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Lil Wayne Ordered To Pay $164,000 To Producer

Banner sued the hip hop star's Young Money Records label in July last year (15), claiming Wayne owed him money for work on three tracks, La La and P**sy Monster for Wayne's 2008...

Lil Wayne Reveals He Officiated A Same-sex Wedding While In Prison

The first excerpts for Lil Wayne’s prison memoirs from his time incarcerated in Rikers Island have proved to be illuminating reading, including the revelation that the rapper officiated a same-sex wedding while inside.According to a...

Lil Wayne Officiated Prison Wedding

The Lollipop hitmaker agreed to oversee the nuptials for two inmates at New York's notorious Rikers Island, while he was serving an eight-month sentence on weapons charges. His jail-time journal is being...

Bryan 'Birdman' Williams Forced To Hand Over Financial Records

The Lollipop star filed a $51 million (£39 million) lawsuit against his Cash Money Records boss in early 2015 accusing his former mentor of withholding money he was allegedly owed for his album...

Lil Wayne Questions Bryan 'Birdman' Williams' Accounting Records

The Lollipop hitmaker has been locked in a bitter legal battle with his Cash Money Records boss since the beginning of 2015, when he filed a $51 million (£39 million) suit accusing Birdman...

Nipsey Hussle And Lauren London Welcome Son

The model/actress gave birth to the tot, the couple's first child together, on 31 August (16), but only shared the news with fans on Instagram on Friday (16Sep16). She posted a black-and-white...

Lil Wayne Claims "There's No Such Thing As Racism"

Celebrity foot in mouth time! Lil Wayne dropped quite a sizeable clanger on national television this week when he claimed there’s “no such thing as racism” during an interview.The 33 year old rapper stopped by...

Jason Aldean: 'My Lil Wayne Costume Was Not A Race Thing'

The singer's 'blackface' costume, complete with dreadlocks, sunglasses and chains, caused a storm of controversy and as this year's (16) Halloween approaches Aldean has finally spoken out about the drama, revealing he simply...

Outkast Working With Gucci Mane - Report

The hip-hop star, who was released from prison in May (16), posted a video on Snapchat over the weekend (04Sep16) and boasted he had been in the studio with Lil Wayne, E-40, and...

Lil Wayne Praises Rap-a-lot Records Amid Cash Money Battle

Wayne has been fighting to void his recording contract with his former mentor since the start of 2015, when he filed a $51 million (£38 million) lawsuit accusing Birdman of withholding money allegedly...

Is Lil Wayne About To Retire From Making Music?

Lil Wayne appeared to have hinted that he might be done with making music by sharing a cryptic message on Twitter early Saturday morning. Just one day earlier police had responded to reports of a...

Lil Wayne Hints At Retirement After Police Called As Hoax

The rapper, real name Dwayne Carter, Jr., took to Twitter on Saturday (03Sep16) and worried his fans and fellow hip-hop artists with a series of tweets that hinted he may be considering retiring....

Birdman And Lil Wayne Told To Pay $3.3 Million For Sampling Songs - Report

The rap stars used the music for tracks You and Certified, and are said to have short-changed the songwriters, according to TMZ.com. The lawsuit was settled and the pair was ordered to...

Kanye West Scores 40th Top 40 Song

Kanye West has overtaken Michael Jackson in chart history.The 39-year-old rapper features on ScHoolboy Q's new single 'The Part', which has climbed to number 40 on the Billboard 100, making it Kanye's 40th appearance in...

2 Chainz Drops Mixtape Early To Beat Bootleggers

The No Lie rapper announced the imminent arrival of mixtape Daniel Son; Necklace Don on Instagram. 2 Chainz, real name Tauheed Epps, teased the project by posting an hilarious text exchange between himself and Drake....

Lil Wayne Royalties Lawsuit Put On Hold - Report

The hip-hop star, real name Dwayne Carter, Jr., and his attorneys filed a federal lawsuit in California in March (16), claiming he is owed millions in profits for discovering and mentoring artists such...

