Lil Wayne is now stepping on the gas pedal in his dispute with Cash Money Records. On Wednesday (July 5), the hip-hop star filed an amended petition in a New Orleans court, adding Universal Music Group as well as Cash Money co-owners Bryan "Birdman" Williams and Ronald "Slim" Williams to a pending suit that asserts a conspiracy and seeks more than $40 million in actual damages. Additionally, in a move that could perhaps become meaningful for artists like Drake and Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne (whose given name is Dwayne Carter Jr.) now seeks the appointment of a liquidator for Cash Money assets, a permanent injunction, plus the ability to release the eagerly anticipated Tha Carter V in any manner he chooses.
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