Lil Wayne Tour Scam Uncovered, Rep Warns of Fake Concert Bookings

Since Lil Wayne was released from Rikers Island jail earlier this month, an impostor has been attempting to set up a fake tour. A rep for his manager issued a statement today (November 16) to XXLMag.com denying the rumors that Weezy and his Young Money Family are gearing up to hit the road together this spring.

“It has come to light that an individual has been impersonating Bryant Management CEO Cortez Bryant, and Bryant Management operations manager Nina Packer, for financial gain through false bookings of a Lil Wayne featuring Young Money / Cash Money family tour,” the statement reads, referring to Wayne’s longtime manager. “Utilizing phony email addresses (cbryant@youngmoneytour2011.com and N.PACKER@YOUNGMONEYTOUR2011.COM) the individual(s) have been targeting independent promoters across the nation in an attempt to solicit dates for a Lil Wayne headlined tour featuring artists such as Nicki Minaj, Drake, Birdman and others for spring 2011.

“Lil Wayne, who is co-managed by Bryant Management and Hip Hop Since 1978, domestic tours are booked exclusively by Live Nation and Shawn Gee of SEFG, LLC,” it continues.

As previously reported, the New Orleans rapper was freed from jail on November 4 after serving eights months for a gun charge. Just yesterday his first post-Rikers appearance on wax on the remix to Birdman’s “Fire Flame,” dropped. Cash Money artist DJ Khaled said on his Twitter account that the track will appear on the duo’s forthcoming Like Father, Like Son sequel, which has yet to receive a release date. —Elan Mancini

  • Pingback: captainkangaroo » Blog Archive » New Method Signs With Avista Records, Launches New Website

  • Pingback: Halloween in Transylvania – Tour for Singles « Fresh Healthy Body

  • Pingback: Tour Hockey Homepage | Hockey Superstore

  • Pingback: Daily Recap – 11/16/10 at SNICKA

  • http://astersanly.blogspot.com diet blog

    I like the helpful information you provide in your articles. I’ll bookmark your blog and check again here regularly. I’m quite certain I’ll learn plenty of new stuff right here! Good luck for the next!

  • http://www.docstoc.com/docs/48894454/Carl-Krugers-Russian-Secrets Carl Kruger

    I like the helpful information you provide in your articles. I’ll bookmark your blog and check again here frequently. I’m quite sure I’ll learn many new stuff right here! Good luck for the next!

  • http://www.docstoc.com/docs/48894454/Carl-Krugers-Russian-Secrets Senator Carl Kruger

    Just desire to say your article is as surprising. The clearness in your post is simply excellent and i can assume you are an expert on this subject. Fine with your permission allow me to grab your RSS feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please continue the gratifying work.

  • http://www.waverunner-insurance.info Jet ski insurance

    Good work man.

  • http://www.e-papierosy.lapy.pl E-papierosy

    Good work man.

  • http://www.catalog24.cieszyn.pl Huey Steinlicht

    Fantastic!

  • http://medicaltourism.blogetery.com/ Margery Ennals

    I mean, very helpful post. Check out my blog too.

  • http://polskietaxilondyn.polskietaxilondyn.com Polskie Taxi Londyn

    As being a Very new, I am often searching on line designed for well crafted articles or blog posts that will help me personally. Gives thanks.

  • http://www.dailymotion.com/golfgame Sandi Mcduffie

    What’s Happening i’m new to this, I stumbled upon this I’ve found It absolutely useful and it has helped me out loads. I hope to contribute & help other users like its aided me. Great job.