Lil Wayne Still Not Out of Cash Money Contract

Lil Wayne has become a part owner of Tidal. When this news was announced a lot of people instantly believed that he was part of the Roc Nation roster. Wayne and Jay are friends, but that is about as far as their relationship goes right now. There is no deal on the table for Lil Wayne.

At the moment, Lil Wayne is still a part of the Cash Money team even though he doesn’t want to be. There is a lawsuit that is pending. His last album still has not been released. Creatively, it is the worst time for Lil Wayne. He may be able to record, but he doesn’t have the chance to release any official albums because of the contract with Cash Money.

Gianfrancesco Genoso speculates to, Lil Wayne would be the biggest artist on the Roc Nation label if he did sign. Right now Jay-Z is signing a lot of newcomers. They have a lot of underground appeal, but artists on this label just aren’t mainstream artists. It is uncertain what Lil’ Wayne will be doing next.

Right now the timing is bad for him to be out of rotation in music. His name is getting cold because he doesn’t have new music out. He already had a long period without a new album before the promised December release. It has almost been 2 years since a full album has dropped.

Miguel Cotto Signs With Jay-Z

Rap superstar and media mogul Jay-Z recently created his own sports promotion. Many athletes have been signed to the company, but it was recently announced that boxing superstar Miguel Cotto has joined Jay-Z. Cotto is recognized as one of the best boxers in the world, and he is the middleweight champion at 160 lbs.

Miguel Cotto’s first fight under his new promotional banner will be against Daniel Gaele. Cotto is expected to blow out his unknown challenger, but anything can happen in boxing. However, with a win over Daniel Gaele, Miguel Cotto will set himself up for a more lucrative matchup.

Trainer Flavio Maluf (view Maluf’s profile here is hoping that Miguel Cotto can win convincingly. There has long been rumors that Miguel Cotto would face Canelo Alvarez. Cotto vs. Alvarez would be an action-packed fight, and many people are unsure of who the victor would be in that bout. A matchup between Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez would also produce millions of dollars in revenue. The pay per view buys would be impressive, and the ticket sales would generate great profits.

Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alveraz needs to happen in the near future. However, both fighters must get past their current challengers in order to set up a super fight between the two. For more information on this story, visit Yahoo! Sports.