American rapper Lil Wayne during a past live performance.
American rapper Lil Wayne’s long-awaited album Tha Carter V is generating a lot of chatter just hours after its release on Thursday night.
The album, which is finally out after six long years, is Lil Wayne’s twelfth studio album.
It has 23 tracks featuring Lil Wayne’s daughter Reginae Carter and a prominent sample of English singer Sampha.
The album features other hip hop big names such as Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott and Snoop Dogg.
Also featured in the album is Nicki Minaj, Ashanti, Nivea and vocals from XXXTentacion, who was shot and killed earlier this year.
Production on the album comes courtesy of longtime collaborator Mannie Fresh, Swizz Beatz, Metro Boomin, Ben Billions and many others.
Fans around the globe logged on, tuned in and shared their thoughts on social media, turning #CarterV into a trending topic.
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