Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne
Albums & Mixtapes

Young Money
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: Tha Carter V
Since breaking through with his third solo album, Tha Carter, in 2004, former Hot Boy Lil Wayne has climbed to the highest echelons of the rap game, and turned Young Money into a hip-hop empire. After a decade of domination,... More
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Tha Carter V (still) doesn't have a finalized release date on the books and Lil Wayne is in label limbo with Cash Money, but that hasn't stopped the hitmaker from making good on his promise to release a new mixtape. Sorry 4... More
Posted 5 months ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
By December 2005, Lil Wayne had already released a handful of popular street albums, but neither Da Drought or its sequel could hold a flickering rap candle to The Dedication. Amazingly, almost eight full years and seven... More
Posted one year ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: Dedication 5
The unstoppable Lil Wayne returns to his mixtape roots once again with the release of Dedication 5, hosted by DJ Drama and part of the legendary Gangsta Grillz series. Comprised primarily of freestyles over some of the past... More
Posted one year ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Lil Wayne has become the Amy Winehouse of rap. To quote my favorite writer, me, “Winehouse’s "Back to Black' came at the perfect time. Two years prior she had made Frank, a stylistically remarkable but ultimately not... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: Dedication 4
If you've followed hip-hop over the course of the last half-dozen years, you need no introduction to Lil Wayne and DJ Drama's Dedication series. In addition to helping build Weezy into the hip-hop juggernaut he is today, the... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: Tha Carter IV
Honestly, I expected Lil Wayne to take the Michael Vick route out of prison. Like Vick, Weezy was a man of almost overwhelming talent, capable of astounding displays of prowess that didn’t follow the playbook. But he could... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
I remember Maria. Maria (not her real name) was that girl who wasn’t just hot by some clichéd high school standard, she was beautiful. To make matters worse for the love-sick boys that orbited around her, she practiced a... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: The Rebirth
I could spend this entire review writing about how Lil Wayne’s new album The Rebirth is the worst cross-genre transition since a bipolar Joaquin Phoenix tried to rap; about how watching Weezy play the rock star role is like... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
And now for the moment you’ve all been waiting for...drum roll please. Tha Carter III, the most highly anticipated hip-hop album of all time, has finally arrived. In the ridiculously long build-up to the release of Lil... More
Posted 7 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
That’s it. I’ve had enough. I’m officially declaring Tha Carter III the most over-hyped album of all time. Now I’m not saying Wayne’s going to flop, I fully expect it to be a classic, but expectations have become... More
Posted 7 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: The Leak EP
Only one question has truly set America on fire. One question is on the tip of every tongue. No, not is Ashanti’s career really over?, or would Beyonce and Jay-Z’s baby possess superpowers?, or even who should be the... More
Posted 7 years ago
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Artist: Lil Wayne
Album: The Drought 3
Is Lil’ Wayne really the best rapper alive? Weezy’s status in the game has been hotly debated in radio, print, and barbershops, but we’re still no closer to an answer. Luckily New Orleans favorite son has released a... More
Posted 8 years ago
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