Last Lap: Lil Wayne Trading The Recording Booth For The Skate Board

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LIL WAYNE TAKING A BREAK FROM RAP SO HE CAN SKATEBOARD
“I feel like the fans deserve a little No Wayne. I’ve been everywhere, man. I’ve been out on everybody’s song, I’m still on everybody’s song,” says Wristguard Weezy. “I believe the fans deserve some peace from me, so I’ll be on my skateboard in the meantime.” [MTV]

MILEY CYRUS‘ SISTER JOINS THE FAMILY TRADE
Brandi Cyrus, one half of L.A. duo Frank + Derol, sings like an angel, apparently. “Barely Love You Too,” is a lovely first go. [Spin]

CARRIE UNDERWOOD AND BRAD PAISLEY TO HOST CMA AWARDS AGAIN
This will be their fifth go at the gig. The show airs live from Nashville on November 1st. [Idolator]

KENDRICK LAMAR TAKES A DIP IN NEW “SWIMMING POOL (DRANK)” VIDEO
Lady Gaga’s new favorite rapper drinks up and dives in in the video for the first single off his highly-anticipated debut good kid m.A.A.d city, due October 2. [Rap-Up]