Lil Wayne is making his disdain for the Recording Academy recognized as soon as extra simply sooner or later after the 63rd annual Grammy Awards.
He tweeted “F-k the Grammys” on Monday morning (March 15) in a similar explicit fashion to Zayn’s missive. However in contrast to the No person is Listening singer’s name for inclusion and transparency within the nominating course of, Weezy has taken his most up-to-date shutout personally.
In December, the 38-year-old rapper wondered aloud on Twitter why he wasn’t invited or nominated on this yr’s ceremony. “As an artist, once I see da Grammys developing & I’m not concerned nor invited; I ponder. Is it me, my musik, or simply one other technicality?” he contemplated. “I go searching w respect & surprise competitively am I unfit?! Then I go searching & see 5 Grammys wanting bak at me & I am going to the studio.”
Weezy took house 4 awards in a single evening on the 2009 Grammy Awards for finest rap solo efficiency for “A Milli,” finest rap track for “Lollipop,” finest rap efficiency by a duo or group for his “Swagga Like Us” collab and finest rap album for Tha Carter III. He later took house the Grammy Award for finest rap efficiency for “No Downside” in 2017.
His thirteenth studio album Funeral, which topped the Billboard 200 chart in February 2020, was absent from the final or rap classes, however it obtained a Grammy nomination for finest recording bundle. The award would have gone to artwork director Kyle Goen, not Weezy, had Funeral received, however it misplaced to The Desert Classes’ Vols. 11 & 12.