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Lil Wayne Pulls Out Of Gig Amid Security Row

The Lollipop hitmaker was due to perform at The Venue in Minneapolis, but bosses at the club claim members of the musician's team caused a hold-up because they did not want to pass...

Lil Wayne's Big Announcement Was Not About Joining Roc Nation

No, Lil Wayne has not joined Jay Z’s Roc Nation’s label. But you would be forgiven for thinking that, what with Weezy’s cryptic announcement at the KMEL Summer Jam in Oakland. Addressing his fans from...

Lil Wayne's Manager Clarifies Jay Z Deal Comments

The Lollipop hitmaker hit headlines on Sunday (14Jun15) when he announced he had "just signed a deal with my motherf**king idol Jay Z" at a concert in Oakland, California on Saturday (13Jun15)....

Lil Wayne Sued Over Outstanding Special Effects Bill

The Lollipop hitmaker, real name Dwayne Carter, Jr., reportedly hired the services of technicians at Pyrotek Special Effects Inc. to create a variety of custom flame effects, including a flaming microphone stand, for...

Lil Wayne Signs New Royalties Deal Amid Label Lawsuit

The Lollipop hitmaker launched legal action against label bosses Bryan 'birdman' Williams and Ronald 'Slim' Williams in January (15), amid accusations they have withheld millions allegedly owed to the hip-hop star for his...

Lil Wayne Joins Tidal Music Service As Artist Owner

The Lollipop hitmaker recently released his new single Glory exclusively through the streaming company and on Thursday (04Jun15), it was announced that he had joined the board of shareholders and would be performing...

Lil Wayne Label Artist Wanted In Connection With Double Murder

Brothers Kendrick and Kendred Bishop, ages 22 and 18, respectively, were found shot and killed in a car in New Orleans on 25 May (15), and local police tell The Times-Picayune newspaper that...

Suspect In Lil Wayne Bus Shooting Arrested

Jimmy Carlton Winfrey was named as the main suspect in the investigation last week (ends29May15), amid allegations he opened fire on the Lollipop hitmaker's vehicle as the driver pulled away from the Compound...

Lil Wayne Caught On Camera Confronting Referee At Charity Basketball Match

Lil Wayne was reportedly ejected from a charity basketball game in St. Louis on Sunday evening after invading the court to begin an altercation with the referee – ironically, the event was raising money to...

Lil Wayne Ejected From Basketball Game For Trying To Fight Referee

The Lollipop hitmaker was sitting courtside at the 4th annual Celebrity Basketball Game at the Chafitz Arena in St. Louis, Missouri on Sunday (31May15), when he grew frustrated over calls the referee was...

Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Suspect In Lil Wayne Tour Bus Shooting

The Lollipop hitmaker's vehicle reportedly came under fire as the driver was pulling away from the Compound nightclub in Atlanta, where he had been performing. Police allege Jimmy Carlton Winfrey shot...

Birdman Settles Tax Debt

The star was reportedly hit with two liens from America's Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in December, 2014 and February, 2015 with authorities demanding a total of just over $1.9 million (£1.2 million)....

Illinois Promoter Hires Security Army For Lil Wayne Gig

Police in Atlanta are still investigating the incident, which took place on 26 April (15) as his bus driver was pulling away from the Compound nightclub, where he had been performing. It...

Lil Wayne And Wiz Khalifa Launch Lucrative Dj Venture - Report

The hip-hop duo has teamed up to offer up their turntable talents, and the two stars are set to play their first gig at the Heat Ultra Lounge nightclub in California. Sources...

Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj Lead Bet Award Nominations

Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj lead the BET Awards nominations.The 'Loyal' rapper and the 32-year-old star have each been shortlisted in six categories at the awards, with the pair going head-to-head for Best Collaboration and...

Christina Milian Inks Lil Wayne Tattoo

The Dip It Low hitmaker has been linked to Wayne since last summer (14), but she only recently confirmed longrunning rumours she is dating the rap star. And on Tuesday (12May15), Milian...

Bow Wow Leaves Cash Money Records

The Like You hitmaker, also known as Bow Wow, signed to the firm which helped turn Lil Wayne into a superstar in 2009, but despite unveiling a handful of singles over the years,...

Christina Milian's New Song Is About Lil Wayne

The Dip It Low hitmaker has been linked to Wayne since last summer (14), but she only recently confirmed longrunning rumours they are a couple by confessing she is in love. Now...

Lil Wayne's Bus Shot At

Lil Wayne's tour bus has been shot ''multiple'' times.The 32-year-old rapper and his entourage - including fellow Young Money artists Lil Twist and Hood - were leaving Compound nightclub in Atlanta at around 3.30am yesterday...

No Victims, No Suspect In The Atlanta Shooting, Which Allegedly Targeted Lil Wayne's Tour Bus

Lil Wayne’s tour bus was the target of a shooting early on Sunday morning, following his gig on Saturday at the Compound club in Atlanta. According to TMZ’s report, the shooting occurred around 3.30AM, just...

Lil Wayne Caught Up In Tour Bus Shooting

The Lollipop hitmaker's vehicle reportedly came under fire as the driver was pulling away from the Compound nightclub in Atlanta, Georgia, where he had been performing. The hip-hop star, real name...

Lil Wayne Sued

Lil Wayne's bus driver has accused the rapper of trying to kill him.Mark Jones has filed a lawsuit against the 'Lollipop' hitmaker - who hired him to work on his summer tour last year -...

Lil Wayne Facing Lawsuit Over Verbal Threats

Mark Jones claims he was hired to drive the Lollipop hitmaker's tour bus last year (14), and during a trip to Buffalo, New York, he alleges his star passenger threatened to pistol whip...

Mariah Carey Signs Rap Kingpin Chris Chambers As New Pr

A day after Cindi Berger announced she was stepping down as the R&B diva's PR, Carey has recruited power player Chris Chambers to cover her media presence and public image issues. Carey...

Christina Milian: 'I Love Lil Wayne'

During a new interview with U.S. radio personality Big Boy on Real 92.3, she admitted to not only dating the hip-hop star, but opened up about her feelings for him. The Dip...

Lil Wayne Moving Cash Money Lawsuit From New York To Louisiana

The hip-hop star, real name Dwayne Carter, Jr., hit headlines in January (15) when he launched legal action against his longtime mentor in a Big Apple court, seeking the termination of his contract...

Christina Milian Had Body Image Issues

Christina Milian says she almost developed an eating disorder in the past.The 33-year-old singer, who has five-year-old daughter Violet with producer ex-husband The-Dream, admits she struggled with body image issues after she found fame and...

Christina Milian And Lil Wayne Have A Special Relationship

Christina Milian has a ''very special relationship'' with Lil Wayne.The 'Dip It Low' hitmaker, who has been coy about the rapper since they first sparked dating rumours last July, admits he is her ideal man.The...

Lil Wayne Gig Starts Badly As Rapper Dodges Beer Bottle

Reports suggest the crowd at Revolution Live in Fort Lauderdale became agitated when Wayne hit the stage three hours late for his Sorry For The Wait 2 tour and the gig quickly turned...

Lil Wayne Working On Tell-all Book

The Lollipop hitmaker is said to have sent a proposal to a number of publishing houses in a bid to land a deal to release the autobiography. In an extract obtained by...

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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