Lil Wayne

Apr
15
Video: Young Money f/ Tyga, Nicki Minaj, & Lil Wayne – ‘Senile’

Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, and Tyga

Young Money has gone crazy. Tyga, Lil Wayne, and Nicki Minaj unleash the bizarre video for “Senile,” the latest release off their compilation Rise of an Empire. In the Colin Tilley-directed clip, the rap all-stars play characters in their own wacky worlds.

Tyga smokes the hookah with some hippies and performs alongside the JabbaWockeeZ.

Nicki channels a chola, completing her gangster look with a Barbie tattoo across her stomach, as she swings on the playground. She also plays a Moschino-clad dominatrix and kicks back on a lawn chair with Tyga and Tunechi.

Lil Wayne is the odd man out as he sits down to dinner and poses for a portrait with his white trash family.

“It’s just basically like some old Addams Family-type, trailer-park trash and Wayne is just like in these different houses going crazy,” Tyga told MTV News.

Step into Young Money’s strange world below.

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Apr
11
Justin Bieber and Lil Wayne Hit the Studio

Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber is racking up his hip-hop collaborations. After logging studio time with T.I., Rick Ross, Diddy, Wale, and T-Pain, the pop superstar hit the studio for a late-night session with Lil Wayne.

“Me and Tunechi in the studio,” wrote the Canadian crooner, who previously collaborated with Weezy on “Backpack” for his Journals album.

After pulling an all nighter, the singer and rapper were seen exiting the Hit Factory in Miami around 6 a.m. on Friday morning. Draped in a blanket, Bieber was greeted by fans and paparazzi on his way out.

Earlier this month, the Biebs was in the lab with Birdman, working on a collaboration with Cash Money heartthrob Austin Mahone.

Soulja Boy was also spotted leaving the same studio with Atlanta rapper Diamond. He posted a pic of him and the Biebs wearing matching Giuseppe Zanotti kicks, posing in front of the $2 million Bugatti that Birdman loaned Bieber.

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Apr
2
Nicki Minaj, Nas, 50 Cent, & Lil Wayne Set to Play Hot 97 Summer Jam

Nicki Minaj, Nas, and 50 Cent

Everyone from 50 Cent to Trey Songz will blaze the stage at Hot 97′s Summer Jam. The lineup for the biggest hip-hop concert of the year has been announced.

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Mar
27
Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’ Will Not Be Released on May 5

Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne fans will have to wait a little longer for his final album. Despite previous reports, Tha Carter V will not be dropping on May 5.

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Mar
25
Lil Wayne: ‘Nicki Minaj Never Fails to Amaze Me’

Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj

Lil Wayne knew Nicki Minaj was a superstar when he signed her to Young Money, and she continues to make him proud. But while he applauds her latest song “Lookin Ass,” he still knows she has the potential to do better.

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Mar
24
Video: Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Tyga – ‘Loyal’

Chris Brown

He may be locked up, but Chris Brown proves that he hasn’t missed a beat in the dance-heavy video for “Loyal.” The R&B superstar rounds up Lil Wayne and Tyga and shuts down Universal CityWalk for the night. Against the lit-up marquees, Breezy nails some impressive moves with his crew, while Weezy and Tyga crash the party. Plus, look for cameos from Usher, Trey Songz, and Ty Dolla $ign.

Chris previously announced a May 5 release date for his oft-delayed album X, which is set to feature Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, and a duet with Ariana Grande.

Watch the trio light up the screen.

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Mar
20
Lil Wayne Talks Skateboarding, Pu**y, & His Legacy in CRWN Part 2

Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne’s hour-long conversation with Elliott Wilson continues. In Part 2 of his CRWN interview at SXSW, the Young Money chief spoke about skateboarding, his prison memoir, and sports (His favorite teams are the Boston Red Sox, Green Bay Packers, and L.A. Lakers).

He defended his excessive use of “pussy” in his lyrics and even joked about dedicating an entire album to it. “Now that would make me do another solo album,” he said.

But he is trying to challenge himself to step outside the box on Tha Carter V. “This album, I’m trying to approach other subjects.”

He also took questions from fans and even accepted a demo from one audience member.

Plus, find out why Beyoncé inspired Weezy to go harder and how he wants to be remembered.

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