putting out his debut album entitled Carter 6 in tribute to Wayne, Wayne doesn’t like it and calls out Thug, Thug responds by saying he doesn’t want any problems and reiterates that the newly titled Barter 6 is a tribute to Wayne. Did you get all of that? Good. Now, T.I. decided to share his thoughts on the matter with DJ Whoo Kid. Find out in the clip after the jump.
Lil Wayne preps the release of his forthcoming Sorry 4 The Wait 2 mixtape amidst the battle over the release of his (currently) pending Tha Carter V album. And to tease the forthcoming Sorry 4 The Wait 2 mixtape he is sharing a freestyle over Future’s Mike WiLL Made It-produced “Sh!t” instrumental. Listen after the jump.
During last night’s 2014 American Music Awards Lil Wayne was joined by Christina Milian for a live rendition of his new song “Start a Fire.” And it didn’t take long before the audio made its way onto the internet. “Start a Fire” will appear on Lil Wayne’s forthcoming Tha Carter V, which is due out Dec. 9th. Listen to “Start a Fire” after the jump!
Lil Wayne unleashes a new track entitled “Offday” as hip-hop heads patiently await the release of Tha Carter V (coming December 9th) featuring Young Money’s new signee Flow. No word as to whether or not the track will appear on the forthcoming album. Listen after the jump.
Lil Wayne’s fervent fans were hugely distraught when it was announced his forthcoming Tha Carter V album will be pushed back indefinitely but that isn’t something Weezy from dropping new tunes for everyone waiting with baited breath. “Gotti” is being billed as the latest single from the delayed Tha Carter V album and features Weezy and The LOX going tic for tac for damn near five minutes. Listen after the jump.
Wayne is back with yet another cut from his upcoming Carter V LP tonight, giving us the Lee Major-produced “D’USSE.” Sounds like Weezy finally is rapping like he’s hungry again.
As promised, Wayne delivers “Believe Me” the first single from his upcoming Carter V LP, which features Drake and is co-produced by Boi-1da and Vinylz. Believe the hype.
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.
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