Birdman Apologizes to Lil Wayne During Lil Weezyana Fest: "YMCMB For Death"

Birdman blessed the public with a demonstration good faith for his associate, Lil Wayne. He came to the Lil Weezyana Fest to issue an apology in front all its attendees.

Birdman addressed the Champion Square crowd.

Birdman qualifies their relationship as one that will last a whole lifetime.

This public statement comes after the pair’s legal battle. Lil Wayne ultimately settled with Cash Money for $51 million in June. Birdman’s appearance confirms the words the rapper’s lawyer, Ron Sweeney.

Lil Wayne Taps Jeezy As Last Minute Addition To Lil Weezyana Fest Line Up

Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter V is still at the top our minds but the rapper’s forthcoming festival might put his recording plans on hold for the weekend. For the fourth year in a row, Lil Wayne will host his annual festival in his hometown New Orleans. This festival will be even more special this year because 2018 marks 10 years since the release his album, Tha Carter III. He’s already announced some the openers but it looks like he had one more rapper he had to tap to bless the stage.

Lil Wayne announced that Jeezy will be touching the stage at Lil Weezyana Festival this year. The rapper already tapped Tory Lanez and Youngboy Never Broke Again will also be performing at the festival. For anyone who won’t be able to physically attend, you could still check out the festivities online. TIDAL will be exclusively livestreaming tomorrow’s festivities.

After announcing Jeezy as a newly added special guest, the rapper shared a trailer for the festival which revealed that it will be a celebration to commemorate the release  Tha Carter III. Aside from the previously mentioned openers, Lil Wayne also tapped Neno Calvin, Jay Jones, Vice Versa and Stephanie Acevedo to touch the stage as well. 

Aside from Lil Weezyana Fest, Lil Wayne’s highly anticipated Tha Carter V seems to be coming soon, according to recent spottings. The rapper was seen possibly shooting the cover for the album and shortly after, he was spotted shooting a new music video.

TIDAL To Exclusively Livestream Lil Wayne's Annual Lil' WeezyAna Fest

This year, Lil Wayne’s Lil WeezyAna Fest will double as a commemoration the 10th anniversary the rapper’s Tha Carter III album. With that in mind, there’s no telling just what the veteran emcee has up his sleeve as past guests on a lineup all-stars have included Drake, 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, Jadakiss, Rich The Kid, and more.

This will now mark the fourth year in a row that TIDAL exclusively streams the event in New Orleans. This year, it all goes down on August 25th, beginning at 7:45 pm ET/6:45 pm CT/4:45 pm PT.

Earlier in the summer, TIDAL also exclusively livestreamed Lil Wayne’s performance at the HOT 97 25th annual Summer Jam. It, course, isn’t the first time the TIDAL artist-owner has linked up with the global music streaming platform. The two parties previously collaborated on the TIDAL  X: ColleGrove livestream, the exclusive premiere the FWA album, and Weezy’s Social Wave For Change initiative.

This marks only the latest in TIDAL’s effort as an authority in the livestreaming arena, as it’s been the source through which fans at home have viewed some the biggest evens in recent years, including Philadelphia’s Made In America Festival, Rihanna’s Fenty X Puma Paris Fashion Week show, as well as performances from artists that include Beyoncé, Chris Brown, Ty Dolla $ign, Yo Gotti, Alicia Keys, Nicki Minaj, Lil Uzi Vert and more.

Lil WeezyAna Fest will available to livestream at the following link: TIDAL.com/Weezyana. Stay tuned!

Lil Wayne Announces Tory Lanez & NBA YoungBoy As Lil Weezyana Fest Guests

Lil Wayne has announced the special guests for his upcoming fourth annual Lil Weezyana festival. Brampton’s Tory Lanez and Baton Rouge’s YoungBoy Never Broke Again will serve as the openers to the Weezy-headlined event, as shared in an Instagram post Thursday. Wayne has also promised “surprise guests” at the show.


This will be NBA YoungBoy’s second appearance at a Lil Weezyana fest. He also performed at the 2017 event, which counted Gucci Mane, Rich The Kid, and Kodie Shane among the artists on the bill.

The 2018 fest will celebrate the tenth anniversary Lil Wayne’s landmark album Tha Carter III, which ficially turned 10 in June. Earlier this year, Lil Wayne finally earned himself the right to release his long-awaited Carter V project, which has been held hostage throughout years a legal battle with Cash Money. It has been speculated that the album could be shared in the near future. Whether or not Lil Weezyana fest will play into that at all remains to be seen. 

The fest is set to take place August 25th in Champion Square. In the past, the event has streamed live exclusively on Tidal. Check out the new poster above.

TIDAL Partners With Sprint For Massive Ticket Giveaway For Nicki Minaj, Future, & More

Over the years, TIDAL has become the top choice for fans who seek the highest quality music for their streaming consumption. As always, the brand is upping the ante when it comes to their exclusives, fering you a unique opportunity to win tickets to some the most in-demand shows happening this year. What’s the special occasion, you ask? Well, the global music and streaming entertainment platform is partnering with Sprint to celebrate TIDAL joining their telecom pricing plan, fering endless chances to party at Sprint stores nationwide.

With the Takeover, the new Unlimited Plus plan will become available, fering users unlimited data, talk and text and, course, TIDAL Premium music streaming. The best part about all this is that those signing up for Unlimited Plus will receive entries into exclusive giveaways surrounding some the hottest musical acts today. Starting Friday, July 13, Sprint stores will be opening an hour early with TIDAL takeovers happening across the United States.

The prizes include some incredible chances to get in for free at the NICKIHNDRXX Tour with Nicki Minaj and Future, Lil Wayne’s Lil Weezyana Fest, the Made In America Festival, Jay-Z & Beyoncé’s On The Run Tour II and concerts by Pusha T, Rick Ross, and more. If that’s not enough for you, the 10-city takeover is confirmed to be hosting Meek Mill, Yo Gotti, Fat Joe, A$AP Ferg, Jim Jones, Nipsey Hussle, Cozz, Tech N9ne, Casanova and P-Lo among others. 

Check out which locations will be fering TIDAL takeovers and be sure to visit Sprint.TIDAL.com for more info.

  • LOS ANGELES, CA: 11336 Crenshaw Blvd Inglewood, CA 90303
  • FULLERTON, CA: 101 W Orangethorpe AveFullerton, CA 92832
  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA:320 Gellert Blvd, Daly City, CA 94015
  • LAS VEGAS, NV: 9821 S Eastern Ave Suite 2, Las Vegas, NV 89183
  • CHICAGO, IL: 2625 S Cicero Ave, Unit A Cicero, IL 60804
  • ATLANTA, GA: 3645 Marketplace Blvd Suite 120, East Point, GA 30344
  • NEW YORK, NY: 175 5th Ave, New York, NY 10010
  • BROOKLYN, NY: 456 Fulton Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • BRONX, NY: 124 East Fordham Road Bronx, NY 10468
  • WASHINGTON, DC: 5813 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041
  • PHILADELPHIA, PA: 4640 Roosevelt Blvd, Ste 12 Philadelphia, PA 19124
  • SAN ANTONIO, TX: 11309 Bandera Road Ste. 108, San Antonio, Texas 78250
  • KANSAS CITY, KS: 4901 Town Center Dr, Leawood, KS 66211