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Lil Wayne Gets Real About Life Behind Bars In New Memoir

'Gone 'Til November' drops Oct. 11. 

Lil Wayne is giving fans a look into life behind bars in his upcoming book, Gone ’Til November: A Jounral of Rikers Island out next month. The book features various journal entries from Weezy during his eight-month bid on Rikers Island in 2010.

According to excerpts from the New York Post, Wayne talks about Drake sleeping with his girlfriend, details a gay wedding in jail, and reveals that Kanye West and Diddy were among his visitors.

On the wedding between two male inmates, Weezy describes hanging toilet paper on the walls alongside his fellow inmates and toasting the nuptials with Gatorade, which he called “liquid gold in this b*tch.”

“Imagine seeing grown-a** men in jail hanging tissue for wedding decorations. AND one of them is Lil Wayne. Crazy,” he wrote.

As for the heartbreaking betrayal of his now ex-girlfriend and Drake — Weezy describes the moment when his Young Money protégé came to confess.

“Finding out that she f*cked Drake was the absolute worst thing I could have found out,” he admits. “Drizzy came to see me, he was like, ‘Yeah, it’s true’. Damn! This is the type of sh*t a man never wants to find out while he is locked up.”

In another interesting tidbit, Wayne says two female guards got in trouble for trying to visit him, but the incident made him more optimistic about jail. “Maybe there will be some female groupies in this b*tch after all,” wrote Tunechi.

Being that he had to go without sex for a grueling eight months, Wayne figured he’d get a little pleasure by having a lady friend visit him, with no panties on. Unfortunately for the New Orleans rapper, he never got to recreate that “Basic Instinct” moment because “they have extensive-a** searches” for Riker’s visitors.

“They made her put on a pair of boxers because they knew she didn’t have on panties,” he wrote. “Damn!”

Of course, the full jail experience was more than panty-free visitors, inmates tying the knot, and Drake’s sleeping with his girlfriend. Life on Rikers Island provided Wayne with a creative epiphany. “I always thought I needed things like being high with my n?*ggas, a Bugatti, a dope-ass crib or some big-booty b*tches to be creative,” he explained. “But once it was taken away from me, my creativity was put to the ultimate test.”

Gone 'Til November drops Oct. 11.

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Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj are hitting the road. The duo will team up for an upcoming U.S. tour set to kick off this summer, Brown confirmed via social media Friday (April 19) after Variety reported that the tour would begin in the fall.

A potential Sept. 13 concert at New Jersey’s Prudential Center was added to the venue's website and later deleted. The site listed Brown as the marquee act, while Minaj was a featured performer.

Besides going on tour together, Minaj makes an appearance on Brown’s newly released single “Wobble Up,” which also features G-Eazy. The track is the latest music collaboration from Brown and Minaj who have worked together a few times over the years.

News of the joint tour comes a day after it was reported that Minaj parted ways with her longtime management team. The “Gonja Burns” rapper was originally billed to hit the road with Future for the North American leg of her Queen tour but the jaunt was cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. The Queens native recently finished up her European tour with Juice WRLD as her special guest.

Last Sunday, Minaj took the stage as a surprise guest for week one of Ariana Grande’s headlining set at the 2019 Coachella Valley Music Festival. It’s unclear if she will hit the stage when Grande returns to perform for week two of Coachella on April 21.

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Report: Ariana Grande Got Paid Twice As Much As Beyoncé For Coachella

Update: 12:42 pm ET (April 19, 2019) - There are conflicting reports regarding the earnings that Beyonce obtained for her Coachella performance. According to The Blast's sources, the singer received approximately the same amount as Ariana Grande.

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As fans continue to marvel at Beyonce's historical Coachella performance in the Netflix documentary, Homecoming, a new report about the pay discrepancy amongst the festival's headliners is also grabbing people's attention. According to Variety, Ariana Grande got paid double of what Bey earned for her performance.

Grande reportedly made $8 million from the festival, while Beyoncé only took home an estimated $3 to $4 million.

This certainly seems a little odd to fans due to a handful of reasons. For one, Beyoncé is a much more seasoned artist. Additionally, her headlining show, also known as BeyChella, was a historical moment that drew millions of viewers.

Grande also made history this year as the youngest artist to ever headline the three-day event, but the U.S. pay gap may have more to do with the huge difference between their paychecks. Black women make approximately 65 cents to every dollar earned by their white male counterparts. By contrast, white women earn 83 cents to every dollar earned by white men, according to the Pew Research Center.

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Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, And More Join Lil Dicky's Animated "Earth" Music Video

Lil Dicky enlisted a wide range of A-list celebrities for his animated video 'Earth,' which aims to celebrate our home just time for Earth Day (April 22).

Rappers Snoop Dogg, Lil Yachty, Tory Lanez and Wiz Khalifa as well as John Legend, Kevin Hart, Lil Jon, Miguel and Bad Bunny voice different wild animals in the seven-minute visual, which dropped on Friday (April 19). Other voices include Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, and Leonardo DiCaprio, among several others.

The track was originally supposed to be about animals, however Lil Dicky realized he wanted to use the track to raise awareness about climate change and environmentalism.

"As I started thinking about my song, I thought, 'It’s probably a good thing that all the profits that come from this song go to charities involved in saving the environment,'" he explained to Rolling Stone. "It was always in my head that this was going to be something that helped raise money for environmental issues, but I didn’t really know the facts. I looked into it and was blown away."

Dicky says that he was working on the song for about two-and-a-half years before it was released. It's quintessential Lil Dicky, but it's also informative.

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