Weezy’s record label Young Money has owed producer/rapper David Banner some royalty checks for quite some time now for work he did on Lil Wayne’s Grammy winning album Tha Carter 3. At the end of the day, the judge sided with Banner.
The disrespect is real. Birdman went right over his partner Lil Wayne’s head went he let Tyga off of Young Money to sign with Kanye’s label GOOD Music.
Aside from dissing Meek Mill once again (and on his own turf, at that!), Drake surprised the Philadelphia crowd of his Summer Sixteen tour with a surprise appearance from none other than Lil Wayne last night. Check out footage from the show below.
Jas Prince has been in an ongoing lawsuit with Young Money and Lil Wayne’s manager Cortez Bryant over owed royalties from discovering Drake years back and bringing him to them to sign. YM was saying that they never had a deal with Jas but with a company named Aspire, so that he should go after Aspire. That’s where Bryant comes in, as he works with Aspire, but he was saying that it wasn’t Aspire who was withholding money but Cash Money, since they weren’t giving Aspire the full amount that was coming in.
This is becoming a sticky situation. Birdman sending Lil Wayne birthday shout outs and beyond means absolutely NOTHING when money is involved. In fact, the messages are fueling the fire of the NOLA rapper. Not only has Wayne made attempts at signing Cash Money signee Chanel West Cost, but he’s also adding Drake, Nicki Minaj – two YM artists that Lil Wayne believes will hit the bricks from Ca$h Money soon – and Tyga to his on-going lawsuit against the hip-hop label. Details down bottom.
The ongoing Lil Wayne vs Birdman situation continues, as news comes out that Lil Wayne tried to sign Chanel West Coast, to only have Birdman step in and and block the deal. Hit the jump to read more.
New Orleans police early Friday arrested Lil Wayne protégé Widner “Flow” Degruy and two others after they were indicted Thursday in the Memorial Day slayings of two brothers in New Orleans East. Hit the jump to see the details.
People use to crack jokes about Lil Wayne learning to skateboard but he wasn’t trying to hear it. Years have passed and he is still just as serious about is as ever and it’s looking like the practice has been paying off.
Young Money’s Lil Twist is already in some deep trouble after he allegedly broke into Disney star, Kyle Massey’s home and beat up his brother Chris. He was criminally charged with six felonies in relation to the incident. In addition, Chris Massey decided to take a different route, and also sue Twist in civil court.
New video surfaces of lil Wayne getting in to an altercation with a referee during a charity game with his Young Money squad to help promote stopping violence! We recently reported on Wayne’s altercation at the charity game but now we can clearly see the Young Money CEO try and smack the whistle out the refs mouth after he feels he makes some shady calls against his squad.