Tag: Wayne

NME Festival blog: Watch Blink-182 present Lil Wayne with a birthday joint on stage

The unlikely touring buddies finished their set of co-headlining dates last week Blink-182 presented Lil Wayne with a birthday joint on stage during the latter’s set in Brooklyn last week – watch fan-shot footage of the moment below. The two artists have been touring together frequently over the summer, and wound up their co-headlining set […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Lil Wayne remix Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ at Lollapalooza

Will the remixes ever end? Lollapalooza kicked off this weekend in Chicago, and Lil Wayne took the chance to perform a remix of Lil Nas X‘s record-breaking ‘Old Town Road’ during his set. Aside from paying homage to the Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus chart-topper, Lil Wayne also ran through a selection of […]

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NME Festival blog: Lil Wayne “won’t be quitting” Blink-182 tour after walking off-stage mid-set

The rapper left the stage in Virginia after playing only four songs Lil Wayne has confirmed that he will continue to tour with Blink-182, one day after he walked off stage midway through his set. The rapper got through only four songs at the Jiffy Lube Live Arena in Bristow, Virginia last night (July 11) […]

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NME Festival blog: ‘Game of Thrones’ star cast as Bruce Wayne in ‘Titans’ season 2

A new live-action Bruce Wayne…. Game of Thrones actor Iain Glen is to portray Bruce Wayne in the next series of Titans, it’s been announced. Glen will play an older version of Wayne in the DC Universe TV show, which is slated to return to Netflix this Autumn. #GameofThrones star Iain Glen has been cast as […]

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NME Festival blog: Tame Impala, Janelle Monáe and Lil Wayne lead first names for Lollapalooza 2019

The Chicago festival will return to Grant Park in August The first names for Lollapalooza 2019 have been announced, led by Tame Impala, Janelle Monáe, and Lil Wayne. The Chicago festival will take place in the city’s Grant Park between August 1-4. Tickets are on sale now. The line-up announcement was made today (March 19) […]

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NME Festival blog: racist John Wayne interview from 1971 resurfaces online

The screen icon died in 1979 A notorious interview with screen icon John Wayne where he said he ‘believes in white supremacy’ has resurfaced to fresh controversy online. The Western actor who starred in films such as True Grit and The Quiet Man told Playboy in 1971 that “Hollywood studios are carrying their tokenism a […]

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NME Festival blog: Lil Wayne hospitalised after multiple seizures

Lil Wayne has been hospitalised after suffering multiple seizures. As TMZ reports, the 34-year-old rapper was found unconscious in his hotel room in Chicago on Sunday afternoon, before being taken to a local hospital where he is currently receiving treatment. His concert in Las Vegas last night was subsequently cancelled. Wayne, real name Dwayne Michael […]

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