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    43 min ago | Z100

    Weezy is pretty pissed at the Cash Money camp rn! If you've been following this story, Lil Wayne wants nothing to do with someone he once considered his mentor...Birdman. Lil Wayne claims that the label owes him $8 Million for work on his latest album "The Carter V," which violates the terms of his contract.

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  2. Lil Wayne Is Suing His Record Label Cash Money for $51 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Time

    Lil Wayne attends a basketball game between the Indiana Pacers and the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on Dec. 17, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif. The 32-year-old New Orleans native says he has not been paid for his upcoming album and wants out of his contract Rapper Lil Wayne has filed a lawsuit against his record label Cash Money, alleging that he is owed $51 million.

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  3. Lil Wayne Reportedly Plans To Sue Cash Money Records For $51 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    Not only does Lil Wayne want to be emancipated from his contract with Birdman and Cash Money Records, the YMCMB rapper now want $51 million, TMZ reports . Days after the celebrity gossip blog reported Wayne planned to sue his mentor, TMZ is now stating that they have acquired the actual lawsuit.

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  4. Actually, Lil Wayne Is Suing Birdman For A Lot More Than $8 MillionaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vibe

    While it was originally reported that Weezy was hitting up his label head of over 20 years for $8 million, it turns out he wants a lot more. According to TMZ , Wayne is now suing Birdman for a whopping $51 million.

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  5. Lil Wayne Sues Birdman's Cash Money For $51 A milli milli milli MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... of their contracts asap. I want OVO to take over please. I mean, from what I have heard about this, it seems like Lil Wayne is really not only the talent, but has the better eye for other talent as well, so- I mean, I support him venturing out on ...

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  6. Lil Wayne Sues Birdman For His FreedomRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WENN Blog

    Rapper Lil Wayne is getting serious about his plans to quit longtime mentor Bryan 'Birdman' Williams' Cash Money empire after filing a lawsuit aimed at terminating his contract with the hip-hop mogul. In his new suit, obtained by TMZ.com, Wayne claims Birdman and his associates violated a deal they made with him by withholding millions they allegedly owe him for his long-delayed album, Tha Carter V. The hitmaker insists that he should be allowed to end the contract because the Cash Money executives are refusing to pay up.

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  7. Lil Wayne is suing Cash Money Records for $51 million, TMZ reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    News of Lil Wayne 's frustration with Cash Money Records has been swirling ever since early December, when the Uptown-raised rapper posted a series of incendiary tweets saying, among other things, that he was "a prisoner" to the label - for which he began recording at age 13 - and that its founder Bryan "Baby" Williams was deliberately holding back the release of "Tha Carter V," Wayne's next scheduled studio album. Plans for "Tha Carter V" were announced as far back as 2012; several release dates have been announced, and then postponed.

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  8. Lil Wayne Sues Cash Money for $51 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Lil Wayne performing in Mountain View, California on September 16, 2014. The rapper has sued Cash Money Records for $51 million.

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  9. Lil Wayne Sues Birdman's Cash Money -- I Want OutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TMZ.com

    Lil Wayne has made good on his promise to go after Cash Money ... because he's filed a lawsuit asking a judge to end his contract with Birdman 's label. According to the lawsuit, obtained by TMZ, Wayne says Birdman and company violated the deal by withholding tens of millions of dollars Cash Money owes him for his long-delayed album, "Tha Carter V." Wayne claims because Cash Money is refusing to pay, he's entitled to walk.

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  10. Mixtape Of The Week: Lil Wayne Sorry 4 The Wait 2Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stereogum

    We have to talk about historical perspective when we're talking about mixtapes, and we have Lil Wayne to thank and to blame for that. Lil Wayne wasn't the only one releasing great mixtapes during his mid-'00s monster run, and he wasn't even the only one who was releasing mixtapes that were arguably better than his albums.

