Breaking News: Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter lV Dropping Nov 5th
Cash Money/Young Money recording artist Lil Wayne is currently serving an eight months prison bid upstate Rikers Island, In New York. Wayne is scheduled to be released on November 4th, a day later Wayne will be dropping his forthcoming LP Tha Carter lV as well as having a welcome home concert the same exact day, but before all of that, Wayne will be releasing his forthcoming EP I am Not A Human Being on his birthday September 27th.
During an interview with MTV News, Young Money president Mack Maine said, “Tha Carter IV plans we had and still have are to put Tha Carter IV out the day he comes out [of prison], He had so many songs for Tha Carter IV, we said let’s just put these 10 songs out [on I Am Not a Human Being] and double-back for Tha Carter IV. He has more songs for Tha Carter IV that are still strong.”
Mack says that Wayne is deeply involved in Tha Carter IV‘s song selection process despite currently serving his yearlong sentence on Rikers Island.
“It’s basically me, him, Baby and Cortez Bryant mapping it out, We had a listening session out here. It was me, Baby and Cortez. I let [Wayne] know these are the ones we picked. He already picked six of them from back there. I let him hear it over the phone. I book him a studio session — kinda like I did for the ‘Light Up’ up remix with Drake. I book him a studio session and let him listen [to tracks] over the phone. ‘Do you like this one?’ ‘Yeah?‘ ”
“Right Above It” will be the official lead single off of Wayne’s new album and it is rumored that his welcome home concert will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Credit: MTV News
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