Post Malone was reportedly added to Lil Wayne’s lengthy awaited album, Tha Carter V, the evening earlier than it was launched. But when the 23-track venture arrived on Thursday evening (September 27), Post’s title was noticeably absent.
Drake, who was additionally rumored to be on the album, didn’t make the ultimate reduce both. Both artists have been supposed to seem on the “What About Me” observe, based on Johnny Yukon who co-wrote the tune.
“The preliminary thought was to get Drake on it,” Yukon stated in an interview with Rolling Stone. “That was one thing Lil Wayne] stated to me that evening he recorded his vocals]… Then there have been emails forwards and backwards—‘They suppose Drake’s going to get on it.’”
“The final thing we heard about it, round a 12 months and a half in the past, whereas we have been sending the tune forwards and backwards, making edits …. at that time, the emails have been like, ‘Drake’s gonna reduce to it’ …] I don’t know what occurred. We didn’t discover out that Drake was formally not going to be on it till this week.”
After discovering out Drake wasn’t going to be on the tune, Wayne began trying to find one other artist to take his place and that’s once they selected Posty.
“There is a model of ‘What About Me’] that Post reduce actually this week,” Yukon confirmed. “But] one thing occurred, I don’t know what. Something obtained delivered unsuitable. That all occurred final evening.”
Despite the hiccups, Tha C5 was delivered as promised on Weezy’s 36th birthday and featured Nicki Minaj, Travis Scott, the late XXXTENTACION and extra.