It isn't all good news for Lil Wayne today. According to TMZ, singer Karma Ann Swanepoel filed a lawsuit in Louisiana saying Weezy used her song "Once" to make his track called "I Feel Like Dying." Lil Wayne's 'Dying' has a sped-up sample while Karma's "Once" is a folk ballad. The singer is claiming that Weezy's label had been trying to reach an agreement with her to use the track but Weezy has had it on his MySpace page along with using it on mixtapes.
In other news, Lil Wayne will be acting in a new film called 'The Patriots' with Forest Whitaker and recently it was announced that he will also star in the next installment of The Fast And The Furious series. The 3rd part of the 'Countdown To Tha Carter III' was released today [watch here] as Wayne prepares to perform on "The BET Awards" next month (airing June 24th). Tha Carter III hits stores on June 10.
Countdown To Tha Carter III (part 3)