Drake & Post Malone Nearly Featured On Lil Wayne's "What About Me"

If you have been questioning why Drake wasn’t featured on Tha Carter V, a motive behind that has surfaced. Johnny Yukon, who co-wrote Wayne’s “What About Me,” spoke to Rolling Stone and revealed that the music was initially purported to characteristic each Drake and Post Malone.

“The preliminary thought was to get Drake on it,” he stated. “That was one thing Lil Wayne] stated to me that evening he recorded his vocals]… Then there have been emails backwards and forwards — ‘They suppose Drake’s going to get on it.’”

Unfortunately, that did not really occur and followers have been mildly upset since different stories confirmed that Drizzy would for certain be on it. However, discussions about Drizzy’s look on the music got here practically a yr and a half in the past. While it appeared prefer it was positively going to occur, they waited all the way down to the wire for a response and sadly, Drake did not ship.

“The last item we heard about it, round a yr and a half in the past, whereas we have been sending the music backwards and forwards, making edits …. at that time, the emails have been like, ‘Drake’s gonna reduce to it,’” Yukon recalled. “We didn’t discover out that Drake was ficially not going to be on it till this week. We heard six individuals reduce on this music. One day this week, staff for my publishing firm] have been speaking to some the attorneys in Lil Wayne’s camp], they usually have been like, ‘Can we a minimum of verify it’s not Drake?’ or one thing like that. They’re like, ‘Yeah, it’s not.’”

Yukon additionally confirmed TMZ’s report that Post Malone did reduce one thing for the document, however once more, it did not find yourself understanding. “There is a model ‘What About Me’] that Post reduce actually this week,” he stated. “Something occurred, I don’t know what… Something obtained delivered mistaken. That all occurred final evening.”

Hopefully, we’ll have the ability to hear the reduce with Post Malone sooner or later.