After Lil Wayne's Tha Carter V did not floor on-line final week, followers had been left feeling spurned, although rumors instructed the challenge's launch was imminent. On Tuesday (Sept. 25), Wayne shifted everybody's temper when he posted on Twitter that he had an announcement to make at 5 p.m. ET, and when the time got here, he introduced that he would launch his elusive album on Friday -- proper on the tail finish of his Sept. 27 birthday.
In a three-minute clip, Wayne detailed his path to CV and thanked followers for his or her persistence.
"I heard there was a misunderstanding in regards to the launch date of Tha CV. I heard y'all obtained a bit of combined up and y'all thought it was going to be launched like final week or one thing. Well, I would love so that you can know that since y'all caught with me and hung in there anyway for just like the previous 4, 5 years, by all of this -- y'all obtained me feeling like Tiger Woods with this comeback -- however on my birthday, I even have one thing particular: I might be releasing Tha Carter V," he stated.
Toward the tip of the video, Wayne posted the quilt artwork for CV, which sticks to the collection' childhood theme, and portrays a youthful model of Weezy standing alongside his mom. "Honestly, my followers, my supporters, the world, you understand, after all, it's God and my household first, and I'm nothing, completely nothing," says Tunechi.
To maintain followers on their toes, Wayne has put in a countdown on his web site for Tha Carter V, which is able to proceed to run till the album's launch date.
Check out Wayne's announcement under.