May 1, 2017


Lil Wayne Announces Las Vegas Residency

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Weezy F. Baby is taking over Sin City. Billboard reports that Lil Wayne will do a residency at Drai's nightclub—where he played in March—for five dates (so far) from May 27 to Oct. 29. Here's the 34-year-old's statement to the magazine:

"My first night at Drai's was magical. I'm happy we created a partnership for me to come tear down the stage at the best club in Vegas!! Wayne Newton put his stamp on Sin City, now its time for the next Wayne to do the same!"

Tunechi is set to perform on May 27, June 10, July 22, Sept. 3 and Oct. 29. Drai's Enterprises president Michael Gruber praises Mr. Carter as "an incredible talent and a guiding force in the music industry."

Recently Weezy has been seen in Nicki Minaj's "No Frauds" video alongside Drake and DJ Khaled's "I'm the One" video with Justin BieberChance the Rapper and Migos' Quavo.

Also in Vegas in the coming months will be The WhoMariah CareyBackstreet BoysThe ChainsmokersJennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin and Journey.

Listen to the Back of the Class podcast take on some controversial Lil Wayne comments at the beginning of the episode below: