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2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

The Anniversary

Tha Block Is Hot Turns 20

While he was still a child, Lil Wayne watched his father leave and his stepfather die. He attempted suicide, shooting himself in the chest. He…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2019 - 11:19 am

The Week In Pop

Songs You Might Know From Artists You Probably Don’t: Sifting Through 2019’s Potential Pop Hits

Pop music is a crazy industry, even more so in our fractured age. It's crazy how many songs can be blowing up in some corner…
Chris DeVille | January 10, 2019 - 3:30 pm

More Lil Wayne stories

The Anniversary

Tha Block Is Hot Turns 20

While he was still a child, Lil Wayne watched his father leave and his stepfather die. He attempted suicide, shooting himself in the chest. He…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2019 - 11:19 am

Lil Wayne Skips Another Show

Lil Wayne was a no-show last night for his set at the Life Is Beautiful Music + Art Festival in Las Vegas. As USA Today
James Rettig | September 22, 2019 - 3:52 pm

Juvenile & Birdman – “Ride Dat” (Feat. Lil Wayne)

It's not hard to get nostalgic about the early Cash Money Records era, when an anarchic squad of New Orleans bounce-rappers bulldozed their way onto…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2019 - 11:23 am

Lil Wayne’s “Old Town Road” Remix Leaks

Lil Nas X loves remixes -- and for good reason. Remixes are a big part of why "Old Town Road," his viral country-rap hit turned…
Peter Helman | July 25, 2019 - 11:55 pm

Lil Wayne Cuts Set Short, Threatens To Quit Blink-182 Tour

Two months ago, Blink-182 and Lil Wayne announced that they would spend their summer on a co-headlining tour across North America, a trek that seemed…
Tom Breihan | July 12, 2019 - 9:44 am

Big K.R.I.T. – “Addiction” (Feat. Lil Wayne & Saweetie)

Big K.R.I.T. is releasing a new album, K.R.I.T. Iz Here, in July -- its name positions it as a spiritual successor his mixtape from nine…
James Rettig | June 24, 2019 - 2:36 pm

Watch DJ Khaled Perform With SZA, Lil Wayne, J Balvin, & More On SNL

DJ Khaled was the musical guest on last night's Paul Rudd-hosted episode of Saturday Night Live. During his performance, he brought out Lil Wayne, SZA,…
Julia Gray | May 19, 2019 - 12:23 pm

Stream DJ Khaled’s New Album Father Of Asahd Featuring Cardi B, Nipsey Hussle, SZA & More

DJ Khaled has been teasing Father Of Asahd for a while now. Last year, we heard "Top Off" featuring Jay-Z, Beyoncé, and Future and "No
Julia Gray | May 17, 2019 - 12:01 am

Rolling Loud Tonight: Lil Wayne Cancels, Kodak Black Arrested

Lil Wayne will not be performing tonight (Saturday, May 11) at Rolling Loud in Miami. "To all my fans who came to see…
Ashley Iasimone / Billboard | May 11, 2019 - 10:06 pm

Blink-182 & Lil Wayne Announce Co-Headlining Tour By Mashing Up “What’s My Age Again” & “A Milli”

Lil Wayne and Blink-182 are going on a co-headlining North American tour together. What a world! The two acts just announced their tour…
James Rettig | May 6, 2019 - 12:21 pm

Stream 2 Chainz’s New Album Rap Or Go To The League Featuring Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Travis Scott, & More

2 Chainz first announced his new album Rap Or Go To The League, the follow-up to 2017's Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, over a year…
Peter Helman | March 1, 2019 - 10:13 am

Kanye West Reportedly Working On New Album With Lil Wayne, Migos In Miami

Kanye West has not exactly been a model of stability lately. He has spent the past year loudly and incoherently embracing Donald Trump. His most…
Tom Breihan | January 7, 2019 - 9:39 am

2018 In Review

9 Music Trends That Need To Die In 2019

In the age of social media fads develop before we’ve even had the chance to deliberate, as they're tweeted and retweeted ad infinitum. Culture is…
Julia Gray | December 18, 2018 - 11:32 am
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