Hollywood News: Rapper Lil Wayne Found Dead Swirling In Internet
Earlier this year, Lil Wayne was reportedly on the brink of his death due to continuous seizure. Other sources claimed the rapper had a drug overdose, but he stressed epilepsy was the main reason of his near-death experience. "The thing is, man, the bad news is, I'm an epileptic, so I'm prone to seizures," Wayne said in a radio interview via TMZ. "This isn't my first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh seizure. I've had a bunch of seizures; y'all just never hear about it. This time it got real bad because I got three of 'em in a row, and on the third one, my heart rate went down to, like, 30 percent." "Basically, I could've died soon. That's why it was so serious. The reason being for the seizures is just plain stress, no rest and overworking myself. That's typical me, though," he added. Hot Now: Manny Pacquiao Next Fight: Pacman, JuanMa Marquez To Fight in Welterweight Doubleheader Here are some of the best comments as response to Wayne's alleged death (via Inquistr): "Not only is Lil Wayne not dead, but he's still working just as much as ever. This week singer Chris Brown released the song, "Loyal," featuring Lil Wayne and French Montana Bailey Renee." "My mom just told me lil wayne's dead but i've heard that 18 times in the past year so i doubt its true." For more Hollywood and Lil Waye news, read more at IBTimes. To contact the editor, e-mail:
Nicki Minaj says that the conflicts between labelmate Drake and boyfriend Meek Mill; and mentor Lil Wayne and Cash Money Records’ Birdman do not concern her.
‘They’re men, grown-ass men,’’ Nicki Minaj says during an interview with The New York Times. ‘‘It’s between them.’’
The Queens, New York rapper also says that she is not pleased with the problems.
"I hate it,’’ she says. ‘‘It doesn’t make me feel good. You don’t ever want to choose sides between people you love. It’s ridiculous. I just want it to be over.’’
Elsewhere in the interview, Nicki Minaj says that the perception of beauty has...
, and 's names are dragged in the feud between and . In new legal documents that Wayne filed against Birdman and Cash Money, it was stated that the three aforementioned names got stiffed out of a fortune.
According to , Weezy claimed he had letters from Drake and Tyga's people mentioning how Cash Money failed to pay the rap stars. Minaj's people sent a separate letter stating her producers also got shortchanged by Young Money. Cash Money is the parent company of Young Money and Wayne thought it's Cash Money's responsibility to pay the producers.
Young Money, run...
Frederick Apex aka Supa Bwe is a part of the new age Chicago rap group, Hurt Everybody (Mulatto Beats & Carl).A mid-west land mine waiting to blow, today marks his birthday and the release of his first full length mixtape The Dead Occasion. Phonetically named after Lil Wayne’s legendary mixtape series, Dedication. The Dead Occasion is an all Chicago affair featuring local rappers XVRHLDY, CHURCHDONTSTOP, and Hurt Everybody member Carl. The 11-track mixtape’s production is mainly handled by Supa & Mulatto Beats along with additional contributions from CHURCHDONTSTOP, Kenny Charls, and SamiiBeatz.
Supa Bwe – The Dead Occasion – Tracklist
Supa returns with...
The morning Young Thug is due to play his first headline show in London, another American rapper is making headlines. Tyler, the Creator has been banned from the UK by home secretary Theresa May, apparently because he “made statements that may foster hatred, which might lead to intercommunity violence in the UK”.
Meanwhile, Young Thug was gliding across the border on the Eurostar from Paris, without so much as a pat-down. Whereas Tyler is a geeky rapper who has never been charged with a serious crime...
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At this point it's anyone's guess what's going on with Lil Wayne's next album. Today we got a slightly closer look into his dramatic legal feud with his former (and/or current) label Cash Money Records, and while the music has definitely taken a back seat over the last few months, we now finally have at least one new track to pore over. Billboard pointed out earlier today that DJ Raj Smoove has shared a Weezy track from his upcoming mixtape, The Greatest DJ In The World. We don't have much info on the song, but it's pretty obvious...
So this was supposed to be a feature about the kicks that are in the newly released Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 video game. Despite the game getting horrible reviews, it was still worthwhile to me to check out the various brands like Nike SB, Vans and DC Shoes that were on the feet of skaters like Ishod Wair, Lizzie Armanto and Chris Cole. That is, until I saw Lil’ Wayne up in the air and hit the pavement.
That’s right, a cel-shaded Lil Tunechi is in the game. For years, Wayne has shown an affinity for skateboarding, even if...