NBA YoungBoy Compares Label Deals to Slavery, Made Nothing from YouTube

‘;   DJ Akademiks recently chopped it up with NBA YoungBoy on Clubhouse for his “Off the Record” podcast, and the Baton Rouge native shared his thoughts on record labels. In a clip from the sit-down, YoungBoy said artists don’t get what they deserve, as he told Akademiks that artists are lucky to see 10% of the money they make. When Akademiks asked YoungBoy what he’d do if Atlantic came to him with $10 million, he responded by saying they’ve never came to him with $10 million. YoungBoy then stated…

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Judge Dismisses $20 Million Lawsuit Against Lil Wayne

Update 10/15/2021 11:06am: Lil Wayne’s former attorney Ronald Sweeney became Lil Wayne’s manager following the firing of Wayne’s former manager Cortez Bryant. Since then, Sweeney filed a claim saying that Weezy denied him of commissions and also didn’t pay him for services he gave while Wayne was dealing with legal issues involving Cash Money Records. The suit filed by Sweeney said that Weezy refused to pay “his promised 10% of the recovery from lawsuits, 10% of the sale of master recordings owned by Lil Wayne’s record label and then 17%…

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Birdman Calls Out Irv Gotti For Detailing Lil Wayne’s Cash Money Contract

Birdman has been recently doing damage control to go against the narrative that he’s allegedly done some of his artists wrong with their business deals. Lil Wayne’s issues with Cash Money Records have been the most glaring, with people like Irv Gotti speaking on Wayne’s situation in the past. In 2017, Gotti appeared on Complex’s ‘Everyday Struggle,’ where he spoke about how Birdman should pay Wayne. Since then, Wayne and Birdman reportedly have squashed their issues, with Birdman saying he and Wayne linked on New Year’s Eve a few years back.…

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Birdman Says He’s Done More For Hip-Hop Than Diddy And Jay-Z

  Birdman is regarded as one of the more successful rap moguls of his generation, having built Cash Money Records into one of the biggest record labels in the game. But during an appearance on Big Bank and DJ Scream’s Big Facts podcast, the New Orleans native spoke on his belief that he’s reached higher heights in the music industry than his peers in hip- hop, including Jay-Z, Diddy, and Russell Simmons.   “As a man, I accomplished more than all of them. And I don’t say that in a disrespectful way. I’m not trying to…

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Birdman Addresses Kissing Lil Wayne on the Lips

Birdman recently sat down with Big Bank, DJ Scream, and Baby Jade for the BIG FACTS podcast, and he was asked about videos and photos of him kissing Lil Wayne on the mouth. Birdman explained, “”I always looked at Wayne as my son and I always looked at it like, ’cause I was in the streets, and I thought this might be the last time he ever see me. Cause I was living like that. That’s what that sh*t really started from ’cause I thought that every night I leave,…

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WACK 100 SAYS HE WARNED POP SMOKE THROUGH BIRDMAN TO DITCH AIRBNB WHERE HE WAS KILLED

Pop Smoke’s 2020 murder at a Los Angeles area Airbnb is still resonating with Hip Hop as his alleged killers are set to stand trial. Numerous individuals have spoken up about the Brooklyn rapper’s untimely murder but noted West Coast manager Wack 100 says Pop’s death could have been prevented. During a recent visit to the No Jumper Podcast, Wack informed host Adam22 and company how certain unwritten rules for up and coming artists need to be met when visiting the West Coast and avoiding all private residences in the process.   “Go check into that…

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Birdman Guarantees B.G. Will Be Released from Prison “Soon”

Birdman boasts over 4 million followers on Instagram, and he rarely posts. However, he took to his page to let fans know that original Hot Boys rapper B.G. will be released from prison soon. Birdman shared a recent photo of B.G. along with the caption, “Be home soon guaranteed @new_bghollyhood cashmoney4L chopper city #RICHGANG.” Late last year, B.G. submitted a request for compassionate release due to the coronavirus pandemic, as he hoped to serve the last four years of his sentence on house arrest. B.G.’s lawyer, Robert Jenkins, told the…

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Benny Boom On Working With Bryan “Birdman” Williams To Produce New Film “Tazmanian Devil,” His Philly Roots And More

Check out this sit down with legendary director Benny Boom. Benny walks us through his new movie “Tazmanian Devil,” talks about his Philly roots and reveals details on a new project about some rap legends. In celebration of his 20th year in the film industry, director and producer Benny Boom links with Birdman to put out a new movie about manhood, cross-culturalism, faith and pledging. As a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Boom understood the premise of Solomon ___ script from the moment he first read it. He…

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