Archive | September, 2017

Lil Wayne, Drake & Nicki Minaj Appear On The 2017 Forbes “Hip-Hop Cash Kings” List

Lil Wayne, Drake & Nicki Minaj Appear On The 2017 Forbes Hip Hop Cash Kings List

Forbes have released a top 20 list of the rappers who have made their 2017 Hip-Hop Cash Kings list. Lil Wayne appeared on this list at No. 16 by earning around $15.5 million, which is $1.5 million more than what he earned last year.

Weezy‘s Young Money artists Drake and Nicki Minaj also made the top 20 of this year’s Hip-Hop Cash Kings list with Drizzy appearing at No. 1 with $94 million and the Barbie appearing at No. 15 with $16 million.

You can check out the full top 20 list after the jump below!

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Feature Friday #107: Nivea – Ya Ya Ya (Feat Lil Wayne)

Nivea Ya Ya Ya Feat Lil Wayne

The “Feature Friday” installment for this week is Nivea‘s “Ya Ya Ya” song featuring Lil Wayne and an intro from R. Kelly.

The collaboration from the former couple appears on Nivea‘s debut album, Nivea, which was released back in 2001.

“But I’m getting at Niv, holla; Don’t brother me with your yada; I’m good with lil’ mama; And she good with big papa; I’m hood, she real proper; ATL shawty and New Orleans Don Dada; Anything else is ya, ya, ya”

You can listen to “Ya Ya Ya” below.

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Lil Wayne Celebrates 35th Birthday With His Young Money Crew At The TRUKSTOP + Receives Wishes From Birdman, Drake, Ric Flair & More

Lil Wayne Celebrates 35th Birthday With Young Money Crew At The TRUKSTOP + Receives Wishes From Birdman, Drake, Ric Flair & More

Lil Wayne celebrated his 35th birthday with a surprise party at his private TRUKSTOP skate park on Wednesday evening (September 27th) and he was joined by his Young Money crew Nicki Minaj, Gudda Gudda, Mack Maine, Lil Twist, HoodyBaby, N.O. Capo, and Petey Lo.

In a clip from the party, which you can check out below, Tunechi aka Tune Hefner can be seen blowing out candles on his birthday cake and paying respect to playboy Hugh Hefner, who passed away on Tune‘s birthday, as well as congratulating his stylist Marisa Flores on her baby.

Also below, you can see some birthday wishes from Weezy‘s friends in the music industry such as Drake, Nicki, Birdman, 2 Chainz, DJ Khaled, Trina, and Taco from Odd Future, which they shared on their social media pages. I also added birthday messages from Ric Flair and Wayne‘s daughter Reginae Carter!

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Demi Lovato – Lonely (Feat Lil Wayne)

Demi Lovato Lonely Feat Lil Wayne

We first heard about this collaboration earlier this month, and now here is Demi Lovato‘s “Lonely” collabo with Lil Wayne.

The DJ Mustard-produced song will appear on Lovato‘s forthcoming Tell Me You Love Me album, which will drop on September 29th.

You can listen to “Lonely” after the jump below. Demi has been wanting to work with Wayne since at least 2015! What are your thoughts on the track?

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Damian Lillard Speaks On Lil Wayne’s Recording Process, “Run It Up” & More [Video]

Damian Lillard Speaks On Lil Wayne Recording Process, Run It Up & More

Damian Lillard aka Dame D.O.L.L.A. recently sat down with HotNewHipHop for a one on one interview to chat all about his new single “Run It Up” featuring Lil Wayne.

The NBA player and rapper revealed “Run It Up” is probably the best song he has released to date, as well as what he learned from being in the studio with Weezy.

Dame also spoke on Tunechi‘s recording process, Birdman clearing the feature, and told a story of Tune coming up with a hook idea while a beat played in the studio!

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