Tha Carter V

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Lupe Fiasco, Meek Mill, Lil Wayne, and Vince Staples

The Dean of American Rock Critics dives into a clutch of recent hip-hop releases.
Robert Christgau
12.21.18
Noisey News

Yes, Lil Wayne Is Stoked That 'Tha Carter V' Is Finally Out

On last night's 'Fallon,' Weezy played "Dedicate" with The Roots, chatted about his long-awaited new record, and briefly lost his shit when Fallon started talking about its features.
Alex Robert Ross
10.3.18
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
Essays

Lil Wayne Releasing 'Tha Carter V' Would Be a Step Backwards

Now that the rap icon is allegedly free from Cash Money, seeing him start a new chapter would be more fulfilling than revisiting an outdated series.
Lawrence Burney
6.7.18
New music

Lil Wayne Has Doubled Down on Skateboarding on an Impressive Level

Weezy F baby and the F is for riding fakie.
Ryan Bassil
5.25.18
Noisey News

Jeff Sessions Might Decide What Happens to Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang Album

The über-conservative US Attorney General gets the final say on what happens next in the saga of the fabled 'Once Upon a Time in Shaolin'.
Lauren O'Neill
3.23.18
Noisey News

The Government Wants Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang Clan and Lil Wayne Albums

Federal prosecutors have asked Judge Kiyo Matsumoto to seize $7.4 million in assets from Shrekli. That includes 'Once Upon a Time in Shaolin' and 'Tha Carter V.'
Alex Robert Ross
12.1.17
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
Op-Eds

The Rise and Fall of Cash Money, the Label Lil Wayne is Suing For 51 Million Dollars

Lil Wayne's been with Birdman and Co since the age of thirteen. Why's he suing them for a buttload of money?
Ryan Bassil
1.31.15
Holy Shit

Listen to Rich Gang's "Take Kare," the First Song from Young Thug and Lil Wayne

How did this not exist already?
Eric Sundermann
10.16.14
Holy Shit

Hell Yeah, Lil Wayne Just Dropped "Believe Me" Ft. Drake, the First Single from 'Tha Carter V'

Turn up turn up turn up turn up turn up
Eric Sundermann
5.3.14