News: T.I. Unloads More TMZ Disses, Provides Lil Wayne Update [Video]
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 11:55PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. is not done airing out his issues toward gossip website TMZ, going from some Twitter disses to a public tantrum at this month's South By Southwest music festival.
During a performance, Tip updated fans on Lil Wayne in light of inital life-threatening reports courtesy of the site.
"And I want to say this, man," Tip told a screaming crowd at SXSW. "One love to my n*gga Lil Wayne. I spoke with my n*gga, he aight, man. TMZ's some real f*ck n*ggas for putting that motherf*cking bullsh*t out, yo! He aight. Keep him in your prayers, he's going to be back turning up on them suckers in a minute. Let's ride!" (Midwest Leak)
Days prior, Tip aired out his personal frustrations through Twitter.
"Just holla'd @my Lil bruh Tunechi...& he skraight! TMZ some f*ck-n*ggaz for reporting that h*e-a**-sh*t!!! That man daughter is like mines.," Tip tweeted late Friday (March 15) night.
"That sh*&t surely got his mama hurtin,his kids hurtin,& he got true to da game patnas like me & Othas who ready to RIDE bout all da f*ck sh*t"
"... #nowthankitsagamenigga!!!" (T.I.'s Twitter)
Young Money president Mack Maine also went after TMZ Friday night.
"Wayne is alive and well! We watching the Syracuse game...thanks for the prayers and concern..he will update you all soon. #love," he tweeted March 15th.
"We will be releasing an official statement shortly but dont believe the nonsense about comas and tubes to breathe...that's false!!"
"@TMZ it's certain sh*t you should not talk about or play with if u don't kno what u talking bout....don't deceive the fans or the people"
"@TMZ and definitely don't try to kill a man before his time....so from the bottom of my soul and on behalf of my fam......F*CK YOU" (Mack Maine's Twitter)
A Young Money publicist confirmed Weezy suffered a seizure heading into the weekend.
Sarah Cunningham, a publicist with the Young Money record label, acknowledged that Lil Wayne had a seizure. The public relations department at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the Los Angeles hospital where the rapper is reportedly being treated, did not confirm or deny that Lil Wayne is there, per its policy. The rapper's independent publicist, Kia Selby, said only, "Lil Wayne is doing well." She strongly denied reports he was in a medically induced coma, as reported by TMZ. (CNN)
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