Lil Wayne's Former Brother-in-laws Shot And Killed

Police discovered the bodies of Rudy and Josh Johnson in a car in the early hours of Sunday (31Jul16). They were pronounced dead at the scene after each sustaining multiple gunshot wounds, and...

Lil Wayne Storms Offstage At Cannabis Event Show

The Lollipop hitmaker, a known weed advocate, was booked as the headliner for the High Times publication's Cannabis Concentrates Cup show in San Bernardino, hitting the stage after fellow hip-hop star B.o.B....

Lil Wayne Sued By American Express For $86,000 - Report

The Young Money Entertainment rap mogul's American Express (AMEX) bill is said to be more than six months overdue, reports website TMZ. As a result, AMEX allegedly filed a lawsuit on Thursday (14Jul16) against...

Lil Wayne Calls Recent Seizure A 'False Alarm'

The Lollipop star reportedly suffered the epilepsy scare on Wednesday (06Jul16), a month after his last seizure, just before he was about to step onstage at TAO nightclub in Las Vegas....

Lil Wayne Rushed To Hospital After Another Seizure

Lil Wayne has been hospitalised after another seizure. The 33-year-old rapper was admitted to hospital last week after falling ill just minutes before he was due to take to the stage at Las Vegas' TAO...

Lil Wayne's Memoir To Finally Hit Stores

The Lollipop star walked free from the Rikers Island complex in New York on 4 November, 2010 after serving an eight-month sentence on weapons possession charges dating back to 2007. Gone Til...

Lil Wayne Involved In Investigation Following Nightclub Brawl

A bouncer at Hyde nightclub on Sunset Boulevard has filed a battery report with the Los Angeles Police Department, claiming he was attacked after members of Lil Wayne's entourage were turned away....

Stars Salute Lebron James After Nba Championship Win.

LeBron's hometown franchise, who had never won U.S. basketball's highest honour before, secured the championship by beating the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, California on Sunday (19Jun16). Cleveland's 93 to 89 point...

Lil Wayne Ran Out Of Epilepsy Medication Before Seizure Drama

The pilot of the Lollipop star's private jet was forced to make an emergency landing in Nebraska on Monday (13Jun16), so Wayne could get medical treatment on the ground. Reports suggest the...

Lil Wayne Performs At E3 Convention Just Days After Suffering Seizures

Lil Wayne appears to have already made a full recovery after suffering from seizures earlier this week, taking to the stage to perform live last night only two days after the medical emergency.The 33 year...

Lil Wayne Returns To The Stage After Hospital Discharge

The 33-year-old rapper had been due to perform at the Samsung booth at the annual video game conference on Tuesday (14Jun16) to promote his skateboarding game Sqvad Up. However, en route to California from Wisconsin...

Lil Wayne Thanks Fans For Support Amid Seizure Drama

The pilot of his plane had to make an emergency landing in Nebraska on Monday (13Jun16) so the rap star could seek treatment, and as the drama unfolded fans hit social media to...

Lil Wayne Recovering After Suffering Seizure On Private Jet

Rapper Lil Wayne is said to be stable and in “good spirits” after suffering a minor seizure on Monday afternoon. Wayne was reportedly on his way from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to California when he experienced a...

Lil Wayne 'Stable' After Suffering Minor Seizure

The 33-year-old rapper's private jet was forced to make an emergency landing, according to TMZ.com, shortly after take off from Wisconsin en route to California on Monday afternoon. The musician was due to appear at...

Lil Wayne has been a member of the Cash Money Record label since the age of nine. After becoming the youngest member of the label in 1991, Lil Wayne broke records again in 2012, when he surpassed Elvis Presley as having the highest number of entrees on the Billboard Hottest 100 chart, with 109 on 27th September 2012. Lil Wayne finds himself in the news a lot for one reason or another.

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