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Cortez Bryant Explains Everything About Lil Wayne’s Problems With Cash Money & “Tha Carter V” Album

Cortez Bryant Explains Everything About Lil Wayne Problems With Cash Money & Tha Carter 5 Album

Lil Wayne‘s best friend and manager, Cortez Bryant, recently sat down with Elliott Wilson and Brian “B.Dot” Miller for a brilliant interview on episode 79 of their “Rap Radar” podcast.

Tez Poe gave away plenty of unknown information about Weezy, what happened with the release of Tha Carter V, the situation with the Cash Money lawsuit, relationships with Birdman and Slim, and so much more.

You can listen to the full 85-minute conversation, watch excerpts of it, and see notes of what Cortez talks about all after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Lil Wayne Attends Shay Nightclub In Chicago With His Young Money Artists [Video]

Lil Wayne Attends Shay Nightclub In Chicago With His Young Money Artists

Lil Wayne made an appearance at Shay nightclub in Chicago, Illinois on September 24th with Mack Maine, Gudda Gudda, Lil Twist, HoodyBaby, and Cortez Bryant.

You can check out some footage of Weezy arriving to the lounge and chilling inside with his homies after the jump below, courtesy of the bro Dan Kritchevsky.

The Young Money CEO, who had just performed at Chance The Rapper’s “Magnificent Coloring Day” festival earlier in the day, was also celebrating his 34th birthday!

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Lil Wayne Celebrates 34th Birthday With Close Friends At His Home + See Birthday Wishes He Got From Birdman, Drake & More

Yesterday, Lil Wayne celebrated his 34th birthday with his close friends Gudda Gudda, Marley G, Mack Maine, N.O. Capo, T@, Lil Twist, Cuban Harry, HoodyBaby, and Petey Lo.

In a clip from his house, which you can check out above, Weezy can be seen blowing out candles on his birthday cake and also lighting his blunt with the candles on his cake.

Below, you can see some birthday wishes from Tunechi‘s friends in the music industry such as Drake, Tyga, Boosie Badazz, Nicki Minaj, and 2 Chainz that they shared on their Instagram pages. I also added birthday messages from Birdman and Tune‘s daughter Reginae Carter!

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Lil Wayne Talks Officiating A Gay Wedding, Drake Telling Him Some Bad News & More While In Prison

Lil Wayne Talks Officiating A Gay Wedding, Drake Telling Him Some Bad News & More While In Prison

In just over 2 weeks on October 11th, Lil Wayne will have released his “Gone ‘Til November: A Journal of Rikers Island” book through Plume (a division of Penguin Group).

A few excerpts (check them out below) from the memoir have surfaced online, courtesy of Page Six, that include Tunechi explaining some of the things he got up to while being locked up in the New York prison for 8 months back in 2010 for gun charges.

Weezy revealed he officiated a gay wedding for two of his fellow inmates, helped decorate the service with toilet paper, and toasted the happy couple with Gatorade. He also mentioned Drake came to see him to let him know he had slept with his girlfriend Tammy Torres, there were 2 female officers suspended for coming to see him, requested one of his girlfriends to visit him wearing no underwear, he watched “American Idol” to pass time, wrote a new album, and more!

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Lil Wayne Wants To Know What Birdman Spent $70 Million From Their Universal Check On & Why He Let Tyga Go

Lil Wayne Wants To Know What Birdman Spent 70 Million Of Their Universal Check On & Why He Let Tyga Go

According to TMZ who have obtained the legal documents for the ongoing Lil Wayne vs. Birdman court case, Wayne wants to know how Baby has spent $70 million that they were supposed to share as partners in their record labels Cash Money and Young Money.

Tunechi is arguing that Universal Music Group gave Birdman an advanced $100 million check for a distribution deal, but Tune didn’t see much of that money. He also wants to see proof Baby has spent around $70 million on royalties, recording and marketing expenses like he says he has.

Birdman‘s team have handed Wayne‘s team over 22,000 pages of documents to read through, which is of course a big reason as to why the lawsuit is taking a long time. However, Weezy‘s camp are saying that none of the pages include details on how the $70 million was spent.

TMZ are now reporting that Mr. Carter is annoyed at Baby for letting Tyga out of his Young Money contract with no discussion. If you didn’t already know, Ty has now signed to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music record label!


Lil Wayne & Nicki Minaj To Perform Live At Jay Z & Beyonce’s Charity Concert In Brooklyn

Lil Wayne & Nicki Minaj To Perform Live At Jay Z & Beyonce Charity Concert In Brooklyn

Next month on October 15th, Lil Wayne will perform live at Jay Z and Beyonce‘s concert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York City that will be streamed live on TIDAL.

According to Page Six, the TIDAL concert will raise money for the Robin Hood Foundation, which is a charity that fights poverty and helps fund educational programs in New York’s poorest towns.

As well as Weezy, Jay and Queen B, there will also be live performances from Nicki Minaj and Lauryn Hill. If you wish to attend the show, tickets will be available soon from $50.00, as well as VIP packages that go as high as $100,000.00!