(News) Lil Wayne Dropped By Mountain Dew

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Lil Wayne’s apology for his Emmett Till lyric wasn’t enough to save his endorsement deal with PepsiCo’s Mountain Dew. The company has officially dropped the rapper.

The father of four teamed with the brand for an extensive DeWeezy Ad Campaign, announced last year. The split was said to be “amicable.”

From the Associated Press:

PepsiCo said in a statement late Friday that Wayne’s “offensive reference to a revered civil rights icon does not reflect the values of our brand.” It declined to provide any further comment.

A publicist for Lil Wayne, Sarah Cunningham, said in a statement that the split was due to “creative differences” and that it was an amicable parting.

“That’s about all I can tell you at this time,” the statement from Wayne’s publicist said.

The controversy erupted after Wayne made the reference to Till on Future’s song “Karate Chop” earlier this year. He refers to beating Continue reading

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Yesterday, The Based God announced through his Twitter account that he will be trying out for the Golden State Warriors in October. Take a look at the official announcement below.

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(News) Lil Wayne Announces Dedication 4 Official Release Date

Heeeeeeeeeeeeeeey yall!

With one simple tweet, all of Lil Wayne’s questions about the release of his upcoming mixtape, Dedication 4, have been answered.  He initially was supposed to drop the mixtape on August 14th, but pulled back because he didn’t want to interfere with his boy 2 Chainz’s debut album sales.  The new release date for his Dedication 4 mixtape will be August 30th, as Wayne tweeted:

“D4 aug-30”