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China cracks down on 'magic' car licence plates

China's attempts to curb what is seen as widespread corruption, particularly among the armed forces, is being extended to the car park.<p>BMWs, Audis and even Bentleys with a military licence plate and senior officers at the wheel have become an increasingly common sight in the streets of China's …

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Mexican drug cartels move deeper into US to tighten grip on narcotics market

Mexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the US border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work …

The First Mobile Phone Call Was Made 40 Years Ago Today

On April 3, 1973, Motorola employee Martin Cooper stood in midtown Manhattan and placed a call to the headquarters of Bell Labs in New Jersey.<p>The first mobile phone call was made 40 years today, on April 3, 1973, by Motorola employee Martin Cooper. Using a prototype of what would become the …

Lil Wayne Sets Summer Tour Dates

After confusing and conflicting reports about his health following another recent bout with seizures, Lil Wayne has made clear he’s most definitely …

Lil Wayne Takes It ‘Back to His Roots’ on ‘I Am Not a Human Being II’

Despite Lil Wayne‘s recent medical scare that dominated music news for days, the visionary rapper is on track to release his new album, <i>I Am Not a</i> …

Lil Wayne's New Album: The Best, Worst and Weirdest Songs

Lil Wayne's new album, <i>I Am Not A Human Being II</i>, was released today by Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records, and Republic Records. It's …

Lil' Wayne's seizures: is cough syrup the cause?

As rapper Lil' Wayne recovers in hospital from a series of seizures, rumours abound as to what put him there. "Sources" say exhaustion and overwork, …

Rap Genius on Lil Wayne's I Am Not a Human Being II

<b>I Am Not a Human Being II</b><i>, the second installment of Lil Wayne's rock/aggro-rap experiment, out today, touches on a lot of the rapper's common themes. The blend of Wayne's wordplay, star power, and solid beats — not to mention guest work from Drake, 2 Chainz, Nicki Minaj, and more — makes the album</i> …

Charli XCX Is On Her ‘Marilyn Monroe Shit’ In Lil Xan’s ‘Moonlight’ Video

Hip-Hop<p>The ultimate source for all the latest hip-hop music news updates and everything hip-hop culture.<p>Issues<p>Cudi is moving forward<p>Music<p>The first …

Lil' Wayne: I Am Not a Human Being II – review

The title derives from Lil' Wayne's habit of describing himself as an alien in order to emphasise his separation from other rappers. Now that his …

Lil Wayne, Human Being: The Latter-day Stumblings of the Former Greatest Rapper Alive

The beginning of the end for Lil Wayne came on July 23, 2007. We didn’t know it at the time. But you usually don’t.<p>That night Wayne played the Beacon …

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Radio Station Removes All Rick Ross and Lil Wayne Music From Rotation

In the past few months, Lil Wayne and Rick Ross have come under fire for their, erm, questionable lyrics on Future’s “Karate Chop” and Rocko’s …

Lil Wayne's Studio Party Turned Into 'No Worries'

Inspiration can come from anywhere. For Lil Wayne, the inspiration for his hit single "No Worries" came from a regular old conversation with his …

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Lil Wayne opens up about health scare

The rapper says he is "100%" now, but he also reveals some "bad news."<p>Rapper Lil Wayne is finally opening up about the health crisis that put him in the hospital two weeks ago.<p>In a phone interview broadcast on L.A. radio station Power 106 Thursday night, Wayne (aka Weezy) said "the bad news" is …

Lil Wayne Epileptic: Rapper Opens Up About Health Condition

Lil Wayne worried friends and fans when the rapper was hospitalized for seizures in Los Angeles two weeks ago. And though Weezy had already announced that he was on the mend ("I'm good everybody. Thx for the prayers and love," he tweeted), he shed further light on his medical condition in an …

Epilepsy: What's The Condition That Caused Lil Wayne's Seizures?

The seizures that forced musician Lil Wayne to be hospitalized earlier this month were caused by epilepsy, according to news reports.<p>"The thing is, man, the bad news is, I'm an epileptic, I'm prone to seizures," Lil Wayne, who is 30, told Power 106's DJ Felli Fel. "This isn't my first, second, …

Lil Wayne Is Pretty Chill About Almost Dying and TMZ Almost Killing Him

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Just a few weeks ago, rapper Lil Wayne was not in good shape. He was checked into the ICU for six …

Lil’ Wayne Opens Up on Health Issues, MTV’s ‘Hottest MC’s’ List, New Album & More

Lil’ Wayne gave his first interview following the recent recent seizure attacks he suffered earlier this month. Calling into Power 106 LA‘s DJ Felli …

Lil Wayne Says Epilepsy Caused Seizures

Lil Wayne has disclosed the cause of seizures that recently put him in the hospital, and they have nothing to do with sizzurp, he says: He has …

Lil Wayne Explains The Real Reason Behind His 'Near-Death' Seizures

"I could've died," Lil Wayne revealed during an interview with Power 106 radio station Thursday. "This time it got real bad 'cause I had three of them in a row and on the third one, my heart rate went down to like 30 percent."<p>Despite reports that the rapper overdosed on codeine with his "purple …

Lil Wayne Reveals: 'I'm An Epileptic'

There's been a ton of questions surrounding Lil Wayne's health lately, and on Thursday, the larger-than-life rap icon put the speculation to rest …

Lil Wayne 'I COULD'VE DIED' IN ICU

Lil Wayne said publicly for the first time what we told you about 2 weeks ago ... he was near death after suffering multiple, violent seizures.<p>Wayne, …

Cardi B Already Knows How She'll Handle The Stripper Conversation With Her Daughter

Hip-Hop<p>The ultimate source for all the latest hip-hop music news updates and everything hip-hop culture.<p>Issues<p>He calls for 'a widespread ban on …

Kendrick Lamar Explains Why White Fans Shouldn't Say The 'N-Word' At His Concerts

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>TRL<p>*Sings in Simlish only from now on*<p>VMAs<p>Cardi B …

Will Lil Wayne Really Retire After Tha Carter V?

With <i>I Am Not a Human Being II,</i> Lil Wayne has officially logged in his 10th solo LP. Combine that with his staggering number of mixtapes and group …

Nicki Minaj's 'High School' Video Includes Steamy Sex Scenes With ... Lil Wayne

It's not surprising that Nicki Minaj's "High School" video features Lil Wayne. After all, he recorded a verse for the song and heads up the the label they're both signed to, Young Money. What is a bit odd, however, is the fact that the duo filmed a racy sex scene for the visuals.<p>Wayne has always …

Nicki Minaj: Lil Wayne 'Refused to Touch Me' During 'High School' Shoot

By this time, Nicki Minaj's Barbz have probably watched her steamy new video for "High School" countless times and have no doubt dissected every …

Nicki Minaj Nip Slip: Singer Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction On Set Of 'High School' Video (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Nicki Minaj has never had a problem showing some skin, but the singer recently flashed a little too much on the set of her new music video.<p>The 30-year-old singer and Lil Wayne released a behind-the-scenes preview of their new video for "High School," which was shot before the rapper was …