The saga between Lil’ Wayne and Cash Money Records continues. Just days after news broke that Young Money rapper was suing Birdman and Cash Money for $8 million, a new report reveals that Weezy is asking to end his contract with Cash Money and a filed lawsuit of $51 million.
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TMZ has obtained lawsuit files where Wayne states Birdman and Cash Money have withheld tens of millions of dollars Cash Money owes him for the yet-to-be-released album Tha Carter V.
Due to Cash Money’s refusal to pay, Lil’ Wayne feels he’s entitled to leave the label. Along with suing Birdman for $51 million, the rap superstar wants a judge to declare he has joint copyright ownernership of all Young Money recordings, including artists Drake, Nicki Minaj, Tyga and others.