Lil Wayne Pushes ‘The Carter V’ Release To December: Morning Mix
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:: It was previously announced the upcoming albums from Young Money labelmates Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj would be delayed. At the time, the “Anaconda” diva was the only one to have a set date for The Pinkprint (it’s now December 15). But now, her rap counterpart has an official release. Lil Wayne was supposed to drop Tha Carter V on Tuesday (October 28), but it will be coming on December 9 as a two-part record. [Rap-Up]
:: Live Nation and Founders Entertainment plan to give NYC its first-ever country music festival. Set for June 26-28 at Randall’s Island, the event will feature artists like Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, and Brad Paisley. [Billboard]
:: The Rolling Stones are the type of legendary rock band who cannot be touched. Which is why they have the power to sell a $5,000 coffee-table book. Titled The Rolling Stones, it will be a 500-plus-page deluxe edition book. If you’re crazy enough to buy it, it’s due in December. Or, you can just buy the standard version for $150. [Spin]
:: A$AP Rocky and his model girlfriend Chanel Iman have reportedly called it quits. The former couple were only dating for a year and cited busy travel schedules as the cause for the split. [Billboard]
Find out below what music you can catch on TV today.
:: Good Morning America (ABC) — Taylor Swift :: The View (ABC) — Nelly :: The Talk (CBS) — Taylor Swift :: The Queen Latifah Show (syndicated) — T.I. :: Conan (TBS) — The War On Drugs :: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Smokey Robinson with Aloe Blacc & JC Chasez :: Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC) — Broods :: The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Comedy Central) — Spoon