Music mogul announces Funeral (Deluxe Edition) coming soon
Lil Wayne has released an extended music video for “Piano Trap” and “Not Me” – two tracks off his chart-topping album, Funeral. Directed by Ricky x Willis, the thrilling visual features Wayne landing stunts at the skatepark.
On Friday (April 24th), Wayne hosted the first-ever episode of Young Money Radio on Apple Music, which featured an all-star lineup of guests, including New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell, Jedrick Wills Jr., Deion Sanders, Lil Baby, Travis Scott, Babyface and Jessie Reyez. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Wayne announced his non-profit, One Family Foundation, and Apple Music are donating $200,000 to New Orleans via World Central Kitchen. During the live broadcast, Lil Baby previewed an unreleased track from his forthcoming project followed by Wayne who previewed two unreleased tracks featuring Jessie Reyez and Tory Lanez, which are slated to be included in the forthcoming deluxe version of Funeral.
Released via Young Money Records/Republic Records, Funeral debuted at No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200 Chart. Funeral marks Wayne’s fifth No. 1 album on the U.S. Billboard 200 Chart, joining Tha Carter V (2018), Tha Carter IV (2011), I Am Not a Human Being (2010) and Tha Carter III (2008).
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