Young Money

Essays

'Tha Carter V' Is Good, But Is It Good Enough?

Lil Wayne’s long-awaited comeback album goes into overtime. Does the Greatest Rapper Alive deliver?
Al Shipley
10.1.18
A Year of Lil Wayne

This Is Hooked on Phonics with “Every Girl” and Lil Wayne

Mack Maine's love letter to Miley Cyrus is far from the craziest part of "Every Girl."
Kyle Kramer
8.26.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

Call Him Weezy Flintstone, He Can Always Make a Song Hot

On the strange success of "BedRock," a song too ridiculous for this earth.
Kyle Kramer
8.25.17
Noisey News

Drake Has a Lil Wayne Tattoo Now, Obviously

Kind of surprised this didn't happen sooner to be honest.
Lauren O'Neill
7.25.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: Brand New Shirts

"My shirt brand new / my shoes brand new."
Kyle Kramer
3.1.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: Happy President's Day to the Young Money President Mack Maine

Celebrate accordingly.
Kyle Kramer
2.20.17
New music

Listen To Drake and Wizkid’s New Collab “Hush Up The Silence” 


Here we have Drake at peak Drake, singing about how nice a girl's hair smells.
Lauren O'Neill
2.6.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: "Knuck If You Buck Freestyle"

Sounding anything less than remarkable on the “Knuck If You Buck” beat is impossible, but this may actually be the best verse Mack Maine ever.
Kyle Kramer
1.13.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: On Politicians

Guest writer Briana Younger joins to talk about Wayne's 'Nightline' comments and Young Money's "Politician"
Kyle Kramer
11.6.16
Ask A Lawyer

What Is Going on with the Lil Wayne and Cash Money Lawsuit?

Birdman and Cash Money are drawing the case out as much as they can, a tactic that can be used to encourage the plaintiff to settle.
Jessica Meiselman
9.16.16
Stuff

The Skaters Getting Paid to Hang Out with Lil Wayne

Who needs an energy drink sponsorship when Cash Money is paying you to shred the gnar with Weezy F. Baby?
Zara Golden
8.14.16
Breaking News

Birdman Is Suing Jay Z for $50 Million for Streaming Lil Wayne's 'Free Weezy Album' on Tidal

The news comes shortly after an indictment surfaced suggesting Birdman and Young Thug conspired to kill Lil Wayne.
Noisey Staff
7.16.15
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