Lil Wayne Is Releasing a Book About His Time in Prison
Lil Wayne is releasing a book about his time spent in prison called Gone 'Til November: A Journal of Rikers Island. The book is slated to come out on October 11.
According to Penguin Books, "From rap superstar Lil Wayne comes the long-awaited GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER, a deeply personal and revealing account of his time spent incarcerated on Rikers Island for eight months in 2010."
Weezy spent eight months incarcerated for criminal possession of a firearm and marijuana. He was released on November 4, 2010 on good behavior.
In case you missed it, check out Tunechi's collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign, Wiz Khalifa and Logic on "Sucker for Pain," a track off the upcoming Suicide Squad soundtrack. Previously, Weezy linked up with fellow New Orleans native Roy Demeo for "Chico," a track off Demeo's upcoming DJ Drama-hosted project, Kingpin, set to drop in July.
If you want to catch Wayne in concert, you can see him at the annual Made in America festival in Philadelphia. This year's event will be taking place on September 3 and 4 at Philly's Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The Carter rapper will be performing alongside other major acts including 2 Chainz, Chance The Rapper, Rihanna, Travi$ Scott and A$AP Ferg.
Keep it locked to XXL as more information about Gone 'Til November emerges, and stay tuned for more music from Weezy.
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