Lil Wayne To Perform At 2023 VMAs After Releasing New Single, ‘Kat Food’

Lil Wayne To Perform At 2023 VMAs After Releasing New Single, ‘Kat Food’

Lil Wayne is set to take the stage at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards, captivating fans with his iconic style and unparalleled talent. Fresh off the release of his latest single, “Kat Food,” on September 1st, the rap legend continues to make waves in the music industry.

Lil Wayne x 2023 VMAs

With an impressive track record, boasting five Grammy awards, and two VMAs under his belt, Lil Wayne is a force to be reckoned with. This year, he has been nominated for “Best Hip-Hop” for his single “Kant Nobody,” featuring Swizz Beatz and the late DMX

In addition, the Louisiana artist collaborated with Swizz Beatz on the album Hip-Hop 50 Vol. 2, contributing to the track “This Sh*t Right Here.”

‘Tha Carter 6’: Stay Tuned

Amidst his sold-out Welcome to Tha Carter Tour, Lil Wayne’s upcoming performance at the VMAs adds yet another highlight to his already illustrious career. Fans can also anticipate the release of his highly anticipated album, Tha Carter 6, in the near future.
Recognizing his enduring impact on the genre, Lil Wayne will also be honored with the BMI Icon Award at the BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards on September 6. This accolade acknowledges his remarkable contribution to rap music, which has spanned over two decades.

Updated By: Chris Samuel (9/5/23 at 3:59 pm)

Lil Wayne Set To Release New Music On The Same Day As Nicki Minaj

Lil Wayne is making waves in the music industry once again as he prepares to drop new music. The Grammy-winning artist will bring the heat with his upcoming release, “Kat Food,” on the same day Nicki Minaj will be dropping “Last Time I Saw You.”

All About ‘Kat Food’

Lil Wayne is making a long-awaited comeback to the hip-hop scene. The New Orleans rap legend’s new single, “Kat Food,” is scheduled to hit the airwaves on September 1. 

Interestingly, this release coincides with another highly-anticipated track by Wayne’s frequent collaborator and Young Money labelmate, Nicki Minaj. The Queen of Rap is also releasing “Last Time I Saw You,” a track from her upcoming album Pink Friday 2, on the same day.

The cover art for the Louisiana native’s new song features an intriguing image of a cat sticking its tongue out, with the rapper’s name etched into its tongue. 

‘The Goat Is Back’

The announcement of the upcoming release has sparked reactions from fans and music enthusiasts alike. 

Users on X expressed their excitement, with one proclaiming that “the 🐐 is back,” while another couldn’t help but comment on the unique cover art, humorously stating, “why does Wayne always have the worst f*cking album covers.” 

While Lil Wayne’s new single is generating a buzz, it is unclear whether “Kat Food” will be included in his highly-anticipated album, Tha Carter 6, which has yet to receive an official release date. 

On the other hand, fans can expect Nicki Minaj’s album, Pink Friday 2, to drop on November 17

‘Good Morning’ With Skip Bayless

In other exciting news from Lil Wayne, he recently released a new song titled “Good Morning,” which serves as the theme song for the sports debate show, Undisputed. The “Fireman” rapper will also be joining show host Skip Bayless every Friday on FS1, bringing his unique perspective and lyrical skills to the world of sports.


As we eagerly anticipate the release of Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj’s new tracks, it’s worth noting that another rap heavyweight, Kanye West, is also gearing up to drop new music. Reports suggest that West has been hard at work throughout the summer, and an album from him is on the horizon.

Originally Written by: Chris Samuel

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