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  11. 25 Things Lil Wayne, Drake and Nicki Minaj Can Rap Instead of 'Cash Money'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MuchMusic.com

    For sure you can contact me if I win a contest, qualify for opportunities like getting rewards or going to Much events based on what I do at Much.ca For sure you can contact me if I win a contest, qualify for opportunities like getting rewards or going to Much events based on what I do at Much.ca Lil Wayne has announced that he wants out of his contract with label Cash Money and plans on taking artists Nicki Minaj and Drake with him. Wayne, who heads Young Money, is suing Cash Money head Birdman, saying he's owed an $8 million advance for his album Tha Carter V .

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  12. Lil Wayne Plans to Take Drake and Nicki Minaj Off Cash Money RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hypebeast.com

    After walking away from Cash Money due to multiple delays in the release of his highly anticipated Tha Carter V , Lil Wayne has revealed plans to take Drake and Nicki Minaj with him, in addition to suing label head Birdman for $8 million USD. According to reports the Young Money roster is technically under contract with Weezy and he wants to ensure that it remains that way.

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  13. Hear Lil Wayne Team Up With Migos on 'Amazing Amy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Billboard

    The release of Lil Wayne 's Tha Carter V has been delayed again, but the rapper is doing his best to keep supplying his fans with new music despite label shenanigans. Last week he put out a mixtape , Sorry 4 The Wait 2 , and this week another new track surfaced featuring Wayne alongside Atlanta's star trio of young rappers, Migos .

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  14. Lil Wayne, Drake and Nicki Minaj at Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Billboard

    On top of reportedly planning to sue Birdman in order to be released from his contract -- and claims that he's owed an $8 million advance for the yet-to-be released Tha Carter V -- Weezy is demanding he leaves Cash Money Records with all Young Money Entertainment artists. A possible setback in Lil Wayne's plan may be that the Young Money artists have distribution deals with Cash Money, which may have to be resolved in court.

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  15. Lil Wayne plans to 'take Nicki Minaj and Drake with him' when he leaves Cash Money RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... claims he has no memory of gang raping her - but says he found photos of the attack on his phone the day after Lil Wayne reportedly plans to take his Young Money artists Nicki Minaj and Drake with him when he leaves Cash Money Records. The label ...

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  16. Lil Wayne Wants Drake And Nicki Minaj Off Cash MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vibe

    Lil Wayne wants to protect all his investments, which is why the Young Money quarterback plans on taking Drake and Nicki Minaj with him once he leaves Cash Money. According to TMZ, Weezy is suing Birdman for his release from Cash Money and for $8 million in what he claims is his owed advance from Tha Carter V album.

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  17. Lil Wayne 'taking Minaj and Drake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Music-News.com

    The 32-year-old rapper is currently feuding with the hip hop label, blaming them for delaying the release of his new album, Tha Carter V. And TMZ claims the disagreement has escalated, with Wayne threatening to sue Cash Money in addition to taking away their biggest acts, Drake and Nicki Minaj. 'Drake, Nicki, Christina Milian, and Lil Twist are all signed to Wayne's label.

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  18. Another apology from Lil WayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Bangor Daily News

    Every day's a new adventure for Lil Wayne fans. If we're not obsessed with the street date for Wayne's apparently forthcoming album "Carter V," we're chasing guest verses, wondering about his health or discovering some weird line from an old track we'd never heard before.

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  19. Big Sean to Release 'Dark Sky Paradise' Album on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Billboard

    ... Mustard, DJ Khaled , Boi-1da, DJ Dahi and more. Dark Sky Paradise will also feature guest verses by Kanye West and Lil Wayne , according to Miss Info . Big Sean also previewed the album's Drake collaboration while in San Diego this past weekend. ...

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  20. Lil Wayne Suing Birdman And Cash Money Records For $8 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | ContactMusic.com

    As the release of his 11th studio album 'Tha Carter V' is still unknown, Weezy is reportedly filing an $8 million lawsuit against the co-founder of the record label. Early last month Lil Wayne publically criticised his current label Cash Money Records over the delay of his highly-anticipated new album 'Tha Carter V,' and as the release date is still unknown, Weezy is now looking to sue Cash Money co-founder Birdman for $8 million.

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